NEFFA S Events
(Some experience helpful)
Note: This was the listing for the now-concluded 2019 Festival. The events for the 2020 Festival will be put here in February 2020


Friday April 12, 2019
 7:00pmKeepin' It Proper Contras DS -- Don Veino, Kingfisher -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 7:00pmEnglish country dances to Shaker tunes DS -- Melanie Axel-Lute, Alias -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:00pmGo with the Flow Contras DS -- Donna Hunt, Center Street -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:00pmEnglish Country Dances from Philly DS -- Jenny Beer, Windsor Knot, Thane Glenn -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 9:00pmFingerdances waltzes with Bob Pasquarello NS -- Bob Pasquarello -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 9:30pmHello Neighbor, Hello Shadow DS -- Dereck Kalish, The Vinegar Flies -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00pmInternational Dance NS -- Cambridge Folk Orchestra -- Middle School Dance Hall (90 min.)
 10:30pmPlayful Contras DS -- Sue Gola, Black River Ironworks -- High School Dance Hall (60 min.)

Saturday April 13, 2019
 10:00amUkulele Strum & Sing GS -- Dan Lynn Watt & Molly Lynn Watt -- High School Rm. 126 (50 min.)
 10:00amAppealing English Country Dances DS -- Miriam Newman, Hot Toddy, Agnes Coakley Cox -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00amNorumbega Tunebook Singing GS -- Norumbega Harmony -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 10:00amInternational Folk Dance Party NS -- Panharmonium -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 11:00amNo Circle Becket Contras DS -- Bob Golder, Roaring Jelly -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 11:00amIntermediate Waltz Workshop TS -- Ret Turner, Peggy Leiby, Spare Change -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 12:00noonBalkan Dance Party NS -- Gogofski -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 12:00noonModern Classic Contras DS -- Sue Rosen, The Bone Folders -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 12:00noonEnglish Impropriety DS -- Brooke Friendly, Intuition -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmEnglish Country Dance Tune Jam Session GS -- Hot Toddy -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 1:00pmNorth Atlantic Social Dance DS -- Spaelimenn, Charlie Pilzer -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 1:00pmTriple Play Contras DS -- David Millstone, Festival Orchestra -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmRousing Russian Dances TS -- Murray Spiegel, Randi Spiegel, Bjelalitsa Chorus, Murray Spiegel -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:00pmBalk-Free Balkan DS -- Balkan Fields -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 2:00pmDADGAD 101 - Intro to DADGAD TS -- Chuck Hall -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 2:00pmWaltzing NS -- Larry Unger & Friends -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:00pmCacophony of Contra GS -- Dan Black, Raise the Roof -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:00pmThree-Quarters English (ECD) DS -- Melissa Running, Hidden River -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:00pmSinging Call Square Dances DS -- Tod Whittemore, Woody & the Westside Warblers -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 4:00pmMcQuillen Tune Slow Jam GS -- Chris Carpenter, Dave Miller -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 4:00pmRomanian Jam GS -- Ralph Iverson -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 4:00pmDancing in the Moonlight NS -- Shining Moon -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 4:00pmEverybody Chains Contras DS -- Ron Blechner, Youth Festival Orchestra -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 5:00pmTricky Balkan Dances TS -- Ed Abelson, Tom Pixton -- High School Rm. 101 (50 min.)
 5:00pmBalkan Kefana Singalong GS -- Balkan Kefana -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 5:00pmPlaying Blues on the Fiddle TS -- Bill Gregg -- Middle School Rm. 119 (50 min.)
 5:15pmBallo Liscio - Italian Waltzes, Polkas & More NS -- I Suonatori Della Val Cippola -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 5:30pmContras Squared DS -- Bob Isaacs, Rockin' Band -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 6:30pmBeret? Berry? Bourree! - French Dances TS -- Marie Wendt, Beau Camion -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 7:15pmSwedish Couple Dances NS -- Matt Fichtenbaum & Friends -- High School Rm. 101 (65 min.)
 7:30pmECD: British Women Choreographers DS -- Megan Wilson, Northeast Extension -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:00pmPower Harmonies GS -- Ken Mattsson, Lynn Noel -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 8:00pmPirate Chanteys! GS -- ARRR!!! -- High School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 8:00pmDiamond Anniv Squares & Contras DS -- Jeremy Korr, Dogtown -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:30pmBulgarian Dancing NS -- Zdravets -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 9:00pmWaltz Slow Jam GS -- Kara and Joe -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 9:00pmRum & Onions XL DS -- Tony Parkes, Rum & Onions, Dugan Murphy -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 9:30pmTrad Song Swap Party GS -- Nicole Singer -- High School Rm. 101 (60 min.)
 9:30pmOpen Cajun Jam for Dancing GG/NS -- Open Cajun Jam Band -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 9:30pmBulgarian Dance Party with Divi Zheni DS -- Divi Zheni, Divi Zheni Accompanists -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00pmDance Tunes GS -- Ron Buchanan, Gray Buchanan -- Middle School Rm. 119 (60 min.)
 10:00pmSongs with Boisterous Shouting! GS -- Emily Kovatch, Judah Sher -- High School Rm. 123 (60 min.)
 10:00pmLarks & Ravens Contra Party! DS -- Angela DeCarlis; Eric Boodman, Casey Murray & Jesse Ball -- High School Dance Hall (90 min.)
 10:30pmBarrel House All Night Long - Blues Dance NS -- Pete Kraemer, Howard Stith -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (60 min.)
 10:30pmBalkan Dance with Rakiya NS -- Rakiya -- Middle School Dance Hall (60 min.)

