Eigse CIM, A Gaela Event (virtual, live)


Join me for a celebration of Irish music online Saturday, February 26th. The Center for Irish Music is hosting this years fundraiser event online with live performances from Danú, Danny Diamond and Brian Miller, the Two Tap Trio, Hannah Flowers and more. The always entertaining Máirtín de Cógáin will be hosting. I will be dancing…

Jigging Basics: Step Dance Distilled. VIRTUAL CLASS


I'm really excited to offer this new course on "Jigging Basics" that was inspired by the 2021 Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Association dance contest, and my workshop that accompanied it.   It went over really well and I enjoyed digging into the idea of shared techniques that could help folks interested in trying a…


Dance Steps For Irish Musicians | Begins Jan 4


Learn the very basics of jig and reel rhythms with a few simple old-style dance steps. In this three-week workshop series, Danielle will introduce musicians to a couple of basic steps. Participants will get an opportunity to explore the steps with some of CIM’s Common Tunes. This class can be an opportunity to dance, dance…


Virtual Festival of Midwinter Traditions


The annual hiliday event at Folklore Village is a family favorite and yearly tradition for many. This year they are keeping it COVID safe and gathering online for 4 days of virtual fun. Bob and Danielle are joining in on the festivities on December 30th for their first time playing together to play and dance…