Contra Dance Music

Main.ContraDance History

Hide minor edits - Show changes to output

Changed lines 24-25 from:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/1897841?query=the%20coming%20dawn;qtype=keyword;locg=1 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/1897841 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\
Changed lines 58-59 from:
* [http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2287017 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004. '''FOLK St435'''\\\
to:
* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2287017 | Stepping up]]  Topic Records, 2004. '''FOLK St435'''\\\
Changed lines 24-25 from:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/189784 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/1897841?query=the%20coming%20dawn;qtype=keyword;locg=1 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\
Changed line 152 from:
Updated November, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].
to:
Updated November, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]]. 
Deleted lines 69-70:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / '''Rodney and Randy Miller'''. Fretless, 1980 '''N42e'''\\\
Changed line 152 from:
Updated November, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].
to:
Updated November, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]]. 
Changed lines 58-62 from:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004. '''FOLK St435'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / '''Popcorn Behavior'''. 1999. '''FOLK P8105s'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / '''Frank Ferrel'''. Flying Fish, 1991. '''FOLK F4133'''
to:
* [http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2287017 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004. '''FOLK St435'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2328832 | Strangest dream]] / '''Popcorn Behavior'''. 1999. '''FOLK P8105s'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/1883547 | Yankee dreams]] / '''Frank Ferrel'''. Flying Fish, 1991. '''FOLK F4133'''
Changed lines 68-69 from:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / '''Yankee Ingenuity'''. Varrick, 1989. '''Y1655h'''\\\
to:
* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2190751 | Heatin' up the hall]] / '''Yankee Ingenuity'''. Varrick, 1989. '''Y1655h'''\\\
Changed lines 72-73 from:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / '''Seamus Connolly'''. Green Linnet, 1988. '''C7625'''
to:
* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2043255 | Notes from my mind]] / '''Seamus Connolly'''. Green Linnet, 1988. '''C7625'''
Changed lines 103-119 from:
* [[Country dance tunes -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3148589]] / '''collected and arranged by Cecil J. Sharp'''.  Novello. 1909-1946. '''VYDF//Sh23c v.1-11'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF%2BEn36b | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. 1988. '''VYDF+En36b'''\\\

* [[The Fiddler's tune book : 200 traditional airs : hornpipes, reels, schottisches, polkas, waltzes, jigs -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b2906153]] / '''edited by Peter Kennedy'''. Dave Mallinson Publications. 1994. '''VYDF.F448k 1994'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocn173274468 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / '''Brian Hebert'''. 2004. '''VYDF.H354f 2004'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456564 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. Canis Minoris, 1992. '''VYD.B262L 1992'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm47734242 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / '''Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell'''. Mel Bay, 2001.  '''VYDF.D196h 2001'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.N42m+2003 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003. '''VYDF.N42m 2003'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38999531 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / '''Susan Songer with Clyde Curley'''. 1997. '''VYDF.So58p 1997'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.So58p+2005 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / '''Susan Songer with Clyde Curley'''. 2005. '''VYDF.So58p 2005'''\\\
to:
* [[Country dance tunes -> http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2241070]] / '''collected and arranged by Cecil J. Sharp'''.  Novello. 1909-1946. '''VYDF//Sh23c v.1-11'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2101517 | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. 1988. '''VYDF+En36b'''\\\

* [[The Fiddler's tune book : 200 traditional airs : hornpipes, reels, schottisches, polkas, waltzes, jigs -> http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2116842]] / '''edited by Peter Kennedy'''. Dave Mallinson Publications. 1994. '''VYDF.F448k 1994'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2362931 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / '''Brian Hebert'''. 2004. '''VYDF.H354f 2004'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2013217 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. Canis Minoris, 1992. '''VYD.B262L 1992'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2112534 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / '''Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell'''. Mel Bay, 2001.  '''VYDF.D196h 2001'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2278428 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003. '''VYDF.N42m 2003'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2013215 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / '''Susan Songer with Clyde Curley'''. 1997. '''VYDF.So58p 1997'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2352755 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / '''Susan Songer with Clyde Curley'''. 2005. '''VYDF.So58p 2005'''\\\
Changed lines 121-125 from:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm31693794 | The waltz book]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 1992. '''VYDW.W179a 1992'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm45466569 | The waltz book II]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 1995. '''VYDW.W179b 1995'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=c&searcharg=VYDW.W179c+2002 | The waltz book III]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 2002. '''VYDW.W179c 2002'''
to:
* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2278403 | The waltz book]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 1992. '''VYDW.W179a 1992'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2278402 | The waltz book II]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 1995. '''VYDW.W179b 1995'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2278427 | The waltz book III]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 2002. '''VYDW.W179c 2002'''
Changed line 145 from:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm08859997 | The fifer's delight]] / '''Ralph Sweet'''. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands. '''VZFI+Sw36f'''\\\
to:
* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2212229 | The fifer's delight]] / '''Ralph Sweet'''. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands. '''VZFI+Sw36f'''\\\
Changed line 147 from:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456616 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. Canis, 1993. '''VYD.B262i 1993'''
to:
* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2116843 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. Canis, 1993. '''VYD.B262i 1993'''
Changed line 154 from:
Updated January, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].
to:
Updated November, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].
Changed lines 18-20 from:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37840385 | Airplang]] / '''Rodney Miller'''. Rounder Records, 1997.  '''FOLK M6175'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+B48bi | Big Bang]] / '''Big Bandemonium'''. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004. '''FOLK B48bi'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/1958265| Airplang]] / '''Rodney Miller'''. Rounder Records, 1997.  '''FOLK M6175'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2310186 | Big Bang]] / '''Big Bandemonium'''. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004. '''FOLK B48bi'''\\\
Changed line 22 from:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm42906805 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999. '''FOLK C4555'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2053406 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999. '''FOLK C4555'''\\\
Changed lines 24-40 from:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm33374110 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm48069449 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / '''Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell'''. 2001. '''INT 827 D234L'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M8695 | Faster than a walk]] / '''The Moving Violations'''. Great Meadow Music, 2001. '''FOLK M8695'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / '''Bare Necessities'''. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. '''FOLK B237f''' [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] are shelved nearby.]\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / '''Airdance'''. Great Meadow Music, 2003. ''''FOLK Ai75'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / '''Frankie Gavin'''. Green Linnet, 1991. '''INT 42 G245f'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / '''Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides'''. Avocet, 1997. '''FOLK M2435'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / '''Dirk Powell'''. Rounder Records, 1999. '''FOLK P8713h'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / '''Popcorn Behavior'''. 1997. '''FOLK P8105j'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/189784 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2134268 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / '''Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell'''. 2001. '''INT 827 D234L'''\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2144479 | Faster than a walk]] / '''The Moving Violations'''. Great Meadow Music, 2001. '''FOLK M8695'''\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2143724 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / '''Bare Necessities'''. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. '''FOLK B237f''' [Other recordings by [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/results?fi%3Aitem_type=&query=bare+necessities&qtype=author&locg=247&_adv=1&page=09 | Bare Necessities]] are shelved nearby.]\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2276900 | Flying on home]] / '''Airdance'''. Great Meadow Music, 2003. ''''FOLK Ai75'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2002379 | Frankie goes to town]] / '''Frankie Gavin'''. Green Linnet, 1991. '''INT 42 G245f'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2041825 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / '''Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides'''. Avocet, 1997. '''FOLK M2435'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2114045 | Hand me down]] / '''Dirk Powell'''. Rounder Records, 1999. '''FOLK P8713h'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2040783 | Journeywork]] / '''Popcorn Behavior'''. 1997. '''FOLK P8105j'''\\\
Changed line 42 from:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / '''Rodney Miller & David Surette'''. Great Meadow Music, 2000. '''FOLK M6175n'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2113593 | New leaf]] / '''Rodney Miller & David Surette'''. Great Meadow Music, 2000. '''FOLK M6175n'''\\\
Changed lines 44-56 from:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / '''George Wilson'''. Sampler, 1995. '''FOLK W6935n'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / '''George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer'''. 2000. '''FOLK P837'''\\\

* [[A Portland selection 2 : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3864735]] / '''George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer'''. 2005. '''FOLK B732pb'''\\\

