PAST GIGS - 2006

January 2006:
Sun 15th: afternoon Scottish Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano, with Dan Emery, pipes and flute
sponsored by Harrisburg Scottish Country Dance Society
Harrisburg, PA
Wed 25th: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Bruce Edwards, bassoon and concertina; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Rich Galloway, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Sat 28th: 1:00 until Robert Burns Scottish Dance and Dinner
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Monroe Higlands Scottish Country Dancers
Charlottesville, VA

February 2006:
Wed 1st: 7:30-10:30 Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore, MD
Sun 5th: 3:30-6:00 Waltz
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; featuring Barbara Heitz, flute
sponsored by Waltz Time
Glen Echo, MD
Wed 8th: 8:00-10:30 Scottish Country Dance Class
with Liz Donaldson, piano; taught by Ellie Brisco
sponsored by Northern Virginia Branch RSCDS
Alexandria, VA
Tue 14th: evening St. Columba's Valentines Day Scottish Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Washington Branch RSCDS
Community Center
Greenbelt, MD
Wed 15th: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Colleen Reed, flute; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Tom Spillsbury and Stephanie Smith, callers
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Tue 21st: evening Square Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano, and Hal Barnes, caller
sponsored by Tuesday Night Squares
Washington, DC
Fri 24th - Sun 26th Atlanta RSCDS Spring Workshop at Dillard House
with Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Atlanta Branch RSCDS
Dillard, GA

March 2006:
Sat 4th: evening Scottish Country Dance: New Haven Ball
with Tom Pixton, accordion/keyboard; Hanneke Cassel, fiddle; and Mike MacNintch, pipes
sponsored by New Haven Branch RSCDS
West Hartford, CT
Sun 5th: afternoon Scottish Country Dance
with Tom Pixton, accordion/keyboard; Hanneke Cassel, fiddle; and Mike MacNintch, pipes
sponsored by New Haven Branch RSCDS
New Haven, CT
Sat 18th: evening Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Annapolis Traditional Dance Society
Annapolis, MD
Tue 21st: evening Square Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano, and Hal Barnes, caller
sponsored by Tuesday Night Squares
Washington, DC

April 2006:
Sat 1st: evening Capital Weekend Scottish Ball
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano; with Hanneke Cassel, fiddle
sponsored by Washington Branch RSCDS
Washington, DC
Sun 2nd: 3:30-6:00 Waltz Afternoon
with Scotch Gambit: Hanneke Cassel, fiddle; Dave Wiesler, piano; featuring Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Waltz Time
Glen Echo, MD
Sun 2nd: 7:30-10:30 Contra Dance
with Scotch Gambit: Hanneke Cassel, fiddle; Dave Wiesler, piano; featuring Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Sat 15th: 8:00-11:00 Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Bluemont Dances
Bluemont, VA
Wed 19th: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Laurie Mielke, recorder; Julie Gorka, piano; with Susan Taylor, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Fri 21st: evening Square Dance
with Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Tuesday Night Squares
Smokey Glen Farm
Gaithersburg, MD
Sat 22nd: evening Long Island Fling Scottish Dance
with Waverley Station:Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by New York Branch RSCDS
Mineola, NY
Sun 23rd: 1:00-5:00pm Scottish Music Workshop
with Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by New York Branch RSCDS
Queens, NY

May 2006:
Wed 3rd: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Robin Wilson, flute and concertina; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Diane Schmit, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Fri 5th: evening Boston Scottish Ball Welcome Dance
with Terry Traub, piano, and maybe accordion and fiddle
sponsored by Bostonk Branch RSCDS
Springstep
Medford, MA
Fri 19th - Sun 21st NACDS Blue Moon Dance Weekend
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.; Barbara Groh and Becky Hill callers
weekend also features the Latter Day Lizards
Huntsville, AL
Mon 22nd: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Grey Eagle
Asheville, NC
Sat 27th: evening Scottish Country Dance
with Liz Donaldson, piano
Penobscot Bay, ME

June 2006:
Wed 14th: 7:30-10:30 Contra Dance
with Skidu: Patrick Cavanagh, banjo; Zan McLeod, guitar
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore, MD
Fri 16th: 8:30-11:30 Friday Night Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Liz Donaldson, piano
Glen Echo, MD
Wed 21st: 7:30-10:30 Contra Dance
with Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore, MD
June 23rd - July 2nd Scottish Dancing in French Chateaux
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ken McFarland, trip organizer and Master of Ceremonies
Loire Valley, France

