OFB Thursday Dance

Thursdays
Lesson at 7:30, strongly recommended for beginners.
Main dance from 8:00 to 11:00 PM.
Non-members – $8
OFB members – $7
Warren Wilson Community – $1
If this is your first time, your second dance is free!
Fragrance Free this dance be.


Bryson Gym

Where?

Warren Wilson College
Bryson Gym
701 Warren Wilson Road,
Swannanoa, NC 28778

As you approach the college on Warren Wilson Road, go past the service entrance, past the South entrance, and past the North Entrance. Just after the North Entrance, turn right into the Kittredge Parking lot. Walk up the stairs and through the breezeway, past the Kittredge music center. Bryson gym is the next building in front of you.

Latitude/Longitude  35 36 46 N, 82 26 27 W

Jan
30
Thu
Gold-n-Light with Jesse Edgerton leading open calling
Jan 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Gold-n-Light with Jesse Edgerton leading open calling

Roger Gold (guitar)
Laura Light (fiddle)

Feb
6
Thu
Hot Coffee Breakdown with Doug Singleton calling
Feb 6 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Hot Coffee Breakdown with Doug Singleton calling

Tom Cunningham (fiddle)
Kate Sanders (piano)
Luis deLeon (percussion)

Feb
13
Thu
Asheville Front Porchestra led by Laura Light with Myra Hirschberg and Tom Caldwell calling
Feb 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Asheville Front Porchestra led by Laura Light with Myra Hirschberg and Tom Caldwell calling

Come Dance to Asheville’s Community Band – Front Porchestra with calling by Tom and Myra. Front Porchestra is led by Laura Light and rehearses on Wednesday evenings. They welcome all musicians to join them any time.

Feb
20
Thu
Lagomorph Quartet with David Winston calling
Feb 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Lagomorph Quartet with David Winston calling

Eli Howells (fiddle)
Alan Best (mandolin)
Kiah Wells (guitar)
Aosha Wells (bass)

Feb
27
Thu
Steamshovel with Charlie Harvey calling
Feb 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Steamshovel with Charlie Harvey calling

David White (fiddle, banjo)
Roger Gold (guitar)

Mar
5
Thu
Open Band led by Laurie Fisher and Nic Coker with Beth Molaro calling
Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
12
Thu
Coracree with Terry Doyle calling
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Coracree with Terry Doyle calling

Jane Rothfield (fiddle)
Bill Quern (banjos, melodeon, mandolin)
Alan Carr (bass, guitar)
Sarah Gowan (guitar and English concertina)

Mar
19
Thu
Dancing Bears with Barbara Groh calling
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dancing Bears with Barbara Groh calling

Lew Gelfond (fiddle)
John Culp (mandolin)
Mark Langner (guitar)
Jeff Hersk (bass)

Mar
26
Thu
Playing with Fyre++ with Warren Doyle calling
Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Playing with Fyre++ with Warren Doyle calling

George Paul (piano)
Rob Zisette (fiddle)
David DiGiuseppe (accordion)
Steve Kemble (percussion)

Apr
2
Thu
Atlantic Crossing with Diane Silver calling
Apr 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Atlantic Crossing with Diane Silver calling

Peter Macfarlane (fiddle, mandolin, feet)
Viveka Fox (fiddle, bodhran)
Rick Klein (guitar, vocals)

Apr
9
Thu
The McKenzies with Ken Gall calling
Apr 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The McKenzies with Ken Gall calling

Woody McKenzie (fiddle, guitar, banjo)
Marcia McKenzie (guitar, mandolin, percussion)

Apr
16
Thu
Dead Sea Squirrels with Beth Molaro calling
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dead Sea Squirrels with Beth Molaro calling

Cathy Mason (fiddle)
Paul Boyd (fiddle and banjo)
Henry Yoshimura (guitar)

Apr
23
Thu
Warren Wilson Student Band with Phil Jamison calling
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
30
Thu
Contra Ceili with David Winston leading Open Calling
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Contra Ceili with David Winston leading Open Calling

Laurie Fisher (fiddle)
Chelsea Henley (keyboard)

May
7
Thu
Open Band led by Laura Lengnick and Karen Gaughan
May 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
May
14
Thu
Hotpoint String Band with Diane Silver calling
May 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Hotpoint String Band with Diane Silver calling

Mark Burhans (fiddle)
Hilarie Burhans (clawhammer banjo)
Marlene Shostak (keyboard)
Nick Weiland (bass)
Mark “Pokey” Hellenberg (percussion)

May
21
Thu
Kingfisher
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Kingfisher

Cecilia Vacanti (fiddle)
Jeff Kaufman (piano, mandolin, bass, percussion)

May
28
Thu
Sugar High
May 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sugar High

Laura Light (fiddle)
Julia Weatherford (cello)
Paul Moore (keyboard)

Jun
4
Thu
Good & Plenty
Jun 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Good & Plenty

Laura Lengnick (fiddle)
Karen Gaughan (keyboard)

Jun
11
Thu
JWalk with Beth Molaro calling
Jun 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
JWalk with Beth Molaro calling

Jakob Raitzyk (fiddle, electric mandolin, feet)
Jared Kirkpatrick (keyboards, mandolin, fiddle, feet)