2013 GIGS

January 2013:
Sat 5th: afternoon Welcome the New Year Scottish Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Washington DC Branch
Cherry Hill RV Park
9800 Cherry Hill Road
College Park MD
Wed 9th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Adam Bern, fiddle; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with Michael Barraclough, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Thur 17th: 8:00-10:00pm Special Agent Galactica's Ye Olde ROCK N ROLL Show
guest fiddler for Special Agent Galactica, with Andrew Guterman, drums; Jeremy King, guitar; Ginger Starling, keyboard and Ethan Foote, bass
Cobolt
1639 R St NW
Washington DC
Wed 23rd: 8:00-10:030pm Robert Burns Scottish Country Dance
with Kyle Contento, fiddle; and Melissa Running, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Durant Center
Alexandria VA
Sat 26th: 1:00pm-until Robert Burns Scottish Country Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Charlottesville Scottish Country Dancers
Charlottesville VA

February 2013:
Wed 27th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Bruce Edwards, concertina and bassoon; and Francine Kraskowa, piano; with Melissa Running, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

March 2013:
Wed 20th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Ralph Gordon cello; and Francine Kraskowa, piano; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 23rd: afternoon and evening Scottish Country Dance Workshop (1:00-3:00pm) and Highland Ball (7:30-until)
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Pittsburgh Scottish Country Dance Society
Washington PA

April 2013:
Fri 5th: evening Capital Weekend Scottish Welcome Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; and Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Washington DC Branch
Greater Washington DC
Sat 6th: evening Capital Weekend Scottish Ball
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; and Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Washington DC Branch
Greater Washington DC
Sun 7th: 3:30-6:00pm Couples Dance
with Green Light Karma: Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Waltz Time
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Sun 7th: 7:30-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Green Light Karma: Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Wed 17th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Dan Gillespie, piano; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with Stephanie Smith, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 20th: 7:30-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, bass; Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Bluemont Concert Series
Hillsboro Old Stone School
37098 Charles Town Pike
Hillsboro VA 20132
Wed 24th: 8:00pm-10:00pm Scottish Country Dance Class
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Durant Center
Alexandria VA

May 2013:
Sat 11th: evening Boston Highland Ball
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; and Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Boston
Boston MA
Wed 15th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Ralph Gordon, cello; and Paul Oortz, mandolin; with Melissa Running, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

June 2013:
Sat 1st: afternoon Cape Breton-Style Fiddle Concert at the Washington Folk Festival
with Adam Bern, fiddle; and Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Sun 2nd: 2:00-5:00pm English Country Dance
with Liz Donaldson, piano; with April Glasse-Blum, caller
Ballroom Blum
College Park MD
Sun 2nd: 7:30-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; and Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Washington DC
Sat 8th: evening Silver Thistle Ball
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; and Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Richmond VA Scottish Country Dancers
Richmond VA
Sun 9th: evening Tea Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; and Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Richmond VA Scottish Country Dancers
Richmond VA
Sat 29th: 12:30-2:30pm Heritage Days Montgomery Family Dance and Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, bass; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Ann Fallon, caller
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Sat 29th: 2:00-5:00pm Private Wedding
with Ralph Gordon, bass; and Liz Donaldson, piano
Baltimore MD

July 2013:
Mon 15th - Sat 20th Pinewoods Scottish Session II
with Liz Donaldson, Music Director, piano, and accordion; Deby Benton Grosjean, Lead Music Teacher; Hanneke Cassel, fiddle; Beth Murray, piano; Calum Pasqua, fiddle and pipes; Matt Petrie, pipes and fiddle; and Scott Weaver; with Robert McOwen, Fiona Miller, Sue Porter and Ron Wallace, teachers
sponsored by RSCDS Boston
Pinewoods Camp
Plymouth MA
Sat 21st: all day Private Wedding
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, bass; Liz Donaldson, piano
Washington DC
Sun 28th: afternoon Mostly Waltz
with Green Light Karma: Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
Felinton Hall
715 Paxon Hollow Road
Broomall PA
Wed 31st: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Colleen Reed, flute; and Francine Kraskowa, piano; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

August 2013:
Sun 18th: 3:30-6:00pm Couples Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Liz Donaldson, piano, piano, and Barbara Heitz, flute
sponsored by Waltz Time
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Wed 28th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Susan Brandt, flute; and Melissa Running, piano; with Carol Marsh, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

September 2013:
Thu 5th Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Seattle Dance
Lake City Community Center
12531 - 28th Ave NE
Seattle WA
Fri 6th - Sun 8th Ft. Worden Evergreen 39th Workshop
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; with Barbara Johnson, Andrew Smith, Elinor Vandergrift, and John Wilkinson, teachers

sponsored by RSCDS Seattle Branch
Fort Worden
Port Townsend WA
Fri 13th - Sun 15th Scottish Weekend
with Dave Wiesler, Music Director and piano; Liz Donaldson, piano; Dan Emery, pipes; Earl Gaddis, fiddle; Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Anne Hooper, fiddle; Becky Ross, fiddle; Melissa Running, piano; and Marty Taylor, whistle, recorders, and concertina

sponsored by Scottish Weekend
Camp Timber Ridge
High View WV
Fri 20th - Sun 22nd: weekend Scottish Country Dance Weekend
with Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Ottawa Valley Dance Scottish
Ottawa Canada

October 2013:
Thur 10th: evening Contra Dance
with Andrew Marcus, accordion; with Anna Rain, caller
presented by Carpe Diem Arts in partnership with the Folklore Society of Greater Washington
made possible in large part by the Community Access Pilot Program of Montgomery County
Blum Ballroom
8300 Osage Terrace
Adelphi MD
Wed 23rd: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Anna Rain, recorders; and special guest Jacqueline Schwab, piano; with Melissa Running, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Wed 30th: 8:00-10:00pm Scottish Country Dance Class
with Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Durant Center
Alexandria VA

November 2013:
Sat 2nd: evening Jefferson Ball
English Country Dance
with Paul Oortz, mandolin and concertina; and Dave Wiesler, piano
Richmond VA
Fri 8th: evening Argyle Weekend Friday Night Welcome Dance
with Paul Anderson and Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
St. Stephen's and St. Agnes' School
Alexandria VA
Sat 9th Argyle Weekend Saturday Ball
with Paul Anderson and Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
St. Stephen's and St. Agnes' School
Alexandria VA
Sun 10th: 11:30am � 1:30pm Argyle Weekend Specialty Dance Class with Ron Wallace
with Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
St. Stephen's and St. Agnes' School
Alexandria VA

December 2013:
Sat 7th: 2:00pm-until Christmas Walk Scottish Country Dance
with Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Durant Center
Alexandria VA
Wed 11th: 8:00-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Green Light Karma: Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Lovely Lane Church
Baltimore MD
Sat 14th: afternoon Christmas Scottish Country Dance
with Melissa Running, piano
sponsored by Richmond VA Scottish Country Dancers
Richmond VA
Tues 31st: 9:00pm-until Hogmannay New Year�s Scottish Country Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Delaware Valley Branch
Tarble in Clothier
Swarthmore College
Philadelphia PA