July 2006:
July 8th - 16th Pinewoods Scottish Sessions
with Hanneke Cassel, Music Director and fiddle; Eric Breton, drums; Dan Emery, pipes; Robert McOwen, bass; Susie Petrov, piano and accordion; Laura Risk, fiddle; Dave Wiesler, piano; Nicholas Williams, piano and flute
Plymouth, MA
July 23rd: 7:30 - 10:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD

August 2006:
Sat 5th: 8:00 - 11:00 Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, bass; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with Cis Hinkle, caller
Shepherdstown, WV
Sun 6th: 2:00-5:00 Contra Dance
with Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
Arden, DE
Wed 9th: 7:30-10:30 Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore, MD
Thur 10th: 8:00-11:00 Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Glenside, PA
Fri 11th: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Gay and Lesbian Community Center
New York, NY
Sat 12th: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Bethlehem, PA
Sun 13th: 7:30-10:30 Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Wed 16th: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Keith Gillis, guitar; Anna Rain; with Liz Donaldson, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD

September 2006:
Wed 13th: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Becky Ross, guitar; Liz Donaldson, piano; Tom Spilsbury, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Fri 15th: 8:00pm Virginia Scottish Games Welcome Dance
with Marty Taylor, concertina and flute; Julie Gorka, piano
Alexandria, VA
Tue 26th: evening Square Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano, and Anne Fallon, caller
sponsored by Tuesday Night Squares
Washington, DC
Fri 29th - Sun 1st Scottish Weekend
with Liz Donaldson, Music Director and piano; Dan Emery, pipes; Earl Gaddis, fiddle; Becky Ross, fiddle; Jim Stevenson-Mathews, piano; Marty Taylor, concertina and flute; Laura Risk, fiddle; and Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Scottish Weekend
Darlington, MD

October 2006:
Wed 11th: evening NOVA Scottish Country Dance Class
with Peter Walker, fiddle; Julie Gorka, piano; Yvonne Yang, teacher; and Rosalie Duncan, teacher
Alexandria, VA
Fri 13th: 8:30-11:30 Square Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano, and Dale Flowers, caller
sponsored by Tuesday Night Squares
Washington, DC
Sat 14th: evening Scottish Country Dance
with Ellen Gozion, piano
Walkersville, MD
Fri 20th: 8:30-11:30 Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Glen Echo, MD
Sat 21st: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Bluemont, VA
Sun 22nd: afternoon Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Arden, DE
Wed 25th: 8:00-11:00 Contra Dance
with Patrick Cavanagh, banjo; Danny Noveck, guitar
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore, MD
Tue 31st: 8:00 pm until Halloween Scottish Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
Greenbelt, MD

November 2006:
Fri 10th: evening Argyle Weekend Scottish Welcome Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Northern Virginia Branch RSCDS
Arlington, VA
Sun 12th Argyle Weekend Old Time Dance Workshop
with Liz Donaldson, piano; Elaine Brunken, teacher
sponsored by Northern Virginia Branch RSCDS
Arlington, VA
Wed 15th: 8:00-10:30 English Country Dance
with Colleen Reed, flute; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Dan Gillespie, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo, MD
Fri 17th: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Lexington, KY
Fri 18th: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Louisville, KY
Wed 22nd: evening Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Princeton, NJ
Sat 25th: 12:30-2:30pm Butterball Weekend Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.; and Donna Hunt, caller
event also features sponsored by a coalition of Philadelphia area dance groups
event also features Crowfoot; Scott Higgs; Andy Kane; Beth Molaro; Notorious; and Rumblestrip
Wilmington Montessori School
North Wilmington, DE
Sat 25th: 7:30-9:00pm Butterball Weekend Couples Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.; and Donna Hunt, caller
event also features sponsored by a coalition of Philadelphia area dance groups
event also features Crowfoot; Scott Higgs; Andy Kane; Beth Molaro; Notorious; and Rumblestrip
Wilmington Montessori School
North Wilmington, DE

December 2006:
Thur 7th: 8:00 - 11:00 pm Old Farmers Ball Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Swannanoa, NC
Fri 8th: 8:00 - 11:00 pm Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Atlanta, GA
Sat 9th: 5:00 pm until Family Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Asheville, NC
Sat 9th: 8:00 - 11:00 pm Contra Dance
with The Evil Twins: Laurie Fisher, piano, etc.
Asheville, NC
Tue 12th: evening Square Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano, and Hal Barnes, caller
sponsored by Tuesday Night Squares
Washington, DC
Wed 13th: 8:00-10:30 Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore, MD
Sun 31st: 9:00 until Hogmannay New Year's Ball
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano; featuring Natalie Haas, cello
sponsored by Delaware Valley Branch, RSCDS
Philadelphia, PA