Wind That Shakes the Barley

Sept 21: Talk Like A Pirate with Tom Greene & The Wind That Shakes The Barley

Tom Greene & The Wind That Shakes The Barley

The Wind That Shakes The Barley is back for another engagement at our annual Talk Like A Pirate dance with caller Tom Greene. So get ready to kick up your heels Saturday, Sept 21st, 2019 from 6:45-10 pm.

Wind That Shakes The Barley is:
• Bill Dudley - guitar
• Kathie Aagaard - fiddle
• Sarah Mitchell - flute, hammered dulcimer, penny whistle, percussion.

Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Location: Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL

June 30: Advanced Contra Dance with John Rogers & Wind That Shakes the Barley

John Rogers & Wind That Shakes the Barley

Sunday, June 30th, 2019, is the GODS Advanced Dance at the Thelma Boltin Center from 4-7 pm. The band is Wind That Shakes the Barley and the caller is John Rogers.

Wind That Shakes The Barley is:
• Bill Dudley - guitar
• Kathie Aagaard - fiddle
• Sarah Mitchell - flute, hammered dulcimer, penny whistle, percussion

This dance is aimed at dancers who have attended at least three prior dances. There will be no beginner workshop, and the calling will not be catered to beginners.

Mar 30, 2019: ECD/Contra Double Dance at Dancing Fish

Contra dance at Dancing Fish, Melrose, FL

We get another chance to enjoy Joe Rush's heavenly venue Dancing Fish, and raise money for a great cause, on March 30th, 2019.

March 3: Diane Silver and Wind That Shakes The Barley

Diane Silver & Diane Silver and Wind That Shakes the Barley

Diane Silver is one of Asheville’s most sought-after dance callers. She has been a die-hard contra dancer, swing dancer, and kitchen flat-footer for over twenty years. With a penchant for hot modern contras and a few FUN squares, she loves sharing high-energy dancing that allows everyone to “play” with the band. Highly acclaimed for her clear, efficient teaching and calling, creative medleys, great positive energy, and spirit of community building, Diane provides a sizzling evening of dance in a friendly, welcoming tone.

Sept 2: John Rogers & Wind That Shakes the Barley

Wind That Shakes the Barley

John Rogers will be calling the contra dances to the live music of "Wind That Shakes the Barley" on Sunday September 2nd 2018.

Wind That Shakes the Barley is:
• Bill Dudley - guitar
• Kathie Aagaard - fiddle
• Sarah Mitchell - flute, hammered dulcimer, penny whistle, percussion

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Date: Sunday, September 2nd 2018

Location:
Thelma Boltin Center
516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL

Schedule:
02:15pm --- Boltin opens

02:30 - 03:15pm --- Waltz lesson, or open waltz

July 1: Wind That Shakes The Barley & caller Jonathan L King

Wind That Shakes The Barley and Jonathan L King

Jonathan L. King will be calling the contra dances to the live music of "Wind That Shakes the Barley" on Sunday.

Wind That Shakes the Barley are:
• Bill Dudley - guitar
• Kathie Aagaard - fiddle
• Sarah Mitchell - flute, hammered dulcimer, penny whistle, percussion

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Date: Sunday, July 1st, 2018

Location:
Thelma Boltin Center
516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL

Schedule:
02:30pm --- Doors open

June 4: John Rogers & Wind That Shakes the Barley

Wind That Shakes The Barley

John Rogers will be calling the contra dances to the live music of Wind That Shakes the Barley on Sunday.

Wind That Shakes the Barley are:
• Bill Dudley - guitar
• Kathie Aagaard - fiddle
• Sarah Mitchell - flute, hammered dulcimer, penny whistle, percussion
• John McEwen - percussion, Irish banjo, tenor guitar

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Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017

Location:
Thelma Boltin Center
516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL

Schedule:
02:30pm --- Doors open

Dec 17: Wind That Shakes The Barley & Rona Wiener

Autumn winds a-blowin thru the fields unleash rhythm with melodies that follow in natural harmony. Echoing, amplifying and multiplying nature's cadence, 'Wind That Shakes The Barley' will enchant dancers this December dance.

'Wind That Shakes the Barley' is:
• Sarah Mitchell - penny whistle, flute, drum, foot percussion, hammered dulcimer;
• Kathie Aagaard - fiddle;
• Bill Dudley - guitar; and
• John McEwen - percussion, Irish banjo, tenor guitar

March 6: 'Wind That Shakes The Barley' with Gary Arthur

Wind That Shakes The Barley

Gary Arthur will be calling contra dances to the music of 'The Wind That Shakes The Barley' on March 6th from 4-7 pm at the Thelma Boltin Center. Introductory workshop for beginning dancers starts at 3:30pm and is highly recommended! Experienced dancers, be there early to partner with those newcomers and help them have the time of their lives!

Nov 21: Jonathan King and Wind That Shakes The Barley

Jonathan King and Wind That Shakes The Barley

Autumn winds a-blowin thru the fields unleash rhythm with melodies that follow in natural harmony. Echoing, amplifying and multiplying nature's cadence, 'Wind that Shakes the Barley', with the unique melody of hammered dulcimer will enchant dancers this October dance.

Tempering the blustering winds, calling our dances will be Jonathan King, Gainesville's own high energy dance caller.

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