Not Your Grandparents Square Dance


Not Your Grandparents Square Dance


General - Dance and Culture


Old-time music and square dancing in Portland, Oregon. Interviews with Bill Martin and Michael Ismerio, and footage from the Old Time Music Gathering, reveal the intimate links between the old-time music scene and the revival of square dancing.

This is one of a series of short documentary videos produced by Doug Plummer; you can find many more projects about traditional music, dance, and song on his YouTube channel.

For a video that looks at the early years of this revival, watch this 2003 documentary produced for Oregon Public Broadcasting.


Doug Plummer

Date Created

January 15, 2009


Doug Plummer

Spatial Coverage

USA, Oregon, Portland

Temporal Coverage

2000 -

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