Upcoming Louisville ECD Dance Dates:


NEXT UP!!!

July 11, A Ball for the Ages at St. Andrews

               with the music of Keltricity

               7:30 - 10:30 (or so)


The Ball is an official CDSS Passport To Joy event. Bring your CDSS Passport and receive your Ball for the Ages sticker!


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


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


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


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

    (Note that this is a FIFTH Sunday)


September 13 - There is a conflict at St. Andrews so we will dance 9/6 and/or 9/20


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


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: June 29, 1:30 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.


July 11 - Louisville - “A Ball for the Ages”

A selection of dances from 1650 right up to 2015 with the music of  Keltricity. Costumes could represent any of the many time periods represented in those 365 years.

2015 Ball Flyer.pdf 

2015 Ball dance notes 1.pdf



July 18 - Louisville - Historic Picnic:

An 1822 Croghan Family Wedding & Ball

Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane

Louisville, KY 40207  12:00pm - 10:00pm

$8 adults, $4 children

Ball 7:00-10:00 p.m. $12 pp

Dances led by dance historian Dr. John Gardiner-Garden of Australia and his wife, Aylwen,

Information on the Calendar page.



August 15 - Lexington - The August Ball

featuring the Capital City Country Dance Orchestra, directed by Trent Ripley. Dances called by Don Corson.

Information on the Calendar page. or here:

2015 August Ball flyer.pdf

Dance List 2015 August Ball.pdf


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. Flier on the Calendar page.


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!


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!


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:

502   554  -  0701

Dancing at

St. Andrews Episcopal Church

2233 Woodbourne Avenue

Louisville, KY 40205

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