* [[A Portland play along selection : 97 contra dance tunes for listening and learning -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3848935]] / '''Betsy Branch, Clyde Curley, Susan Songer'''. 2008. '''FOLK B732p'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / '''Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen'''. Great Meadow Music, 2000. '''FOLK M6175p'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / '''The Moving Violations'''. 2004. '''FOLK M89695q'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175aL | Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997. '''FOLK M6175aL'''\\\
to:
* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2001855 | Northern melodies]] / '''George Wilson'''. Sampler, 1995. '''FOLK W6935n'''\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2238628 | A Portland selection]] / '''George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer'''. 2000. '''FOLK P837'''\\\

* [[A Portland selection 2 : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest -> http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2694546]] / '''George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer'''. 2005. '''FOLK B732pb'''\\\

* [[A Portland play along selection : 97 contra dance tunes for listening and learning -> http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2682367]] / '''Betsy Branch, Clyde Curley, Susan Songer'''. 2008. '''FOLK B732p'''\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2248012 | Pure Quill]] / '''Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen'''. Great Meadow Music, 2000. '''FOLK M6175p'''\\\

* [[ http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2310184 | Quick Spin]] / '''The Moving Violations'''. 2004. '''FOLK M89695q'''\\\

* [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/2276902| Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997. '''FOLK M6175aL'''\\\
Deleted line 154:
January 27, 2012, at 09:44 AM EST by BK - further improvements
Added lines 11-12:
This is a guide to resources for contra dance musicians and lover's of contra dance music with an emphasis on materials in the Forbes Library collection. Many wonderful resources are not included in this guide because they are not available in the library. A good starting point for further research is the [[Country Song and Dance Society -> http://www.cdss.org/]]
Deleted line 85:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/store-home.htmlamerican_dance.html|  CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
Changed lines 154-155 from:
Updated November 1, 2007 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].
to:
Updated January, 2012 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].
January 27, 2012, at 09:32 AM EST by BK - small updates
Changed lines 73-77 from:
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums] ]] / Contratopia. 
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly] ]] / Robert Cox. 
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings] ]] / Fromseier Rose. 
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly] ]] / The Open Band.
*[[
http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive] ]] / Roaring Jelly.
to:
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums] ]] / Contratopia.\\\

*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings] ]] / Fromseier Rose.\\\

*[[http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast]] / The Open Band.\\\

*[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive] ]] / Roaring Jelly.
January 27, 2012, at 09:27 AM EST by BK - deleted cd we no longer have
Deleted lines 33-34:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / '''Wild Asparagus'''. Wild Asparagus, 1997. '''FOLK W6435f'''\\\
January 27, 2012, at 09:26 AM EST by BK - small updates
Deleted lines 17-18:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54505916 | Best of Wild Asparagus.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2003. '''FOLK W6435b'''\\\
Deleted lines 23-24:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54013446 | Contra music : the sound of New England.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2002. '''FOLK C7685'''\\\
Added lines 102-103:
* [[Country dance tunes -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3148589]] / '''collected and arranged by Cecil J. Sharp'''.  Novello. 1909-1946. '''VYDF//Sh23c v.1-11'''\\\
Added lines 106-107:
* [[The Fiddler's tune book : 200 traditional airs : hornpipes, reels, schottisches, polkas, waltzes, jigs -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b2906153]] / '''edited by Peter Kennedy'''. Dave Mallinson Publications. 1994. '''VYDF.F448k 1994'''\\\
January 27, 2012, at 09:13 AM EST by BK - minor improvements
Added lines 70-71:
The recordings listed here can all be found at Forbes Library. See the [[Discographies -> #discographies]] section for more comprehensive lists which include recordings not owned by the library.
Changed lines 106-128 from:
*VYDF+En36b\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF%2BEn36b | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / Peter Barnes. 1988.
*VYDF.H354f 2004\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocn173274468 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / Brian Hebert. 2004.
*VYD.B262L 1992\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456564 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / Peter Barnes. Canis Minoris, 1992.
*VYDF.D196h 2001\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm47734242 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell. Mel Bay, 2001.
*VYDF.N42m 2003\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.N42m+2003 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003.
*VYDF.So58p 1997\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38999531 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 1997.
*VYDF.So58p 2005\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.So58p+2005 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 2005.
*VYDW.W179a 1992\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm31693794 | The waltz book]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
*VYDW.W179b 1995
\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm45466569 | The waltz book II]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
*VYDW.W179c 2002\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=c&searcharg=VYDW.W179c+2002 | The waltz book III]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 2002.
(:toggle-box-end:)

!!! Online Sources
to:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF%2BEn36b | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. 1988. '''VYDF+En36b'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocn173274468 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / '''Brian Hebert'''. 2004. '''VYDF.H354f 2004'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456564 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. Canis Minoris, 1992. '''VYD.B262L 1992'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm47734242 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / '''Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell'''. Mel Bay, 2001.  '''VYDF.D196h 2001'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.N42m+2003 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003. '''VYDF.N42m 2003'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38999531 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / '''Susan Songer with Clyde Curley'''. 1997. '''VYDF.So58p 1997'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.So58p+2005 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / '''Susan Songer with Clyde Curley'''. 2005. '''VYDF.So58p 2005'''\\\
Added lines 120-128:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm31693794 | The waltz book]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 1992. '''VYDW.W179a 1992'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm45466569 | The waltz book II]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 1995. '''VYDW.W179b 1995'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=c&searcharg=VYDW.W179c+2002 | The waltz book III]] / '''Bill Matthiesen'''. Common Wealth Printing, 2002. '''VYDW.W179c 2002'''
(:toggle-box-end:)

!!! Online Sources
 
Changed lines 144-149 from:
*VZFI+Sw36f\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm08859997 | The fifer's delight]] / Ralph Sweet. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
*VYD.B262i 1993\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456616 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / Peter Barnes. Canis, 1993.
 
!!! Online guides
to:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm08859997 | The fifer's delight]] / '''Ralph Sweet'''. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands. '''VZFI+Sw36f'''\\\
Added lines 146-149:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456616 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / '''Peter Barnes'''. Canis, 1993. '''VYD.B262i 1993'''
 
!!! Online guides
 
January 25, 2012, at 03:05 PM EST by BK - formatting improvements
Changed lines 32-50 from:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / '''Bare Necessities'''. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. '''FOLK B237f''' [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] shelved with this volume.]\\\

* FOLK Ai75\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / Airdance. Great Meadow Music, 2003.\\\

* INT
 Ir4g\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / Frankie Gavin. Green Linnet, 1991.\\\

* FOLK W6435f
\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / Wild Asparagus. Wild Asparagus, 1997.\\\

*
FOLK M2435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides. Avocet, 1997.\\\

*
FOLK P8713h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / Dirk Powell. Rounder Records, 1999.\\\

*
FOLK P8105j\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / Popcorn Behavior 1997.\\\
to:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / '''Bare Necessities'''. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. '''FOLK B237f''' [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] are shelved nearby.]\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / '''Airdance'''. Great Meadow Music, 2003. ''''FOLK Ai75'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / '''Frankie Gavin'''. Green Linnet, 1991. '''INT 42 G245f'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / '''Wild Asparagus'''. Wild Asparagus, 1997. '''FOLK W6435f'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / '''Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides'''. Avocet, 1997. '''FOLK M2435'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / '''Dirk Powell'''. Rounder Records, 1999. '''FOLK P8713h'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / '''Popcorn Behavior'''. 1997. '''FOLK P8105j'''\\\
Changed lines 46-47 from:
* FOLK M6175n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / Rodney Miller & David Surette. Great Meadow Music, 2000.\\\
to:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / '''Rodney Miller & David Surette'''. Great Meadow Music, 2000. '''FOLK M6175n'''\\\
Changed lines 48-60 from:
* FOLK W6935n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / George Wilson. Sampler, 1995.\\\

*
FOLK P837\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer. 2000.\\\

*
FOLK M6175p\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen. Great Meadow Music, 2000.\\\

* FOLK M89695q\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / The Moving Violations
. 2004.\\\

* FOLK M6175aL [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175aL | Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997.\\\
to:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / '''George Wilson'''. Sampler, 1995. '''FOLK W6935n'''\\\

*
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / '''George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer'''. 2000. '''FOLK P837'''\\\

*
[[A Portland selection 2 : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3864735]] / '''George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer'''. 2005. '''FOLK B732pb'''\\\

