Based in Dallas, Texas, NTTDS promotes understanding and appreciation
of American folk dancing, its music, its history,
and related folklore. We are a group affiliate of
the Country Dance and Song Society.
The North Texas Traditional Dance Society's 28th Annual Spring Contra Dance Weekend When In Doubt, Swing! (WIDS) Dallas, Texas, April 26-28, 2019 at the
Sokol Athletic Center 5600 Sq Ft wood floor
Chuck Abell (guitar, vocals), Tim Ball (fiddle, vocals),
Eric Metzgar (drums), Larry Unger (Bass)
Bob Isaacs has delighted dancers across the US and Europe for many years
with his clear teaching and spirited calling. Whether Bob is calling flowing contras,
hot squares, or his famous grid squares and zias, dancers are sure to enjoy
a dance that is different and fun. A prolific contra choreographer;
his creative dances are called throughout the world.
Tempest blends traditional tunes with inventive, progressive grooves and harmonies
that draw from jazz, world music, and pop/R&B. Originally formed in 2009 by
Tim Ball and Chuck Abell as a contra dance band, their repertoire has expanded
to include jazz standards, blues, folk songs, Irish fiddle tunes, and more.
More Info: Tempest web site
NTTDS Email ,
or Phone 972-546-8858.
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North Texas Traditional Dance Society is a 501(c)(3) organization with registered offices in the State of Texas.
How to contact NTTDS: 972-546-8858 OR
OR PO Box 820203, Dallas, TX 75382
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