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Folk Event Listings

Events listed on this page are not connected to or sponsored by the Baltimore Folk Music Society. These events are listed as a service to the Folk Music community. If you would like your Folk Music event listed on this page, please contact events@bfms.org and provide the details (Date, Artist, Venue, Website URL or other details) of your event.


Listing by Date - next 30 days


July 17 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Andrea Nettleton calls the dances while Dan Gillespie (recorders and pipes), Sophie Chang (cello), and Liz Donaldson (piano) make the music

 
July 18 2019 - Folk Music
TOM CHAPIN
Baldwin's Station

Tickets $30 ~ Showtime 7:30pm

 
July 20 2019 - Dance
Annapolis Contra Dance
Annapolis Friends Meeting Hall

7-10 PM (Intro Lesson: 6:30 PM). Andrea Nettleton calls to Devine Comedy: Marty Taylor (whistles, concertina), Steve Hickman (fiddle) and John Devine (guitar). No experience or partner required. Snacks to share at the break are welcome. $10 with discounts for seniors, students, families, ATDS members. Annapolis Friends Meeting Hall, 351 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD 21401. Info: Jan Scopel, 443-540-0867, janscope@hotmail.com, or Charlotte Featherstone, 203-247-3964, charlotte.feathers@gmail.com; www.contradancers.com/atds

 
July 20 2019 - Dance
Sunset Square Dance
Peirce Mill

7pm-10pm @ Peirce Mill / 2401 Tilden St. NW, Washington, DC. For the fourth straight summer, Friends of Peirce Mill and FSGW's DC Square Dance Collective are joining forces to bring you a free evening of outdoor music and dancing in Rock Creek Park! We’ll fill the meadows and grounds of Peirce Mill with live old-time music and we'll dance ’til the stars come out. As always, no lesson, experience, partner or fancy clothes needed. Everyone is welcome! Bring a picnic dinner and make an evening of it. Plenty of free parking across Tilden Street from the Mill. Visit www.dcsquaredance.org for more information

 
July 21 2019 - Dance
Waltz Time
Glen Echo Park

Music by Waltz Weavers

The waltz lesson begins at 2:45 p.m. with a half-hour of beginner instruction and 15 minutes for an intermediate or advanced move. Dancing follows until 6 p.m. For info: go to www.WaltzTimeDances.org, e-mail info@WaltzTimeDances.org, or call Glen Echo Park at 301-634-2222. The Glen Echo National Park is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812.

 
July 24 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Melissa Running calls the dances to the playing of Andrea Hoag (fiddle), Owen Morrison (guitar), and Liz Donaldson (piano)

 
July 26 2019 - Folk Music
SEAMUS KENNEDY
Baldwin's Station

Tickets $20 ~ Showtime 7:30pm

 
July 27 2019 - Dance
Frederick Maryland Contra Dance
Trinity Episcopal School

SummerTunes returns! Day-long dance music workshops will be led by Andrea Hoag and Paul Oorts. Liz Donaldson will join them to lead the evening dance with the big SumerTunes Band. Always a grand event! For Workshop info, please contact Andrea.

 
July 27 2019 - Dance
SummerTunes Workshop
Trinity Episcopal School

10 am- 4pm - All-day contra dance music workshop/rehearsal with fiddler Andrea Hoag and multi-instrumentalist Paul Oorts. Stay and play the tunes that night for the MMFAC monthly Frederick Contra Dance. Trinity School, 6040 New Design Rd., $70 registration after June 27. Info: Andrea Hoag, 301-565-2777, andrea(at)andreahoag.com.

 
July 31 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Kappy Laning calls the dances to the music of Anna Rain (recorders), Sophie Chang (cello), and Janina O’Brien (piano)

 
August 04 2019 - Dance
Waltz Time
Glen Echo Park

Music by Trio con Brio

The waltz lesson begins at 2:45 p.m. with a half-hour of beginner instruction and 15 minutes for an intermediate or advanced move. Dancing follows until 6 p.m. For info: go to www.WaltzTimeDances.org, e-mail info@WaltzTimeDances.org, or call Glen Echo Park at 301-634-2222. The Glen Echo National Park is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812.

 
August 07 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

April Blum calls the dances to the music of Barbara Heitz (flute), Paul Oorts (mandolin and accordion), and Liz Donaldson (piano)

 
August 14 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Tom Spilsbury calls the dances while Jeff Steinberg (fiddle), Carrie Rose (flute), and Neil Epstein (piano) play

 
August 15 2019 - Folk Music
MATT NAKOA
Baldwin's Station

Tickets $20 ~ Showtime 7:30pm