* [[A Portland play along selection : 97 contra dance tunes for listening and learning -> http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3848935]] / '''Betsy Branch, Clyde Curley, Susan Songer'''. 2008. '''FOLK B732p'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / '''Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen'''. Great Meadow Music, 2000. '''FOLK M6175p'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / '''The Moving Violations'''. 2004. '''FOLK M89695q'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175aL | Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997. '''FOLK M6175aL'''
\\\
Changed lines 62-69 from:
* FOLK St435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004.\\\

*
FOLK P8105s\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / Popcorn Behavior. 1999.\\\

*
FOLK F4133\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / Frank Ferrel. Flying Fish, 1991.
to:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004. '''FOLK St435'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / '''Popcorn Behavior'''. 1999. '''FOLK P8105s'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / '''Frank Ferrel'''. Flying Fish, 1991. '''FOLK F4133'''
Changed lines 70-76 from:
*Y1655h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / Yankee Ingenuity. Varrick, 1989.
*N42e\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / Rodney and Randy Miller. Fretless, 1980
*C7625\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / Seamus Connolly. Green Linnet, 1988.
to:
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / '''Yankee Ingenuity'''. Varrick, 1989. '''Y1655h'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / '''Rodney and Randy Miller'''. Fretless, 1980 '''N42e'''\\\

*
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / '''Seamus Connolly'''. Green Linnet, 1988. '''C7625'''
Added lines 13-14:
The compact discs listed here can all be found at Forbes Library. See the [[Discographies -> #discographies]] section for more comprehensive lists which include discs not owned by the library.
Changed lines 16-80 from:
*FOLK M6175\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37840385 | Airplang]] / Rodney Miller. Rounder Records, 1997.
*FOLK W6435b\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54505916 | Best of Wild Asparagus.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*FOLK B48bi\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+B48bi | Big Bang]] / Big Bandemonium. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
*FOLK F4133b\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37664568 | Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition]] / Frank Ferrel. Rounder Records, 1996.
*FOLK C4555\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm42906805 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
*FOLK N564\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm33374110 | The coming dawn]] / Nightingale. Epact Music, 1994.
*FOLK C7685\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54013446 | Contra music : the sound of New England.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2002.
*INT Q3h\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm48069449 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell. 2001.
*FOLK M8695\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M8695 | Faster than a walk]] / The Moving Violations. Great Meadow Music, 2001.
*INT En36b.F\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / Bare Necessities. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] shelved with this volume.]
*FOLK Ai75\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / Airdance. Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*INT Ir4g\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / Frankie Gavin. Green Linnet, 1991.
*FOLK W6435f\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / Wild Asparagus. Wild Asparagus, 1997.
*FOLK M2435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides. Avocet, 1997.
*FOLK P8713h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / Dirk Powell. Rounder Records, 1999.
*FOLK P8105j\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / Popcorn Behavior 1997.
*FOLK M6175n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / Rodney Miller & David Surette. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK W6935n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / George Wilson. Sampler, 1995.
*FOLK P837\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer. 2000.
*FOLK M6175p\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK M89695q\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / The Moving Violations. 2004.
*FOLK M6175aL [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175aL | Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997.
*FOLK St435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004.
*FOLK P8105s\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / Popcorn Behavior. 1999.
*FOLK F4133\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / Frank Ferrel. Flying Fish, 1991.
(:toggle-box-end:)

!!! Vinyl Records
*Y1655h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / Yankee Ingenuity. Varrick, 1989.
*N42e\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / Rodney and Randy Miller. Fretless, 1980
*C7625\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / Seamus Connolly. Green Linnet, 1988.

!!! Online audio
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums] ]] / Contratopia.
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly] ]] / Robert Cox.
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings] ]] / Fromseier Rose.
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly] ]] / The Open Band.
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive] ]] / Roaring Jelly.
to:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37840385 | Airplang]] / '''Rodney Miller'''. Rounder Records, 1997.  '''FOLK M6175'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54505916 | Best of Wild Asparagus.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2003. '''FOLK W6435b'''\\\

* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+B48bi | Big Bang]] / '''Big Bandemonium'''. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004. '''FOLK B48bi'''\\\
Changed lines 22-23 from:
!!! Discographies
Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.
to:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm42906805 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999. '''FOLK C4555'''\\\
Changed lines 24-25 from:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/store-home.htmlamerican_dance.html|  CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
*[[http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html | Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs]] Charlie Seelig
to:
* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm33374110 | The coming dawn]] / '''Nightingale'''. Epact Music, 1994. '''FOLK N564'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54013446 | Contra music : the sound of New England.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2002. '''FOLK C7685'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm48069449 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / '''Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell'''. 2001. '''INT 827 D234L'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M8695 | Faster than a walk]] / '''The Moving Violations'''. Great Meadow Music, 2001. '''FOLK M8695'''\\\

* [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / '''Bare Necessities'''. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. '''FOLK B237f''' [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] shelved with this volume.]\\\

* FOLK Ai75\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / Airdance. Great Meadow Music, 2003.\\\

* INT Ir4g\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / Frankie Gavin. Green Linnet, 1991.\\\

* FOLK W6435f\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / Wild Asparagus. Wild Asparagus, 1997.\\\

* FOLK M2435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides. Avocet, 1997.\\\

* FOLK P8713h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / Dirk Powell. Rounder Records, 1999.\\\

* FOLK P8105j\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / Popcorn Behavior 1997.\\\
Changed lines 52-53 from:
!!! Where to Find More Compact Discs
You will find additional dance music at the library in the sections with call numbers beginning:
to:
* FOLK M6175n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / Rodney Miller & David Surette. Great Meadow Music, 2000.\\\
Added lines 55-102:
* FOLK W6935n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / George Wilson. Sampler, 1995.\\\

* FOLK P837\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer. 2000.\\\

* FOLK M6175p\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen. Great Meadow Music, 2000.\\\

* FOLK M89695q\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / The Moving Violations. 2004.\\\

* FOLK M6175aL [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175aL | Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997.\\\
 
* FOLK St435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004.\\\

* FOLK P8105s\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / Popcorn Behavior. 1999.\\\

* FOLK F4133\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / Frank Ferrel. Flying Fish, 1991.
(:toggle-box-end:)

!!! Vinyl Records
*Y1655h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / Yankee Ingenuity. Varrick, 1989.
*N42e\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / Rodney and Randy Miller. Fretless, 1980
*C7625\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / Seamus Connolly. Green Linnet, 1988.

!!! Online audio
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums] ]] / Contratopia.
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly] ]] / Robert Cox.
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings] ]] / Fromseier Rose.
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly] ]] / The Open Band.
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive] ]] / Roaring Jelly.
 
!!![[#discographies]] Discographies
Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.
 
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/store-home.htmlamerican_dance.html|  CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
*[[http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html | Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs]] Charlie Seelig
 
!!! Where to Find More Compact Discs
You will find additional dance music at the library in the sections with call numbers beginning:
 
Deleted line 65:
(:toggle-box id=vinyl:)
Changed lines 72-73 from:
(:toggle-box-end:)
to:
Deleted line 73:
(:toggle-box id=online-audio:)
Deleted line 78:
(:toggle-box-end:)
Added line 100:
(:toggle-box id=tune-books:)
Added lines 121-123:
(:toggle-box-end:)

!!! Online Sources
Deleted lines 124-125:
!!! Online Sources
 
Changed line 66 from:
 
to:
(:toggle-box id=vinyl:)
Changed lines 73-74 from:
 
to:
(:toggle-box-end:)
Added line 76:
(:toggle-box id=online-audio:)
Added line 82:
(:toggle-box-end:)
Changed line 85 from:
 Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.
to:
Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.
Changed lines 12-13 from:
!!! Compact Discs (:toggle-box id=compact-discs:)
to:
!!! Compact Discs
(:toggle-box id=compact-discs:)
Changed line 12 from:
!!! Compact Discs
to:
!!! Compact Discs (:toggle-box id=compact-discs:)
Added lines 62-64:
(:toggle-box-end:)

!!! Vinyl Records
Deleted lines 65-66:
!!! Vinyl Records
 
January 25, 2012, at 12:22 PM EST by BK - minor updates
Changed line 133 from:
!!{+[[#instruction]]Instruction+}
to:
!!Playing Contra Dance Music
Changed line 135 from:
!!! Print sources
to:
!!! Books
Changed line 142 from:
!!! Online sources
to:
!!! Online guides
January 25, 2012, at 12:17 PM EST by BK - minor updates
Changed line 1 from:
(:title Contra Dance:)
to:
(:title Contra Dance Music:)
Changed lines 3-16 from:
!!! Resources for Contra Dance Musicians
Compiled for Forbes Library patrons who love contra dance music.
Updated November 1, 2007 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].

