Thursday, November 17, 2016

Two 2-beat Bourrées

Bog standard performance of rock solid standards of the Auvergnat set. I play these with Le Bon Truc. My approach is essentially pretending I'm playing a one row. Going for the primitive.





Sunday, November 13, 2016

Le Bon Truc Photos

Some great photos taken by daughter Brigid of our Mayo Street gig in Portland. Blue light. Who knew? Le Bon Truc is Gary Chapin, Barbara Truex, and Steve Gruverman

Our trio at work

Dulcimer, Barbara Truex

Dancer, Marie Wendt

Clarinet hands. Like jazz hands, but cooler

Strewn Accordions

"So, what are we playing next?"

We love each other.







Thursday, November 3, 2016

French Dance, Portland, Maine, November Six

On Sunday, November 6 at Mayo Street Arts, in Portland, Maine, my trio will be playing for an extended French extravaganza. Beginning at 4:00 pm, we will play for a dance workshop, led by the fabulous Marie Wendt. At 7:00 pm we'll play an hour long concert. Them at 8:15, we'll continue the dancing with a proper French Bal Folk! Join us!