October 4 - Saturday - 7 PM
By popular demand, all dances
will be Saturday evening this season.
Starting time is moved to 7 pm.
Beginner dance workshop will start at 6:45 pm.
The 2014-2015 dance dates are is posted online.
We are now booking callers and bands.
October 18 - Saturday - 8 PM
West Virginia Culture Center
"Laurel Premo and Michael Beauchamp share a reverance for vivid, authentic American art forms. They are both rustic and elegant, and they lift us into their sound." - Seth Bernard, Earthwork Music
COMMUNITY bulletin board
Information about music and dance in and around the region
Sep 25 - Thursday; 7 - 10 pm
Timothy's (beneath the Quarrier Diner)
1022 Quarrier St, Charleston
No cover charge
This coming Thursday, September 25th, 2014, SongwriterStage at Timothy’s presents two dynamic duos … Doug and Shelley Harper and Rich Collins and Joe Dobbs. Beckley residents Doug and Shelley Harper have been performing together since 1980 and have appeared on NPR’s Mountain Stage. Ritch Collins, audio engineer for Mountain Stage, appears with longtime friend and iconic local fiddler Joe Dobbs
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Woody Hawley Concert Series
"After a one year hiatus, I am very exited to announce the return of the Woody Hawley Concert Series. ... The concerts will again be held in the Walker Theater (with the exception of one "on stage" event which will be held in the large concert hall).
Thank you for your past support and for the encouragement that we have received from many of you to bring the series back. Please spread the word and help guarantee the success of the series by purchasing season tickets." - Ron Sowell - Founder, Artistic Director
7 concerts, October through April.
First show, October 4 ... Read more ...
Benefit for WXDB - FM 95.7
Sep 27 - Saturday - 10 pm to ?
Copper Pint Pub
808 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston
Plaid Clash (Irish & Scottish dance tunes & songs)
Pepper Fandango (rock, blues, rockabilly)
Hughes Celtic Duo
Andy Park (Americana, acoustic, singer songwriter)
WXDB is Charleston's new community radio station. It features regular Americana programming and specialized music shows including jazz, blues, old time, celtic, bluegrass and more.
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Sep 27 [Sat] SEOTDS - Contra Dance: Frank Buschelmann calling with the Wireless Ramblers. 8:00 to 11:00 pm. Shade Community Center, Shade, OH [near Athens, OH]. Southeastern Ohio Traditional Dance Society. www.AthensContraDance.org
Oct 04 [Sat] Woody Hawley Concert Series - Peter Mayer: Amazingly talented singer / songwriter guitarist / story teller Opening act - Spencer Elliott. 7:30 pm. Walker Theater - The Clay Center. General admission $20. Read more ...
Oct 05 [Sun] FOOTMAD Celtic Session: Play along or just listen as traditional Celtic tunes are shared. All levels welcome. 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 520 Kanawha Blvd West, Charleston,WV. More info ...
Oct 11 [Sat] FOOTMUSIC - Contra and Square Dance: 8:00 - 10:30 pm. $5. Marilla Center, Morgantown [Monongalia County], WV. Morgantown Friends of Old-Time Music. www.MorgantownDance.com
Contra dance weeekend
Old-time music and square dance weekend