Nancy and I are coming. We will need a place to stay, nothing fancy and we
have sleeping bags if needed. I have a dance to call this evening. I will
send you back the registration tomorrow (Sunday).
[mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Chrissy Fowler
Sent: Saturday, October 14, 2006 1:48 PM
Subject: [Callers] Callers and Musicians Workshop - Belfast, ME Nov 3 & 4
We still have some space left if anyone has been putting off registering.
Call me if you have questions, or respond via email with your registration
info (copied at bottom of message).
From: "Chrissy Fowler"
Four of us are putting on an interactive workshop here in Belfast, in
conjunction with the 1st Friday Belfast Flying Shoes Dance Series. Callers
and Musicians: Making Connections! Open to 25
intermediate level callers
and musicians, and facilitated by Amy Richardson Larkin, Shirley White,
Linda Henry and Chrissy Fowler.
We're all very excited about it, as it's an unusual opportunity for BOTH
callers and musicians to join in an extended workshop about band-caller
collaboration, communication and cooperation (and some of the various ways
we do that for the benefit of all of our community -- musicians callers and
perhaps most importantly, dancers!)
We're very committed to making this an experiential workshop, meaning that
we plan to do a lot of experimenting, dancing, playing and hearing tunes,
sharing ideas, testing theories, taking some risks, and so forth. There
will be some sitting in a circle and talking as well, but we hope to do
more doing than talking. (If we were putting this in a college course
catalog it would be described as some lecture, with a substantial lab
If out-of-state folks want to come, we would heartily welcome you and I
could help you track down hotel rooms, b&bs, or even local hospitality!
:-) Belfast is pretty groovy, and in November most of the tourists have
If you have any more questions, let me know. I'll also post a .pdf flyer
in the next few days.
Thanks! :-) Chrissy
Here are some of the details:
Fri, November 3rd evening dance
Sat, November 4th daytime sessions
To register, contact Chrissy Fowler
207-338-0979 or ktaadn_me(a)hotmail.com
Workshop presented by North Twin Education Programs with support from The
Country Dance and Song Society (CDSS)
WORKSHOP REGISTRATION FORM:
Dear Callers and Musicians,
Hooray! You have indicated that you plan to attend the upcoming workshop in
Belfast on November 3 & 4. It looks to be an interesting group so far, with
varied experience and from various places. (There are still some spaces, so
if you know anyone who is hoping to come, have them get in touch with me
I'll send out some more information in October.
Please complete the following information and mail a check (payable to North
Twin Education Programs) to Chrissy Fowler, 93 Kaler Road, Belfast, ME 04915
Are you a caller, musician or both?
If musician, what instrument(s)?
About how long have you been calling/playing for dances?
Please describe (1 sentence or so) your caller/musician experience.
If you are applying for a scholarship, please indicate how much you are
If you would like help finding hospitality, please let me know any special
needs (e.g. pet allergies)
What amount are you sending?
___ full amount $50
___ deposit $25
** IMPORTANT FYI **
My email use is sporadic.
If time-sensitive, please call:
thanks!! :-) chf
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