Meet Your Musicians – Jim Roberts

May 01, 2015

Jim Roberts plays percussion for one of our favorite local bands--FootLoose. He’s done a great deal more in the music business than you might imagine and also teaches at Elon University. Read More »


Meet Your Musicians – Dean Herington

March 01, 2015

Dean is one of our amazingly versatile local musicians who plays piano, clarinet, and sax. He’s been known to collaborate with many of the usual suspects here in the Triangle, including as one of the original members of FootLoose, and as a musician for TCD’s Community contradance. Read More »


Meet Your Musicians -- Buz Lloyd

January 01, 2015

Buz Lloyd is the driving force behind the Third Friday contradance at the Carrboro Century Center.

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Meet Your Musicians - Mara Shea

November 01, 2014

Contra dancers know Mara for her fiddle playing in such bands as The Elftones.

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David DiGiuseppe

September 01, 2014

David is that rare breed--a professional musician--who earns his living playing in several bands, performing as a soloist and story-teller, and writing books about his signature instrument, the accordion.

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My First Dance Weekend

August 01, 2001

by Rhiannon Giddens, before she went on to fame, fortune and the Grammys! Read More »