Upcoming Louisville ECD Dance Dates:


NEXT UP!!!


September 6, Special Regular class, 3:00 - 5:00


September 13 - NO DANCE TODAY


September 20, Deferred regular class from the 13th  3:00 - 5:00

We will work through the dances on the JASNA AGM. This would be a good class for new dancers who want to learn ECD (AGM-bound or not). Depending on who comes the program could very well expand beyond the AGM dance list.


September 27, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

Keltricity will join us for at least part of the day!

Class will focus (not necessarily exclusively) on the AGM dances


NOTE THAT WE WILL DANCE TWO SUNDAYS IN A ROW, 8/30 AND 9/6, THEN TAKE A WEEK OFF AND THEN DANCE TWO SUNDAYS IN A ROW 9/20 AND 9/27.


October 10, Jane Austen Society of North American AGM Grand Ball, 8:30 - 12:00

http://www.jasna.org/agms/louisville/index.html


October 11, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


October 25, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


November 8, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


November 29, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

   (Note that this is a FIFTH Sunday)


December 13, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00


December 27, Regular Class, 3:00 - 5:00

Want to know more about English Country Dance?


Wikipedia’s description is here:

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


Traveling?  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: Aug 28, 7:30 PM

The next ECD Dance in Louisville will be -

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


            Louisville ECD is an official

       CDSS Passport to Joy destination

and we have stickers for CDSS members who are filling up their dance passports. Receive a sticker every time you come to a LECD dance!











You can earn money for Deborah Denenfeld’s Dancing Well project by using your Kroger Plus card.  See how on the Calendar page.



September 4 - 6 -

St. Louis - High Tea - A Weekend of ECD with Brad Foster.

http://www.childgrove.org/index.php/high-tea


September 18-20, 2015 -

61st Annual Levi Jackson Dance Weekend, celebrating the 40th anniversary of Pat Shaw’s Levi Jackson Rag and other Pat Shaw dances.

Levi Jackson 2015.pdf


October 3, 2015 -

Cincinnati - Harvest Dance Party and Potluck with Cincinnati musicians and guest callers. Potluck from 6 - 7PM

Dance 7:30 - 10:30 PM

Cincy HDP&P 2015 info.pdf


October 9-11, 2015 -

Pittsburgh - Pitts Fall Maggot with Joseph Pimentel and GOLDCREST

Maps & more information, including workshop descriptions www.CDSSP.org.

Registration Flyer: Pitts Fall Maggot 2015.pdf


October 9 - 11, 2015 -

Sebring, FL - Sharpes Assembly with Nikki Herbst and the music of Full Circle, Sharpes Assembly ECD Weekend.pdf


October 10, 2015 -

Louisville - JASNA North America Annual General Meeting (AGM).  Information about dances at the Ball is now available. The Ball is a CDSS Passport for Joy event. Bring your CDSS Passport and receive an event sticker!


October 16 - 18 -

Berea - Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers and Angela Amarillas. Registration is now open.

http://www.lexingtonvintagedance.org/KYWW_Oct15/index.html


October 16 - 18 -

Chicagoland - Harvest Moon Dance Weekend with Bare Necessities, Bruce Hamilton, and other callers.

https://chicagolandecd.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/hmdw5.pdf


October 30 - November 1 -

Fairfield, Iowa Bare Necessities Weekend with Brad Foster.

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


November 7, 2015 -

Kansas City JASNA Regency Ball with Jerome Grisanti calling; music of Greg and Jill Allen. Details later.


November 15, 2015 -

Louisville JASNA meeting: Dr. Fay Greckel will be talking to the Louisville JASNA group about economics and finances in Jane Austen’s novels.

2PM at Locust Grove.  Not dance related but worth knowing since Fay is one of our own!


November 20-22,

Lawrence, KS - Heartland Traditional Music and Dance Festival

http://www.lawrencefolk.org/cdss-tour


November 21, 2 015 -

Berea  English Country Dance with Terry Terry calling, Skip Jack playing; Acton Folk Center, sponsored by the Folk Circle Association, $8 adults, $4 students


December 26, 2015 - January 1, 2016 -

Berea, KY - Christmas Country Dance School

https://www.berea.edu/ccds/


March 7 - 14, 2016 - Hawaii - English Country Dance Week

Joanna Reiner-Wilkinson and David Millstone

leading dances to music by Bare Necessities

Check the Calendar page. for links to information.

Kathy and Don Corson

On the Web:WWW.LouisvilleECD.org

e-mail: Dancers@LouisvilleECD.org

to contact us once we are on the way to dance:

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Dancing at

St. Andrews Episcopal Church

2233 Woodbourne Avenue

Louisville, KY 40205

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