|December 6: ||Double Dance|
Janine Smith – Contras
Perpetual e-Motion: John Cote on guitar, didgeridoo, feet, vocals and electronica.
Ed Howe on fiddle and electronica.
Click on caller or band name to see videos of Perpetual e-Motion performing at Swingin' Tern.
Advanced Contras for two hours in the Afternoon from 4pm until 6pm followed by our All-Level Evening Dance from 8pm to 11pm.
$10 afternoon/$15 evening [$5 afternoon/$10 evening for students].
The hall will be open during the dinner break for those that want to bring their own food. There are several restaurants close by, some within walking distance. Area restaurants can be found on the File tab on the main Swingin' Tern's Facebook page.
There will be a beginners' workshop at 7:30pm prior to the evening dance.
|December 20: ||Will Mentor – Contras|
Hog Wild: Tom Phillips fiddle; Jody Kruskal Anglo concertina; Marnen Laibow-Koser piano
|Wednesday, December 31: ||New Year's Eve Dance|
Bob Isaacs – Contras, Squares, Couple Dances
Coracree: Jane Rothfield - fiddle; Bill Quern - tenor banjo, mandolin & melodeon; Sarah Gowan - guitar; Allan Carr - bass; Joe DePaolo - drums and percussion
Pot Luck Supper 7pm. Dancing from 8pm till 1am. Admission is $20 if purchased by 12/24; $25 after 12/24 and at the door. [Students $12 advanced/$15 at the door].
|January 3: ||31st Anniversary Dance|
Swingin' Tern's Homegrown Callers – Contras and Squares
Strumbow Squeezeblow: Ross Harriss guitar, piano; Bill Christophersen fiddle; Jody Kruskal concertinas;
Trip Henderson harmonica
|January 17: ||Laura Winslow – Contras|
Big Chaos Band: Aleks Taranov fiddle ; Luna Skye cello; Em McKeever guitar; Angelo Campus mandolin
|February 7: ||Contras|
Hot House Contras: Sam Zygmuntowicz fiddle; Danny Weiss guitar; Danny Elias clarinet; Joe DePaolo drums, percussion
|February 21: ||Contras|
Blue Jersey: Louise McClure fiddle; Frank Ruck mandolin; Ellen Ruck guitar; Mike Sutton bass
|March 7: ||Double Dance|
Bob Isaacs – Contras and Grid Squares
Free Raisins: Jeff Kaufman mandolin, trumpet, feet; Amy Englesberg piano, accordion; Audrey Knuth fiddle
AFTERNOON ADVANCED CONTRAS 4-6PM / ALL-LEVEL EVENING DANCE 8-11PM Advanced Contras & Grid Squares $10/$5 students. Evening Dance for all abilities $15/$10 students.
Click on both of the performer's names to get two scoops of Raisins!
|March 21: ||Barbara Goldstein – Contras|
Dr. Twamley's Audio Snakes: Mike Rovine fiddle; Jill Smith piano; Wes Steenson guitar