(:table border=0 :)
(:cellnr:)
'''Related subject guides'''
(:cellnr:)
* [[Northampton/ LocalDancing|Local Dance Links]]
* [[Main/ Dance|General Dance Guide]]
(:tableend:)

!!!Sound Recordings
!
!!! Compact Discs
to:
(:*toc:)
(:see-also:)
* [[
Dance]]
* [[Local Dance Links -> Northampton/ LocalDancing]]
* [[Music]]
* [[Musical Instruments]]
(:see-also-end:)

!!Sound Recordings
!!!
Compact Discs
Changed line 63 from:
!!!! Vinyl Records
to:
!!! Vinyl Records
Changed line 72 from:
!!!! Online audio
to:
!!! Online audio
Changed line 79 from:
!!!! Discographies
to:
!!! Discographies
Changed lines 85-86 from:
!!!! Other Compact Discs
You may wish to browse for
dance music in the sections with call numbers beginning:
to:
!!! Where to Find More Compact Discs
You will find additional
dance music at the library in the sections with call numbers beginning:
Changed lines 88-93 from:
*INT En36 for English music.
*INT Ir4 for Irish music.
*INT N856 for Nova Scotian music.
*INT Q3 for Québecois music.
*INT Sco87 for Scottish music.
A librarian can help you find additional recordings.
to:
||'''INT 42''' ||Irish music ||
||'''
INT 428''' ||Celtic music ||
||'''INT 43''' ||Scottish
music ||
||'''
INT 45''' ||English music ||
||'''
INT 827''' ||Québecois music ||
||'''INT 829''' ||Nova Scotian music (including Cape Breton) ||

Dance music can also be found among the discs with call numbers beginning '''FOLK'''.
A librarian can help you find additional recordings.
Changed lines 97-98 from:
!!!Notated Music
!!!! Tune Books
to:
!!Notated Music
!!! Tune Books
Changed line 120 from:
!!!! Online Sources
to:
!!! Online Sources
Changed lines 127-128 from:
!!! Tune Indices
 
to:
!! Tune Indices
Deleted line 130:
 
Changed line 133 from:
!!!{+[[#instruction]]Instruction+}
to:
!!{+[[#instruction]]Instruction+}
Changed line 135 from:
!!!! Print sources
to:
!!! Print sources
Deleted line 136:
 
Changed line 142 from:
!!!! Online sources
to:
!!! Online sources
Deleted line 143:
 
Added lines 146-148:

Updated November 1, 2007 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]].

October 26, 2011, at 11:14 AM EST by 173.162.229.229 -
Added line 2:
(:comment maintained by Ben:)
Added line 1:
(:title Contra Dance:)
Changed line 84 from:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/store-home.htmlamerican_dance.html  CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
to:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/store-home.htmlamerican_dance.html|  CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
Changed line 84 from:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html#recordings | CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
to:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/store-home.htmlamerican_dance.html  CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
May 06, 2011, at 02:15 PM EST by BK - added link to Melissa the Loud's "How to Play Contra Dance Percussion")
Changed line 149 from:
to:
*[[http://www.melissatheloud.com/rhythms.html | How to Play Contra Dance Percussion]] / Melissa Kacalanos (Melissa the Loud)
May 02, 2011, at 09:15 AM EST by BK - deleted dead link (anam cara)
Changed lines 74-75 from:
!!!! Online audio
*[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html | [Excerpts from Anam Cara] ]] / Anam Cara.
to:
!!!! Online audio
Changed lines 75-80 from:
*[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html | [Excerpts from Anam Cara]]] / Anam Cara.
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]]] / Contratopia.
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]]] / Robert Cox.
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]]] / Fromseier Rose.
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]]] / The Open Band.
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly.
to:
*[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html | [Excerpts from Anam Cara] ]] / Anam Cara.
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums] ]] / Contratopia.
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly] ]] / Robert Cox.
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings] ]] / Fromseier Rose.
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly] ]] / The Open Band.
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive] ]] / Roaring Jelly.
Changed line 123 from:
*[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html#GoodParkingTuneSets | [Good Parking tune sets]]] / Good Parking.
to:
*[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html#GoodParkingTuneSets | [Good Parking tune sets] ]] / Good Parking.
Changed line 125 from:
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly.
to:
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive] ]] / Roaring Jelly.
Changed line 124 from:
*[[http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links]] ] / Mickey Koth?
to:
*[[http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links] ]] / Mickey Koth?
Changed line 124 from:
*[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links]]] / Mickey Koth?
to:
*[[http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links]] ] / Mickey Koth?
Changed lines 75-80 from:
*[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html | [Excerpts from Anam Cara]]] / Anam Cara. http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http:
//www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]]] / Contratopia. http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*
[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]]] / Robert Cox. http://www.contracast.com/ [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]]] / Fromseier Rose. http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]]] / The Open Band. http://www.openbandonline.com/ [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly. http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
to:
*[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html | [Excerpts from Anam Cara]]] / Anam Cara.
*[[
http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]]] / Contratopia.
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]]] / Robert Cox.
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]]] / Fromseier Rose.
*[[
http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]]] / The Open Band.
*[[ http:
//internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly.
Changed lines 85-86 from:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html#recordings | CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html | Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs]] Charlie Seelig http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
to:
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html#recordings | CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society
*[[
http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html | Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs]] Charlie Seelig
Changed lines 123-126 from:
*[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html#GoodParkingTuneSets | [Good Parking tune sets]]] / Good Parking. http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links]]] / Mickey Koth? http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*
[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly. http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html | SlowPlayers music list]] / Michael Duffy. http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
to:
*[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html#GoodParkingTuneSets | [Good Parking tune sets]]] / Good Parking.
*[[
http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links]]] / Mickey Koth?
*[[ http://
internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly.
*[[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html | SlowPlayers music list]] / Michael Duffy.
Changed line 131 from:
*[[http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/ | Folk music index]] / Jane Keefer. http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/ [accessed on Nov 1, 2007] An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.
to:
*[[http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/ | Folk music index]] / Jane Keefer. An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.
Changed line 134 from:
*[[http://www.irishtune.info | Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index]] / Alan Ng. http://www.irishtune.info [accessed on Oct 31, 2007] An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
to:
*[[http://www.irishtune.info | Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index]] / Alan Ng. An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
Changed lines 149-151 from:
*[[http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]]] / Mickey Koth
http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/contramu.htm [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
to:
*[[http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links] ]] / Mickey Koth
Deleted line 1:
Changed lines 5-14 from:
For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]

----

!!!
[[#recordings|Sound Recordings]] | [[#notated|Notated Music]] | [[#instruction|Instruction]]

Also check out these links: [[Main/ Dance]] | [[Northampton/ LocalDancing]]

!!!{+[[#recordings]]Sound Recordings+}
 
to:
(:table border=0 :)
(:cellnr:)
'''Related subject guides'''
(:cellnr:)
* [[Northampton/ LocalDancing|Local Dance Links
]] 
*
[[Main/ Dance|General Dance Guide]]
(:tableend:)

!!!Sound Recordings
Deleted lines 14-15:

 
Deleted line 65:
Deleted lines 74-75:

 
Deleted line 82:
Changed lines 89-90 from:

 
You may wish to browse for dance music in the sections with call numbers beginning:
to:
You may wish to browse for dance music in the sections with call numbers beginning:
Changed line 96 from:
 A librarian can help you find additional recordings.
to:
A librarian can help you find additional recordings.
Changed lines 98-99 from:
!!!{+[[#notated]]Notated Music+}
 
to:
!!!Notated Music
Deleted lines 99-100:
 
 
Deleted line 122:
 
