2014 GIGS

January 2014:
Wed 1st: 7:00-10:00pm Contra Dance (Potluck Supper at 5:00pm)
with Dave Wiesler, piano; with Kristin Siebert, caller
Gild Hall
Arden DE
Fri 17th: 8:30-11:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; and Liz Donaldson, piano, piano
sponsored by Friday Night Dance
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Wed 22nd: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Susan Brandt, flute; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with Susan Taylor, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 25th: 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
Wed 29th: 8:00-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; and Liz Donaldson, piano, piano
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Lovely Lane Church
Baltimore, MD

March 2014:
Sat 1st: 8:00pm until Snowdrop Ball
with Neil Perlman, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Trinity Presbyterian Church
5533 North 16th Street
Arlington VA
Wed 5th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Bruce Edwards, bassoon and concertina; and Francine Kraskowa, piano; with Joseph Pimentel, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 8th: 7:30-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Glyn Collinson, guitar; and Andrew Marcus, accordion; with Anna Rain, caller
St. Stephens and St. Agnes Lower School Campus
400 Fontaine Street
Alexandria VA
Sat 15th: afternoon and evening Scottish Country Dance Workshop (1:00-3:00pm) and 33rd Highland Ball (7:30-until)
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano; with Eilean Yates, guest teacher
sponsored by Pittsburgh Scottish Country Dance Society
George Washington Hotel
Washington PA
Fri 28th: 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 29th: 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 30th: 2:30-5:00pm English dance and Tea
with Ralph Gordon, cello; with Anna Rain and Joe Pimentel, callers
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
921 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003

May 2014:
Wed 14th: 8:00-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Dave Wiesler, piano and guitar; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Lovely Lane Church
Baltimore, MD
Wed 28th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, bass; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 31st: 5:45-6:15pm Cape Breton-Style Fiddle Concert at the Washington Folk Festival
with Adam Bern, fiddle
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD

July 2014:
Wed 2nd: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Bruce Edwards, bassoon and concertina; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with Carol Marsh, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Mon 7th to Fri 11th English Scottish Session at Pinewoods
with Dave Wiesler, Music Director , piano and guitar; Josh Burdick, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano and accordion; Dan Emery, pipes; Ari Friedman, cello; Emily O Brien, recorder and Baroque flute; and Calum Pasqua, fiddle; with Mel Briscoe and Robert McOwen, Scottish country dance and step teachers; Barbara Finney and Beverly Francis, English country dance teachers; and with Michael Gorin, English ritual teacher
sponsored by CDS Boston Centre and RSCDS Boston
Pinewoods Camp
Darlington MA
Sun 20th: 3:30-6:00pm Couples Dance
with Adam Bern, fiddle; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Waltz Time
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Sat 26th: 8:00-11:00pm Contra Dance
with Adam Bern, fiddle; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Mid-Maryland Folk Arts Council
Trinity Episcopal School
6040 New Design Rd
Frederick MD 21703

August 2014:
Sun 3rd: 7:30-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Ralph Gordon, bass; Liz Donaldson, piano; with Jim Kitch,caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Wed 20th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Paul Oorts, mandolin and concertina; with Liz Donaldson, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

September 2014:
Wed 10th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Colleen Reed, flute; and Krasowska, piano; with Tom Spilsbury, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Fri 12th - Sun 14th Scottish Weekend
with Dave Wiesler, Music Director and piano; Elke Baker, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano; Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Muriel Johnstone, piano; Mara Shea , piano; and Marty Taylor, whistle, recorders, and concertina
sponsored by Scottish Weekend
Camp Timber Ridge
High View WV
Sat 20th: evening Contra Dance
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar; and Andrew Marcus, accordion; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Annapolis Traditional Dance Society
Annapolis MD

October 2014:
Sat 4th: 7:00-9:45pm Contra Dance
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar; and Andrew Marcus, accordion
Greenbelt MD
Wed 8th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Susan Brandt, flute; and Melissa Running, piano; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sun 26th: afternoon Scottish Country Dance
with Dave Wiesler, piano
Cherry Hill NJ

November 2014:
Sat 1st: evening Jefferson Ball
English Country Dance
with Paul Oortz, mandolin and concertina; and Dave Wiesler, piano
Richmond VA
Fri 7th - Sun 9th Asilomar Scottish Country Dance Weekend Workshop Friday Evening Welcome Dance and Social
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
Music for classes taught by Sandy Gallamore, Richmond, VA; Jeanne Moody, San Diego, CA; Margo Priestley, West Lothian, Scotland; Greg Reznick, Berkeley, CA; and Janet Walker, South Park, PA
Music for Saturday Kim McGarrity Memorial Ball by Reel of Seven: Renata Bratt, cello; Gary Campus, percussion; Deby Benton Grosjean, fiddle; Andy Imbrie, piano and band leader; Janet Kurnick, fiddle; Patty Van Winkle, fiddle; and Susan Worland, fiddle
sponsored by Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, San Francisco Branch
Pacific Grove CA
Sat 15th: 11:30am-3:30pm Thanksgiving Family Festival
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar; and Andrew Marcus, accordion
Kogod Courtyard
Smithsonian American Art Museum

Washington DC

December 2014:
Sat 6th: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Christmas Walk Scottish Country Dance Demonstration and Welcome Dance
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
The Athenaeum
201 Prince Street
Old Town
Alexandria, VA
Wed 11th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Susan Brandt, flute; and Liz Donaldson, piano; with April Blum and Joe Pimentel, callers
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 13th: afternoon Christmas Scottish Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Richmond, VA Scottish Country Dancers
Richmond VA