Julia Poirier
International music and singing; and old-time banjo

Member of: The All Girl Band, Barb's Band, Bjelalitsa Chorus (also group contact), Csango Bazonga!, Flying Tomatoes, Flying Tomatoes (on recording), G.B.L.C.P.P.S., G.B.L.C.P.P.S. Plus, Goats & Roses, Goats Just Wanna Have Fun, Henry Goldberg & Friends, Harmonic Convergence (also group contact), International Music Club (also group contact), Langtfra Scandinavia, Le Sucre du Printemps, New England Romanian Orchestra, No Borders Beranche Band, Pinewoods Band, Pinewoods Band (on CD), Tom Pixton & Friends, Tatiana Sarbinska & Friends
Contact:
ERASETHISjuliapoirier1 AT mac DOT com
Appeared at NEFFA 2020:
International Dance Tune JamGB Friday April 24, 7:00pm to 7:50pm, Room 106N [show on grid]
Jam session on selected pieces from the International Folk Dance tune repertoire, with Patrick Yacono, Julia Poirier, and members of the International Music Club. All instruments and voices welcome.
Refreshing Russian DancesTX Saturday April 25, 1:00pm to 1:50pm, Lower Gym [show on grid]
Enjoy exciting and challenging dances of Russia. Each dance is accompanied by the beautiful and thrilling (live!) choral music from the region. Music provided by the Bjelalitsa Chorus, directed by Julia Poirier.
Beranche: Basic and Bodacious BalkanDS Saturday April 25, 6:00pm to 6:50pm, Commons B [show on grid]
Learn the footwork and styling to several dances in the Beranche uneven-five rhythm (SQQSQ). Amaze your friends by knowing what to do when the band plays one of those wonderful tunes.
More Wonderful One-Figure Balkan DancesDB Sunday April 26, 10:00am to 10:50am, Lower Gym [show on grid]
Come learn some wonderful single-figure dances from the Balkans! No complicated calls or step changes, all only two or three measures, and all very accessible, but not all simple -- you can cover a lot of ground when each measure has 18 beats!
Romanian Dance PartyNX Sunday April 26, 12:00noon to 1:00pm, Commons B [show on grid]
Classic Romanian dances for all

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