Changed line 86 from:
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/Open_Band/Welcome.html | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]]] / The Open Band. http://www.openbandonline.com/ [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
to:
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/ | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]]] / The Open Band. http://www.openbandonline.com/ [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
July 12, 2010, at 02:18 PM EST by Ben K - fixed link to "Contra dance music: a working musician's guide"
Changed lines 162-164 from:
*[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]]] / Mickey Koth
http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
to:
*[[http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]]] / Mickey Koth
http://www.biteyourownelbow.com/contramu.htm [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
March 13, 2008, at 12:41 PM EST by 134.241.194.76 -
Added lines 12-13:
Also check out these links: [[Main/ Dance]] | [[Northampton/ LocalDancing]]
Changed lines 47-48 from:
*FOLK P8105j [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / Popcorn Behavior 1997.
to:
*FOLK P8105j\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / Popcorn Behavior 1997.
Changed lines 110-119 from:
*VYDF+En36b [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF%2BEn36b | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / Peter Barnes. 1988.
*VYDF.H354f 2004 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocn173274468 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / Brian Hebert. 2004.
*VYD.B262L 1992 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456564 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / Peter Barnes. Canis Minoris, 1992.
*VYDF.D196h 2001 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm47734242 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell. Mel Bay, 2001.
*VYDF.N42m 2003 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.N42m+2003 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003.
*VYDF.So58p 1997 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38999531 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 1997.
*VYDF.So58p 2005 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.So58p+2005 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 2005.
*VYDW.W179a 1992 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm31693794 | The waltz book]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
*VYDW.W179b 1995 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm45466569 | The waltz book II]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
*VYDW.W179c 2002 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=c&searcharg=VYDW.W179c+2002 | The waltz book III]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 2002.
to:
*VYDF+En36b\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF%2BEn36b | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / Peter Barnes. 1988.
*VYDF.H354f 2004\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocn173274468 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / Brian Hebert. 2004.
*VYD.B262L 1992\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456564 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / Peter Barnes. Canis Minoris, 1992.
*VYDF.D196h 2001\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm47734242 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell. Mel Bay, 2001.
*VYDF.N42m 2003\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.N42m+2003 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003.
*VYDF.So58p 1997\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38999531 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 1997.
*VYDF.So58p 2005\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.So58p+2005 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 2005.
*VYDW.W179a 1992\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm31693794 | The waltz book]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
*VYDW.W179b 1995\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm45466569 | The waltz book II]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
*VYDW.W179c 2002\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=c&searcharg=VYDW.W179c+2002 | The waltz book III]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 2002.
Changed lines 152-153 from:
*VZFI+Sw36f [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm08859997 | The fifer's delight]] / Ralph Sweet. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
*VYD.B262i 1993 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456616 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / Peter Barnes. Canis, 1993.
to:
*VZFI+Sw36f\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm08859997 | The fifer's delight]] / Ralph Sweet. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
*VYD.B262i 1993\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456616 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / Peter Barnes. Canis, 1993.
Changed lines 160-161 from:
*[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]]] / Mickey Koth? http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
to:
*[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]]] / Mickey Koth
http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
Changed lines 17-31 from:
*FOLK M6175 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37840385 | Airplang]] / Rodney Miller. Rounder Records, 1997.
*FOLK W6435b [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54505916 | Best of Wild Asparagus.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*FOLK B48bi [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+B48bi | Big Bang]] / Big Bandemonium. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
*FOLK F4133b [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37664568 | Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition]] / Frank Ferrel. Rounder Records, 1996.
*FOLK C4555 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm42906805 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
*FOLK N564 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm33374110 | The coming dawn]] / Nightingale. Epact Music, 1994.
*FOLK C7685 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54013446 | Contra music : the sound of New England.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2002.
*INT Q3h [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm48069449 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell. 2001.
*FOLK M8695 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M8695 | Faster than a walk]] / The Moving Violations. Great Meadow Music, 2001.
*INT En36b.F [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / Bare Necessities. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] shelved with this volume.]
*FOLK Ai75  [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / Airdance. Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*INT Ir4g [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / Frankie Gavin. Green Linnet, 1991.
*FOLK W6435f [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / Wild Asparagus. Wild Asparagus, 1997.
*FOLK M2435 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides. Avocet, 1997.
*FOLK P8713h [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / Dirk Powell. Rounder Records, 1999.
to:
*FOLK M6175\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37840385 | Airplang]] / Rodney Miller. Rounder Records, 1997.
*FOLK W6435b\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54505916 | Best of Wild Asparagus.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*FOLK B48bi\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+B48bi | Big Bang]] / Big Bandemonium. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
*FOLK F4133b\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37664568 | Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition]] / Frank Ferrel. Rounder Records, 1996.
*FOLK C4555\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm42906805 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
*FOLK N564\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm33374110 | The coming dawn]] / Nightingale. Epact Music, 1994.
*FOLK C7685\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54013446 | Contra music : the sound of New England.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2002.
*INT Q3h\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm48069449 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell. 2001.
*FOLK M8695\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M8695 | Faster than a walk]] / The Moving Violations. Great Meadow Music, 2001.
*INT En36b.F\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / Bare Necessities. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] shelved with this volume.]
*FOLK Ai75\\
[[
http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / Airdance. Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*INT Ir4g\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / Frankie Gavin. Green Linnet, 1991.
*FOLK W6435f\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / Wild Asparagus. Wild Asparagus, 1997.
*FOLK M2435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides. Avocet, 1997.
*FOLK P8713h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / Dirk Powell. Rounder Records, 1999.
Changed lines 48-52 from:
*FOLK M6175n [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / Rodney Miller & David Surette. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK W6935n [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / George Wilson. Sampler, 1995.
*FOLK P837 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer. 2000.
*FOLK M6175p [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK M89695q [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / The Moving Violations. 2004.
to:
*FOLK M6175n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / Rodney Miller & David Surette. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK W6935n\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / George Wilson. Sampler, 1995.
*FOLK P837\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer. 2000.
*FOLK M6175p\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK M89695q\\
[[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / The Moving Violations. 2004.
Changed lines 59-61 from:
*FOLK St435 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004.
*FOLK P8105s [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / Popcorn Behavior. 1999.
*FOLK F4133 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / Frank Ferrel. Flying Fish, 1991.
to:
*FOLK St435\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004.
*FOLK P8105s\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / Popcorn Behavior. 1999.
*FOLK F4133\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / Frank Ferrel. Flying Fish, 1991.
Changed lines 69-71 from:
*Y1655h [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / Yankee Ingenuity. Varrick, 1989.
*N42e [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / Rodney and Randy Miller. Fretless, 1980
*C7625 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / Seamus Connolly. Green Linnet, 1988.
to:
*Y1655h\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / Yankee Ingenuity. Varrick, 1989.
*N42e\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / Rodney and Randy Miller. Fretless, 1980
*C7625\\
[[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / Seamus Connolly. Green Linnet, 1988.
Changed line 110 from:
!!!{+Instruction+}
to:
!!!{+[[#instruction]]Instruction+}
Deleted lines 39-42:
  
!!!! (Compact Discs [continued])
 
 
Added line 61:
Added line 68:
Changed line 78 from:
!!!{+Notated Music+}
to:
!!!{+[[#notated]]Notated Music+}
Changed lines 78-79 from:
 A librarian can help you find additional recordings.     
!!! Notated Music
to:
 A librarian can help you find additional recordings.
     
!!!{+Notated Music+}
Deleted lines 90-93:
  
!!!! (Tune Books [continued])
 
 
Changed line 112 from:
!!! Instruction
to:
!!!{+Instruction+}
Changed lines 1-6 from:
Resources for Contra Dance Musicians

Compiled for Forbes Library patrons who love contra dance music.

Updated
November 1, 2007 by Benjamin Kalish.
to:
!!! Resources for Contra Dance Musicians

Compiled for Forbes Library patrons who love contra dance music.
Updated
November 1, 2007 by [[mailto:bkalish@forbeslibrary.org | Benjamin Kalish]]. 
Changed lines 13-121 from:
!!!Compact Discs

* FOLK M6175
Airplang
/ Rodney Miller.
Rounder Records, 1997.
   
* FOLK W6435b
Best of Wild Asparagus.
Great Meadow Music, 2003.

* FOLK B48bi
Big Bang
/ Big Bandemonium.
Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
   
* FOLK F4133b
Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition
/ Frank Ferrel.
Rounder Records, 1996.

* FOLK C4555
Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.
Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
   
* FOLK N564
The coming dawn
/ Nightingale.
Epact Music, 1994.

* FOLK C7685
Contra music : the sound of New England.
Great Meadow Music, 2002.

* INT Q3h
Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.
/ Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell.
2001.
   
* FOLK M8695
Faster than a walk
/ The Moving Violations.
Great Meadow Music, 2001.

* INT En36b.F
Favorites of the Boston Centre
/ Bare Necessities.
Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999.
[Other recordings by Bare Necessities shelved with this volume.]

* FOLK Ai75
Flying on home
/ Airdance.
Great Meadow Music, 2003.

