Ralph Sweet - Singing Square - Shindig in the Barn

Title

Ralph Sweet - Singing Square - Shindig in the Barn

Subject

Northern / Singing

Description

Recorded at the Greenfield, MA, Grange Hall on June 27, 2010. The event was sponsored by Country Dance and Song Society to celebrate the publication of "On the Beat with Ralph Sweet."

Ralph Sweet, caller; Ralph created the singing square, basing it on the "Left Hand Star Breakdown" by Tony Parkes. Words and music available in Ralph's book.

The musicians are the band Elixir (Ethan Hazzard-Watkins, fiddle; Jesse Hazzard-Watkins, trumpet; Anna Patton, clarinet; Owen Morrison, guitar; Nils Fredland, trombone), joined by Lee Blackwell, drums; Corey DiMario, bass; Ann Percival, piano, guitar, backup vocals

Creator

Ralph Sweet

Date Created

June 27, 2010

Contributor

David Millstone

Spatial Coverage

USA, Massachusetts, Greenfield

Temporal Coverage

2000 -

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