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The Communal Charms of Contra Dancing A new generation takes to the dance floor Contra Dancing, Young People, Hampshire, Organizers, Charms, Floor, Dance, Collection, Dancing

The Communal Charms of Contra Dancing

In New Hampshire|!!| contra dance has a storied history and a devoted following among young people.

NEW BEDFORD — Old-time fiddle music would be the last thing one expects to hear at the Groundworks! business incubator at the old vocational Music Instructor, New Bedford, Organizers, Holiday Parties, Breakup, Dancing, Business, Celebrities, Party

Breaking Up Christmas a between-holiday party with old time music

NEW BEDFORD — Old-time fiddle music would be the last thing one expects to hear at the Groundworks! business incubator at the old vocational school on Purchase Street. But thanks to Jeff Angeley, a fiddler and music instructor, Saturday was the day for a “three-hour festival” of old time music called Breaking Up Christmas. That’s the name of an old Appalachian tradition that celebrates the interval between Christmas and New Year's with a week or more of revelry.

Contrashock Dance presented by Brooklyn Contra and CDNY, Camp Friendship Hall,Brooklyn, Friday, September Photo by Sam Segal. All other photos here by Sam Segal are from the same event. Camp Friendship, Country Dance, Feature Article, West Village, Folklore, Traditional Art, Organizers, Manhattan, New York City

NYF Publications - New York Folklore

Voices: The Journal of New York Folklore features articles, stories, interviews, reminiscences, essays, folk poetry and music, photographs, and artwork drawn from people in all parts of New York State. The magazine also publishes peer-reviewed, research-based articles, written in an accessible style, on topics related to traditional art and life, including ethnic culture. Informative columns on subjects such as legal issues, photography, sound and video recording, archiving, ethics, and the…

For many, the mention of contra dance conjures images of tradition and wholesomeness -- a thoroughly American, and old-fashioned, past time. The Conjuring, New Hampshire, Organizers, Scene, Change, American, Words, News, Collection

Swing Your Partner: Democracy and Change in New Hampshire's Contra Dance Scene

For many, the mention of contra dance conjures images of tradition and wholesomeness -- a thoroughly American, and old-fashioned, past time. But in New

Santa Cruz’s Regular Contra Dances Provide Fun and Exercise Santa Cruz’s vibrant Contra Dance community emphasizes inclusivity and playful creative energy Organizers, Good Times, Vibrant, Community, Exercise, Dance, Creative, Fun, Collection

Santa Cruz’s Regular Contra Dances Provide Fun and Exercise | Good Times Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz’s vibrant Contra Dance community emphasizes inclusivity and playful creative energy.

Contra dancing in Wilder Main. Contra Dancing, Social Dance, Folk Dance, Dance Skirts, Ballet Skirt, Learning, Tango, Organizers, Dancers

How I learned to stop worrying and love Contra Dance. | Oberlin College and Conservatory

Before college, I never danced. Now, I dance all the time. What could possibly be responsible for this 180° change‽

The new Contra commercial - A short history of Contra - Part 2 of 7 Country Dance, Square Dance, Folk Fashion, Medieval Times, Organizers, Fun Workouts, North America, Scotland, Dancing

The new Contra commercial - A short history of Contra - Part 2 of 7

This is a 7 min. version of an excellent video provided by Great Meadow music. For a copy of the full version please contact GreatMeadowMusic.com.

Welcome to the Contra Dance! - Video promotion of contra dancing. Dance Photos, Dance Videos, Welcome, Contra Dancing, Organizers, Youtube, Promotion, Collection, Dance Pictures

Welcome to the Contra Dance!

More contra dance photos @ www.facebook.com/ContraDancePhotographer This is a brief telling of the contra dance scene. It shows it's energy and love of the c...

Contra Dancing and Why We Contra Dance. Contra Dancing, Single Again, Country Dance, Living Alone, After Break Up, Folk Fashion, Dancers, Divorce, Breakup

Contra Dancing and Why We Contra Dance.

Contra Dancing. A few Contra Dancers tell why they like to Contra Dance. More info at: http://contradance.org/ CCD) Chattahoochee Country Dancers dance and t...

Doug Plummer has captured the essence of Contra Dance. Music by Perpetual Emotion, various callers including Cis Hinkle, George Marshall and Lisa Greenleaf. E Motion, Partner Dance, Folk Dance, Dance Photos, Fb Covers, Dance Videos, Live Music, Dance Music, Photo Projects

The Contra Dance

A mixed media presentation of Doug Plummer's contra dance photo project. Video shot at the 3rd Sunday Tacoma Contra Dance. Music by Perpetual e-Motion, and…

Doug Plummer has captured the essence of Contra Dance. Music by Perpetual Emotion, various callers including Cis Hinkle, George Marshall and Lisa Greenleaf. E Motion, Partner Dance, Folk Dance, Dance Photos, Fb Covers, Dance Videos, Live Music, Dance Music, Photo Projects

The Contra Dance

A mixed media presentation of Doug Plummer's contra dance photo project. Video shot at the 3rd Sunday Tacoma Contra Dance. Music by Perpetual e-Motion, and…

My novel "Hippie Drum" is inspired by experiences like this. New England contradancing, apparently in Vermont. Typically, you switch partners for every dance. It's a great way to meet people of all ages. Contra Dancing, Meet People, Vermont, Organizers, Drum, New England, The Man, Families, Novels

Swing Your Partner

Full disclosure: I love to contra dance. Years ago, I met the man who would become my husband on the dance floor; two years later,...

11 Reasons Why You Should Go Contra Dancing Contra Dancing, New York Dance, Social Dance, Folk Dance, Dance Fashion, Fb Covers, Ballroom Dance, Best Memories, Put On

11 Reasons Why You Should Go Contra Dancing

"It's like square dancing but in lines, AND SO MUCH COOLER

Dancers twirl at Brooklyn Contra, which is attracting increasing number of young New Yorkers. Vintage Dance, Fb Covers, Jane Austen, Girl Scouts, Contra Dancing, Dancers, Bell Bottom Jeans, Brooklyn, Square Dance

Having a Ball: Young New Yorkers Revive Old Dance Craze

In one of the latest revivals of all things old-timey, more millennial New Yorkers are choosing to spend their Friday and Saturday nights sober and dancing in circles with strangers. Their discovery: the centuries-old tradition of contra dancing.

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