* INT Ir4g
Frankie goes to town
/ Frankie Gavin.
Green Linnet, 1991.

* FOLK W6435f
From the floor up
/ Wild Asparagus.
Wild Asparagus, 1997.

* FOLK M2435
Hand it down : contra dance tunes
/ Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides.
Avocet, 1997.

* FOLK P8713h
Hand me down
/ Dirk Powell.
Rounder Records, 1999.

* FOLK P8105j
Journeywork
/ Popcorn Behavior
1997.

* FOLK M6175n
New leaf
/ Rodney Miller & David Surette.
Great Meadow Music, 2000.

* FOLK W6935n
Northern melodies
/ George Wilson.
Sampler, 1995.
   
* FOLK P837
A Portland selection
/ George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer.
2000.
   
* FOLK M6175p
Pure Quill
/ Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen.
Great Meadow Music, 2000.

* FOLK M89695q
Quick Spin
/ The Moving Violations.
2004.
   
*
FOLK M6175aL
Rodney Miller's all-round collection.
Voyager Recordings, 1997.
to:
 
!!!! Compact Discs

 
*FOLK M6175 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37840385 | Airplang]] / Rodney Miller. Rounder Records, 1997.
*FOLK W6435b [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54505916 | Best of Wild Asparagus.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*FOLK B48bi [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+B48bi | Big Bang]] / Big Bandemonium. Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
*FOLK F4133b [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm37664568 | Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition]] / Frank Ferrel. Rounder Records, 1996.
*FOLK C4555 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm42906805 | Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.]]  Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
*FOLK N564 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm33374110 | The coming dawn]] / Nightingale. Epact Music, 1994.
*FOLK C7685 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54013446 | Contra music : the sound of New England.]]  Great Meadow Music, 2002.
*INT Q3h [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm48069449 | Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.]] / Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell. 2001.
*FOLK M8695 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M8695 | Faster than a walk]] / The Moving Violations. Great Meadow Music, 2001.
*INT En36b.F [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49410285 | Favorites of the Boston Centre]] / Bare Necessities. Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999. [Other recordings by [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=a&searcharg=Bare+Necessities+%28Musical+group%29 | Bare Necessities]] shelved with this volume.]
*FOLK Ai75  [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+Ai75 | Flying on home]] / Airdance. Great Meadow Music, 2003.
*INT Ir4g [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm24519392 | Frankie goes to town]] / Frankie Gavin. Green Linnet, 1991.
*FOLK W6435f [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38241066 | From the floor up]] / Wild Asparagus. Wild Asparagus, 1997.
*FOLK M2435 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M2435 | Hand it down : contra dance tunes]] / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides. Avocet, 1997.
*FOLK P8713h [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm43608049 | Hand me down]] / Dirk Powell. Rounder Records, 1999.
*FOLK P8105j [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+P8105j | Journeywork]] / Popcorn Behavior 1997.
*FOLK M6175n [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175n | New leaf]] / Rodney Miller & David Surette. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK W6935n [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38534460 | Northern melodies]] / George Wilson. Sampler, 1995.
*FOLK P837 [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm49702734 | A Portland selection]] / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer. 2000.
*FOLK M6175p [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm54467201 | Pure Quill]] / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen. Great Meadow Music, 2000.
*FOLK M89695q [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M89695q | Quick Spin]] / The Moving Violations. 2004.
*FOLK M6175aL [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cFOLK+M6175aL | Rodney Miller's all-round collection.]]  Voyager Recordings, 1997.
*FOLK St435 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm56782944 | Stepping up.]]  Topic Records, 2004.
Changed lines 41-221 from:
* FOLK St435
Stepping up.
Topic Records, 2004.
   
* FOLK P8105s
Strangest dream
/ Popcorn Behavior.
1999.
   
* FOLK F4133
Yankee dreams
/ Frank Ferrel.
Flying Fish, 1991.

!!!Vinyl Records

* Y1655h
Heatin' up the hall
/ Yankee Ingenuity.
Varrick, 1989.
   
* N42e
New England chestnuts
/ Rodney and Randy Miller.
Fretless, 1980
   
* C7625
Notes from my mind
/ Seamus Connolly.
Green Linnet, 1988.

!!!Online audio

* [Excerpts from Anam Cara]
/ Anam Cara.
[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]

* [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]
/ Contratopia.
[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]

* Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]
/ Robert Cox.
[[http://www.contracast.com/]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]

* [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]
/ Fromseier Rose.
[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]

* Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]
/ The Open Band.
[[http://www.openbandonline.com/]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]

* [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
/ Roaring Jelly.
[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

!!!Discographies
Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.

* CDSS : American Dance Catalog
Country Dance and Song Society
[[http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

* Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs
Charlie Seelig
[[http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

!!!Other Compact Discs
You may wish to browse for dance music in the sections with call numbers beginning:

* INT En36 for English music.
* INT Ir4 for Irish music.
* INT N856 for Nova Scotian music.
* INT Q3 for Québecois music.
* INT Sco87 for Scottish music.

A librarian can help you find additional recordings.

!!!{+[[#notated]]Notated Music+}
!!!Tune Books

* VYDF+En36b
English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies
/ Peter Barnes.
1988.
   
* VYDF.H354f 2004
Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes
/ Brian Hebert.
2004.
   
* VYD.B262L 1992
Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes
/ Peter Barnes.
Canis Minoris, 1992.
   
* VYDF.D196h 2001
Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec
/ Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell.
Mel Bay, 2001.
   
* VYDF.N42m 2003
New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.
Fiddlecase Books, 2003.

* VYDF.So58p 1997
The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest
/ Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
1997.

* VYDF.So58p 2005
Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2
/ Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
2005.
   
* VYDW.W179a 1992
The waltz book
/ Bill Matthiesen.
Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
   
* VYDW.W179b 1995
The waltz book II
/ Bill Matthiesen.
Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
   
* VYDW.W179c 2002
The waltz book III
/ Bill Matthiesen.
Common Wealth Printing, 2002.

!!!Online Sources

* [Good Parking tune sets]
/ Good Parking.
[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

* Tune collections on the internet [links]
/ Mickey Koth?
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

* [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
/ Roaring Jelly.
[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

* SlowPlayers music list
/ Michael Duffy.
[[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html]][accessed on Nov 1, 2007]

!!!Tune Indices

* Folk music index
/ Jane Keefer.
[[http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/]] [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.

* \Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index
/ Alan Ng.
[[http://www.irishtune.info]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.

!!!{+[[#instruction]]Instruction+}
!!!Print sources

* VZFI+Sw36f
The fifer's delight
/ Ralph Sweet.
1981.
A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
   
* VYD.B262i 1993
Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music
/ Peter Barnes.
Canis, 1993.

!!!Online sources

* Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]
/ Mickey Koth
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm]] [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]

to:
!!!! (Compact Discs [continued])
 
 
*FOLK P8105s [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm53118946 | Strangest dream]] / Popcorn Behavior. 1999.
*FOLK F4133 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm26401121 | Yankee dreams]] / Frank Ferrel. Flying Fish, 1991.
 
!!!! Vinyl Records

 
*Y1655h [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm25050515 | Heatin' up the hall]] / Yankee Ingenuity. Varrick, 1989.
*N42e [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm06856712 | New England chestnuts]] / Rodney and Randy Miller. Fretless, 1980
*C7625 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm20772980 | Notes from my mind]] / Seamus Connolly. Green Linnet, 1988.
 
!!!! Online audio

 
*[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html | [Excerpts from Anam Cara]]] / Anam Cara. http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm | [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]]] / Contratopia. http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.contracast.com/ | Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]]] / Robert Cox. http://www.contracast.com/ [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html | [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]]] / Fromseier Rose. http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[ http://www.openbandonline.com/Open_Band/Welcome.html | Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]]] / The Open Band. http://www.openbandonline.com/ [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly. http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
 
!!!! Discographies
 Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.
 
*[[ http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html#recordings | CDSS : American Dance Catalog]] Country Dance and Song Society http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html | Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs]] Charlie Seelig http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
 
!!!! Other Compact Discs
 You may wish to browse for dance music in the sections with call numbers beginning:
 
*INT En36 for English music.
*INT Ir4 for Irish music.
*INT N856 for Nova Scotian music.
*INT Q3 for Québecois music.
*INT Sco87 for Scottish music.
 A librarian can help you find additional recordings.     
!!! Notated Music
 
!!!! Tune Books
 
 
*VYDF+En36b [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF%2BEn36b | English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies]] / Peter Barnes. 1988.
*VYDF.H354f 2004 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocn173274468 | Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes]] / Brian Hebert. 2004.
*VYD.B262L 1992 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456564 | Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes]] / Peter Barnes. Canis Minoris, 1992.
*VYDF.D196h 2001 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm47734242 | Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec]] / Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell. Mel Bay, 2001.
*VYDF.N42m 2003 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.N42m+2003 | New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.]]  Fiddlecase Books, 2003.
*VYDF.So58p 1997 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm38999531 | The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 1997.
 
