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☼ ☼ ☼ Peterborough First Saturday Contra Dance
November 4, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm$7 – $10
The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the Peterborough, NH First Saturday Contra Dance on November 4th, featuring Dugan Murphy calling with Dave Langford and Karen Axelrod.
Fiddler Dave Langford is an experienced and versatile veteran of 20 years of playing for contra dances, weddings, parties and late night sessions. Dave combines multiple styles of fiddling with fierce energy and drive. Karen Axelrod plays piano for contra and couple dances. She is known for her lyrical, yet danceable, playing. Dugan Murphy is a contra dance caller from Portland, ME, currently performing across the U.S. and Canada.
The dancing begins at 8:00 PM. The dance also hosts a free jam session for beginning and intermediate musicians at 6:30 PM and a workshop for new dancers at 7:30 PM.
Admission is $10 or $7 for students and seniors.
The dance takes place in the historic Town House in Peterborough, NH at 1 Grove Street. For more information call 603.762.0235 or visit www.monadnockfolk.org. The Monadnock Folklore Society has presented contra dances and concerts of traditional music since 1982.