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March 29: Fine Companions will play for the English Country dance, 7:30 pm, Burlingame Water Tower. For info, see PCDC.

March 30: I’m hosting the open band for the big celebration for Sue Songer’s Lifetime Achievement Award. 8:00 pm, Multnomah Arts Center.  For info, see PCDC.

April 20: Campaign for Reel Time (with Bill Tomczak and Mark Douglass) plays the Corvallis contra dance, Isaac Banner calling.  7:30 pm.  For intro, see Corvallis Folklore.

May 18:  The BFD will play the Portland contra at Fulton, 8:00 pm.  For details, see PCDC.

May 31-June 2:  Fine Companions play for the Heather & Rose English and Scottish weekend at Suttle Lake.  For details, see Heather and Rose.

June 4:  My son graduates from high school!  Woo hoo!!

June 23-29: Campaign for Reel Time plays for Lady of the Lake June week in Coeur D’Alene, ID.

July 7-13: Teaching at Contra Dance Musicians’ Week at John C. Campbell Folk School.  Other teachers are David Kaynor, Peter Siegel, Sue Songer and Andy Davis.

July 20-27: Teaching at Harmony of Song and Dance at Pinewoods.  A beautiful wooded place to sing, dance, play tunes, and swim.

August 2-4: Campaign for Reel Time plays for Camp Damp in Juneau, AK.

August 17:  The BFD plays Portland contra at Fulton.  See PCDC.

September 21: The BFD plays Portland contra at Fulton.  See PCDC.

October 26: Fine Companions play the Portland English Country Dance Ball at Oaks Park.  See PCDC.

December 13-21:  Christmas Revels stages a Scottish show at the Newmark Theater.  For details, see Portland Revels. To purchase tickets, see Newmark Theater

December 27-28:  Christmas Revels stages a children’s show, geared to ages 2-6.  It will feature traditional English music, clowns, and puppetsFor details, see Portland Revels. To purchase tickets, see Brunish Theater.