!!!! (Tune Books [continued])
 
 
*VYDF.So58p 2005 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search?/cVYDF.So58p+2005 | Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2]] / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley. 2005.
*VYDW.W179a 1992 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm31693794 | The waltz book]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
*VYDW.W179b 1995 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm45466569 | The waltz book II]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
*VYDW.W179c 2002 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=c&searcharg=VYDW.W179c+2002 | The waltz book III]] / Bill Matthiesen. Common Wealth Printing, 2002.
 
!!!! Online Sources
 
 
*[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html#GoodParkingTuneSets | [Good Parking tune sets]]] / Good Parking. http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm | Tune collections on the internet [links]]] / Mickey Koth? http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*[[ http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm | [The Roaring Jelly music archive]]] / Roaring Jelly. http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
*[[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html | SlowPlayers music list]] / Michael Duffy. http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
   
!!! Tune Indices
 
 
*[[http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/ | Folk music index]] / Jane Keefer. http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/ [accessed on Nov 1, 2007] An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.
 
 
*[[http://www.irishtune.info | Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index]] / Alan Ng. http://www.irishtune.info [accessed on Oct 31, 2007] An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
   
!!! Instruction
 
!!!! Print sources
 
 
*VZFI+Sw36f [[ http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm08859997 | The fifer's delight]] / Ralph Sweet. 1981. A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
*VYD.B262i 1993 [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/?searchtype=o&searcharg=ocm29456616 | Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music]] / Peter Barnes. Canis, 1993.
 
!!!! Online sources
 
 
*[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm | Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]]] / Mickey Koth? http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]

Changed lines 8-9 from:
\\\
to:

----
Added line 9:
Changed lines 5-7 from:
[-Updated November 1, 2007 by Benjamin Kalish.-]

[-
For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]-]
to:
Updated November 1, 2007 by Benjamin Kalish.

For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]
Changed lines 5-8 from:
Updated November 1, 2007 by Benjamin Kalish.

->[For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]]
to:
[-Updated November 1, 2007 by Benjamin Kalish.-]

[-For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]-]
\\\
Changed lines 7-8 from:
[For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]]
to:
->[For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]]
Changed lines 7-8 from:
[For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]
to:
[For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]]
Added lines 7-8:
[For where to dance, see [[http://thedancegypsy.org/|The Dance Gypsy.]]
Changed line 9 from:
!!![[#recordings]]Sound Recordings
to:
!!!{+[[#recordings]]Sound Recordings+}
Changed line 199 from:
!!![[#notated]]Notated Music
to:
!!!{+[[#notated]]Notated Music+}
Changed line 281 from:
!!![[#instruction]]Instruction
to:
!!!{+[[#instruction]]Instruction+}
Changed lines 26-27 from:
*
FOLK F4133b
to:
* FOLK F4133b
Changed line 200 from:
!!![[#notated|Notated Music]]
to:
!!![[#notated]]Notated Music
Changed lines 7-8 from:
!!![[#recordings|Sound Recordings]] |
to:
!!![[#recordings|Sound Recordings]] | [[#notated|Notated Music]] | [[#instruction|Instruction]]
Changed line 200 from:
!!!Notated Music
to:
!!![[#notated|Notated Music]]
Changed line 282 from:
!!!Instruction
to:
!!![[#instruction]]Instruction
Changed lines 7-9 from:
!!!Sound Recordings
to:
!!![[#recordings|Sound Recordings]] |

!!![[#recordings]]
Sound Recordings
Changed line 135 from:
   * Y1655h
to:
* Y1655h
Changed lines 226-230 from:
      The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest
      / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
      1997.
    * VYDF.So58p 2005
Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2
to:
The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest
Added lines 228-232:
1997.

* VYDF.So58p 2005
Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2
/ Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
Changed lines 50-52 from:
      / The Moving Violations.
     
Great Meadow Music, 2001.
to:
/ The Moving Violations.
Great
Meadow Music, 2001.
Changed lines 92-93 from:
     Great Meadow Music, 2000.
to:
Great Meadow Music, 2000.
Changed lines 10-49 from:
    *
 
    FOLK M6175
      Airplang
      / Rodney Miller.
     Rounder Records, 1997.
    *
      FOLK W6435b
      Best of Wild Asparagus.
      Great Meadow Music, 2003.
   
*
      FOLK B48bi
      Big Bang
 
    / Big Bandemonium.
      Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
    *
      FOLK F4133b
      Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition
      / Frank Ferrel.
      Rounder Records, 1996.
    *
      FOLK C4555
      Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.
      Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
    *
      FOLK N564
      The coming dawn
      / Nightingale.
      Epact Music, 1994.
    *
      FOLK C7685
      Contra music : the sound of New England.
      Great Meadow Music, 2002.
    *
      INT Q3h
      Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.
      / Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell.
      2001.
    *
      FOLK M8695
     
Faster than a walk
to:
* FOLK M6175
Airplang
/ Rodney Miller.
Rounder Records, 1997.
   
*
FOLK W6435b
Best of Wild Asparagus.
Great Meadow Music, 2003.

* FOLK B48bi
Big Bang
/ Big Bandemonium.
Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
   
*
FOLK F4133b
Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition
/ Frank Ferrel.
Rounder Records, 1996.

* FOLK C4555
Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music
of New Hampshire.
Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
   
* FOLK N564
The coming dawn
/ Nightingale.
Epact Music, 1994.

* FOLK C7685
Contra music : the sound of New England.
Great Meadow Music, 2002.

* INT Q3h
Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec
.
/ Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell.
2001.
   
* FOLK M8695
Faster
than a walk
Changed lines 52-91 from:
    *
      INT En36b.F
      Favorites of the Boston Centre
      / Bare Necessities
.
      Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999.
      [Other recordings by Bare Necessities shelved with this volume.]
    *
      FOLK Ai75
      Flying on home
      / Airdance.
      Great Meadow Music, 2003.
    *
      INT Ir4g
      Frankie goes to town
      / Frankie Gavin.
      Green Linnet, 1991.
    *
      FOLK W6435f
      From the floor up
      / Wild Asparagus.
      Wild Asparagus, 1997.
    *
      FOLK M2435
      Hand it down : contra dance tunes
      / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides.
      Avocet, 1997.
    *
      FOLK P8713h
      Hand me down
      / Dirk Powell.
      Rounder Records, 1999.
    *
      FOLK P8105j
      Journeywork
      / Popcorn Behavior
      1997.
    *
      FOLK M6175n
      New leaf
     
/ Rodney Miller & David Surette.
to:

* INT En36b.F
Favorites of the Boston Centre
/ Bare Necessities.
Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999.
[Other recordings by Bare Necessities shelved with this volume.]

* FOLK Ai75
Flying on home
/ Airdance.
Great Meadow Music, 2003
.

* INT Ir4g
Frankie goes to town
/ Frankie Gavin.
Green Linnet, 1991
.

* FOLK W6435f
From the floor up
/ Wild Asparagus.
Wild Asparagus, 1997.

* FOLK M2435
Hand it down : contra dance tunes
/ Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides.
Avocet, 1997.

* FOLK P8713h
Hand me down
/ Dirk Powell.
Rounder Records, 1999.

* FOLK P8105j
Journeywork
/ Popcorn Behavior
1997.

* FOLK M6175n
New leaf
/
Rodney Miller & David Surette.
Changed lines 93-131 from:
    *
 
    FOLK W6935n
      Northern melodies
 
    / George Wilson.
      Sampler, 1995
.
    *
 
    FOLK P837
      A Portland selection
      / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer
.
     2000.
    *
      FOLK M6175p
      Pure Quill
      / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen.
      Great Meadow Music, 2000.
    *
      FOLK M89695q
      Quick Spin
      / The Moving Violations.
      2004.
    *
      FOLK M6175aL
      Rodney Miller's all-round collection.
      Voyager Recordings, 1997.
    *
      FOLK St435
      Stepping up.
      Topic Records, 2004.
    *
      FOLK P8105s
      Strangest dream
      / Popcorn Behavior.
      1999.
    *
      FOLK F4133
      Yankee dreams
      / Frank Ferrel.
     