Sunday April 14, 2019
 10:00amWest Gallery Music GS -- The West Gallery Quire -- High School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 10:00amZwiefachers: E Z to Hard Z NS -- Ret Turner, The Mother Zwiefacher Orchestra -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00amEach Dance From a Different Country Party NS -- International Folk Sounds -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 11:00amWaltz Melodies Jam Session GS -- Three Quarter Time -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 11:00amLearn an Easy Traditional Cajun Two-Step or Waltz TS -- Cathy Mason, Stephen Arkin -- High School Rm. 126 (50 min.)
 11:00amFestive, Yet Tasteful ECD DS -- Joanna Reiner Wilkinson; Four Hands, Two Pianos -- High School Dance Hall (80 min.)
 11:00amThe Eyes Have It: Larks/Ravens Contras DS -- Maia McCormick, Chimney Swift -- Middle School Dance Hall (80 min.)
 11:15amContra a Cappella DS -- JoLaine Jones-Pokorney, Acapelican -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 12:00noonFrench Mazurka Dance Workshop TS -- Lynn Baumeister, Lisa Tamres, Fabien Goulay, Bal a Cinq -- High School Rm. 101 (50 min.)
 12:00noonScottish Jam Session GS -- Alan Wilson -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 12:00noon17th-18th Century European Dance Tunes GS -- Anna Breger -- Middle School Rm. 119 (50 min.)
 12:00noonSacred Harp Singing GS -- Norumbega Harmony -- High School Auditorium Stage (60 min.)
 12:30pmSocial Scottish Country Dancing DS -- Boston Teachers of SCD, The White Cockade -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmKlezmer Jam GS -- Shver un Shviger -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 1:00pmClose Harmony Singing for Teens GS -- TeenSing -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 1:00pmSquare Dance Blast DS -- Ron Buchanan, The Dixie Butterhounds, George Touchstone -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:15pmInternational Dancing TS -- Dana Sussman, Estha Blachman, International Music Club -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (65 min.)
 1:30pmWaltz by Northeast NS -- Brookline Country Players -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:00pmIntro to Melodic Clawhammer Banjo TS -- Ken Perlman -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 2:00pmTurn The Page Contras DS -- Chris Page, Not Enough Fiddles -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:30pmPurcell Plums ECD DS -- Val Medve, Mulberry Garden -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:00pmItalian Music Open Session GS -- Bob Alessio and Friends of Italian Music -- High School Rm. 126 (60 min.)
 3:00pmFavorite Becky Hill Dances DS -- Lynn Ackerson, The Fleeting Moments -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:30pmOld Time Jam Session GS -- South Coast -- High School Rm. 101 (90 min.)
 3:30pmJug Band Swing & Blues Dance NS -- Outrageous Fortune -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 3:30pmCroatian Dance NS -- Pajdashi -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 4:00pmFestival Orchestra Contras & Squares -- Merry-Go-Round at 4:25pm DS -- Dereck Kalish, Tony Parkes, Sue Rosen, Festival Orchestra -- High School Dance Hall (90 min.)
 4:30pmNordic Dance Party NS -- Amy Parker, Marilyn Butler -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (60 min.)
 4:30pmBulgarian Dancing NS -- Zornitsa -- Middle School Dance Hall (60 min.)


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