Pat Cannon Foot and Fiddle Dance Company Hudson River Festival NYC- Kenny Kosek-fiddle, Dave Keyes-piano, Larry Eagle-drums, Rick Palley-bass, Hank Bones -guitar
Rumashinsky’s Bulgar, preceded by an excerpt from Ahava Raba by the klezmer fiddler Pedutser. The Shpil at The Unity Project @ Fais Do Do 6.5.09
At the Monday Night Contradance in Charlotte NC, the band played a set of Davy Crockett’s Honeymoon and Dixie Hoedown. This “iteration” of a “Poultry in Motion” band is made up of Jon Singleton-fiddle, Jim Scancarelli-fiddle, Phil Lessor-Banjo, Joe Cline-guitar, and Ruth Kee Wherry on Bass. Also featured is Dean Snipes, caller.
Murphy’s Flaw performs Jesse McReynolds’ “Dixie Hoedown” at a recent concert at Coffee Gallery Backstage in Altadena, CA. We were delighted to have special guest Tim May sitting in. Murphy’s Flaw is: Peter Blackwelder, fiddle; John Bryan, banjo; Paul Dorn, bass; Dee Farnsworth, mando; Mike Gurzi, guitar; Uli Sinn, Dobro, and Matt Witler, mando. www.murphysflawband.blogspot.com
I asked Frank to play something “moderate” tempo for dance – hah! what a buckdance work out! I think this is a fast southwestern version of Forked Deer and Black Eyed Susie. VDOing by Fred Syre.
The Fiddle Boys were invited to do a little “fiddling” at the local farmer’s market. Millionaire’s Hoedown is the full version this time.