English Country Dance Music Sessions
Second and Fourth Sundays
UVMC English Country Dance Instrumental Music sessions provide a friendly, flexible and spontaneous small ensemble setting for beginning, intermediate to experienced players of a variety of traditional instruments. Sessions are interactive in choice of music, with some of the tune list coordinated with local English Country Dance series. Carol Compton is the usual musical leader. Occasional guest musician leaders are invited. Drop-ins are welcome. Sources for written music are primarily the P. Barnes, ed. English Country Dance Music, Books 1 & 2 and the P. Matthiesson, ed. Waltz Books I, II, & III.
Recordings of UVMC English Country Dance Ensemble
Length: 90 minute sessions, September to June
Cost: UVMC’s Tuition Assistance Program makes it possible for this class to be offered free of charge for those who are unable to pay for any reason. The suggested amount for this class is $15 per session.
Faculty: Carol Compton