PCDC FREE Contra Tunes Taught by George Penk

Thu Jun 13, 2024

Contra dance tunes taught by ear.  All melody instruments, all levels welcome!

Teacher: George Penk

Time: 7-9pm (arrive in time to be tuned and ready to learn at 7:00)

Location: Private residence in SW Portland (email for the address)

No cost to participants!

We meet the 2nd Thursday of each month to learn tunes by George Penk or Betsy Branch, alternating between SW and SE Portland.  The focus is on developing a common repertoire to play by ear at 5th Sat. Open Band and at community jam sessions. Repeated monthly schedule through Spring:

||: George | Betsy | jam :||

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For more info and an archive of tunes:

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