Upcoming Louisville ECD Dance Dates:


September 14, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

CANCELLED DUE TO TIME CONFLICT IN COLLINS HALL


September 21, Deferred Class, 3:00 - 5:00

    2:30 - 3:00 “extra curricular” lesson on a      

    Scottish dance on the Sunday afternoon

    program in Columbus, OH. Hurry back from       

    Levi Jackson!


September 28, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

    2:30 - 3:00 “extra curricular” lesson on a      

    Scottish dance on the Sunday afternoon

    program in Columbus, OH.


October 12, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


October 26, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


November 9, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00  


November 23, SPECIAL DANCE WITH Keltricity 3:00 - 5:00 ... program will soon be on the Upcoming Dances page


November 30, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


December 14, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00 Possible conflict in Colllins Hall ... stay tuned for updates!


December 28, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00



Nice story about the JASNA Festival in Monday’s Courier-Journal

http://www.courier-journal.com/story/life/2014/07/10/jane-austen-festival-celebrates-novelist-dressing/12491013/




Want to know more about English Country Dance?


Wikipedia’s description is here:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_country_dance


Travelling?  A list of ECD groups across the USA can be found at:

http://www-ssrl.slac.stanford.edu/~winston/ecd/hotbeds.htmlx


See also the schedule of activities published at

http://www.cdss.org/events-groups.html


Text descriptions of how to do 45  formations: 

http://round.soc.srcf.net/dances/elements


A set of videos showing how to do 22 formations:

 http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL98115A77C0A52C39


     

Alan Winston’s ECD Mailing List (Discussion group) and links to more than you thought you wanted to know:

http://www-ssrl.slac.stanford.edu/%7Ewinston/ecd.htmlx



Site last updated: September 10  5:30 PM

The next ECD Dance in Louisville will be -

A list of other dance groups in and around Louisville is on this page.


There is plenty of dance activity coming up.  See details on the Calendar page.



Attendance has been so good at our regular sessions that we have enough cash set aside to invite Keltricity back for a live band dance. (When was the last time you danced to a dead band?)  We will have a special dance on November 23. Program and details will follow “soon.”


The Louisville Area JASNA Festival is on a one year hiatus in 2015 but we will have an event on July 18 so keep that date on your calendar.


Still Photos and videos of the 2014 JASNA GRAND BALL are now available. There is a new page on this site with links to all of that here.


Dancer Brandon Vigliarolo has written a piece about LECD and our 10 years. Check it out at

https://www.louisville.com/content/louisvilles-own-english-country-dancers-celebrate-10-years



September 19 - 21, 2014 - Levi Jackson State Park, Southland KY - Levi Jackson Dance Weekend. Info at https://www.facebook.com/events/746920015368167 or on the calendar page.


September 26 - 28, 2014 - Atlanta - Fandango Dance Weekend with Joanna Reiner and Bare Necessities. Early Bird Deadline, August 23.

http://www.ecdatlanta.org/fandango-2014-dance-weekend


October 10-12 - Columbus, Ohio ECD Weekend with Jacqueline Schwab, Earl Gaddis, Mary Lea, and Daniel Beerbohm.  Information on the calendar page.  Discounts available for group registrations. Regulars to Louisville ECD who are going should contact Don by 9/6 so we have a head count; checks and registration forms are due to Don NLT 9/14 for a 9/15 mailing.


October 10-12 - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Brooke Friendly and Roguery ECD Weekend.

http://www.cdssp.org/Home/dance-calendar


October 17 - 19 - Berea, KY

Lexington Ky Vintage Dance “Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers; Information on the calendar page. Registration is now open:

http://www.lexingtonvintagedance.org/KYWW_Oct14/index.html


October 18 - Kansas City

Jane Austen Regency Ball. Preliminary information is on the calendar page.


October 31 - November 2 - Fairfield, Iowa ECD Weekend with Bare Necessities. Caller Barbara Finney.

http://www.fairfolk.org/node/59


December 26 - January 1 - Berea, KY - Christmas Country Dance School.

http://www.berea.edu/ and search for CCDS.


January 10, 2015 - New Orleans

Le Grand Bal 1815,

Cotillion de la Victoire

Preliminary information is on the calendar page.


LECD Shirt Project - some of us have bought Polo shirts embroidered with a Union Jack flag and “Louisville English Country Dancers” on it.  See how to get YOURS at the Shirt Project.



Kathy and Don Corson

Dancing at

St. Andrews Episcopal Church

2233 Woodbourne Avenue

Louisville, KY 40205

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