Flying Fish, 1991.
to:
* FOLK W6935n
Northern melodies
/ George Wilson.
Sampler, 1995.
   
*
FOLK P837
A Portland selection
/ George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer.
2000.
   
* FOLK M6175p
Pure Quill
/ Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen.
Great Meadow Music, 2000
.

* FOLK M89695q
Quick Spin
/ The Moving Violations.
2004.
   
*

FOLK M6175aL
Rodney Miller's all-round collection.
Voyager Recordings, 1997.
 
* FOLK St435
Stepping up.
Topic Records, 2004.
   
* FOLK P8105s
Strangest dream
/ Popcorn Behavior
.
1999.
   
* FOLK F4133
Yankee dreams
/ Frank Ferrel.
Flying
Fish, 1991.
Changed lines 134-149 from:
   *
     Y1655h
 
    Heatin' up the hall
   
  / Yankee Ingenuity.
      Varrick, 1989
.
   *
      N42e
      New England chestnuts
      / Rodney and Randy Miller.
      Fretless, 1980
    *
      C7625
      Notes from my mind
      / Seamus Connolly.
     
Green Linnet, 1988.
to:
   * Y1655h
Heatin' up the hall
/ Yankee Ingenuity.
Varrick, 1989.
   
* N42e
New England chestnuts
/ Rodney and Randy Miller.
Fretless, 1980
   
* C7625
Notes from my mind
/ Seamus Connolly
.
Green Linnet, 1988.
Changed lines 151-152 from:
*
[Excerpts from Anam Cara]
to:
* [Excerpts from Anam Cara]
Changed lines 155-156 from:
*
[Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]
to:
* [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]
Changed lines 159-160 from:
*
Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]
to:
* Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]
Changed lines 163-164 from:
    *
[Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]
to:
* [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]
Changed lines 167-168 from:
*
Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]
to:
* Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]
Changed lines 171-172 from:
*
[The Roaring Jelly music archive]
to:
* [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
Changed lines 178-179 from:
*
CDSS : American Dance Catalog
to:
* CDSS : American Dance Catalog
Changed lines 182-183 from:
*
Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs
to:
* Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs
Changed lines 189-194 from:
    * INT En36 for English music.
    * INT Ir4 for Irish music.
    * INT N856 for Nova Scotian music.
   * INT Q3 for Québecois music.
   
* INT Sco87 for Scottish music.
to:
* INT En36 for English music.
*
INT Ir4 for Irish music.
* INT N856 for Nova Scotian music.
* INT Q3 for Québecois music.
* INT Sco87 for Scottish music.
Changed lines 200-225 from:
    *
     VYDF+En36b
      English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies
     / Peter Barnes.
      1988
.
    *
      VYDF.H354f 2004
      Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes
     
/ Brian Hebert.
     2004.
    *
     VYD.B262L 1992
      Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes
      / Peter Barnes.
      Canis Minoris, 1992.
    *
      VYDF.D196h 2001
      Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec
      / Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell.
      Mel Bay, 2001.
    *
      VYDF.N42m 2003
      New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.
      Fiddlecase Books, 2003.
    *
   
VYDF.So58p 1997
to:
* VYDF+En36b
English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies
/ Peter Barnes.
1988.
 

* VYDF.H354f 2004
Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes
/ Brian Hebert
.
2004.
   
* VYD.B262L 1992
Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes
/ Peter Barnes.
Canis Minoris, 1992.
 
   
* VYDF.D196h 2001
Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec
/ Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell.
Mel Bay, 2001
.
   
* VYDF.N42m 2003
New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.
Fiddlecase Books, 2003.

*
VYDF.So58p 1997
Changed lines 228-248 from:
   *
      VYDF.So58p 2005
   
  Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2
      / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley
.
      2005
.
   *
      VYDW.W179a 1992
      The waltz book
      / Bill Matthiesen.
      Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
    *
      VYDW.W179b 1995
      The waltz book II
      / Bill Matthiesen.
      Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
    *
      VYDW.W179c 2002
      The waltz book III
      / Bill Matthiesen.
     
Common Wealth Printing, 2002.
to:
   * VYDF.So58p 2005
Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2
/ Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
2005.
 

* VYDW.W179a 1992
The waltz book
/ Bill Matthiesen.
Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
   
* VYDW
.W179b 1995
The waltz book II
/ Bill Matthiesen
.
Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
   
* VYDW.W179c 2002
The waltz book III
/ Bill Matthiesen.
Common
Wealth Printing, 2002.
Changed lines 250-251 from:
*
[Good Parking tune sets]
to:
* [Good Parking tune sets]
Changed lines 254-255 from:
*
Tune collections on the internet [links]
to:
* Tune collections on the internet [links]
Changed lines 258-259 from:
*
[The Roaring Jelly music archive]
to:
* [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
Changed lines 262-263 from:
*
SlowPlayers music list
to:
* SlowPlayers music list
Changed lines 264-265 from:
     [[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html]][accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html]][accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
Changed lines 268-269 from:
    *
Folk music index
to:
* Folk music index
Changed lines 273-275 from:
    *
\Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune
index
\/ Alan Ng.
to:
* \Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index
/ Alan Ng.
Changed lines 276-277 from:
\An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
to:
An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
Changed lines 281-292 from:
    *
      VZFI+Sw36f
      The fifer's delight
      / Ralph Sweet.
     1981.
      A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
    *
      VYD.B262i 1993
      Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music
      / Peter Barnes.
     
Canis, 1993.
to:
* VZFI+Sw36f
The fifer's delight
/ Ralph Sweet.
1981.
A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
 
 
* VYD.B262i 1993
Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music
/ Peter Barnes.
Canis,
1993.
Changed lines 294-296 from:
    *
\Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]
\/ Mickey Koth?
to:
* Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]
/ Mickey Koth
Changed lines 152-154 from:
    *
      [Excerpts from Anam Cara]
     
/ Anam Cara.
to:
*
[Excerpts from Anam Cara]
/
Anam Cara.
Changed lines 156-158 from:
    *
      [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]
     
/ Contratopia.
to:

*
[Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]
/
Contratopia.
Added lines 161-166:

*
Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]
/ Robert Cox.
[[http://www.contracast.com/]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]

Changed lines 168-173 from:
      Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]
      / Robert Cox.
[[http://www.contracast.com/]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]
     
/ Fromseier Rose.
to:
[Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]
/
Fromseier Rose.
Changed lines 171-173 from:
    *
      Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]
     
/ The Open Band.
to:

*
Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]
/
The Open Band.
Changed lines 176-178 from:
    *
      [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
     
/ Roaring Jelly.
to:

*
[The Roaring Jelly music archive]
/
Roaring Jelly.
Changed lines 185-187 from:
    *
      CDSS : American Dance Catalog
     
Country Dance and Song Society
to:
*
CDSS : American Dance Catalog
Country
Dance and Song Society
Changed lines 189-191 from:
    *
      Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs
     
Charlie Seelig
to:

*
Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs
Charlie
Seelig
Changed lines 261-263 from:
    *
      [Good Parking tune sets]
     
/ Good Parking.
to:
*
[Good Parking tune sets]
/
Good Parking.
Changed lines 265-269 from:
   *
      Tune collections on the internet [links]
      / Mickey Koth?
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

to:
Added lines 267-271:
Tune collections on the internet [links]
/ Mickey Koth?
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

*
Changed lines 275-277 from:
    *
      SlowPlayers music list
     
/ Michael Duffy.
to:

*
SlowPlayers music list
/
Michael Duffy.
Changed lines 284-285 from:
     Folk music index
     
/ Jane Keefer.
to:
Folk music index
/
Jane Keefer.
Changed lines 287-288 from:
     An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.
to:
An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.
Changed lines 290-291 from:
     Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index
     
/ Alan Ng.
to:
\Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index
\/
Alan Ng.
Changed lines 293-294 from:
     An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
to:
\An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.
Changed lines 313-314 from:
      Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]
     / Mickey Koth?
to:
\Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]
\/ Mickey Koth?
Added lines 263-267:

*
[The Roaring Jelly music archive]
/ Roaring Jelly.
[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
Deleted lines 268-271:
     [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
      / Roaring Jelly.
      [[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
    *
Changed line 266 from:
[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
to:
     [[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
Changed line 189 from:
Other Compact Discs\\
to:
!!!Other Compact Discs
Changed lines 7-10 from:
Sound Recordings

Compact Discs
to:
!!!Sound Recordings
!!!Compact Discs
Deleted lines 120-122:

(Compact Discs [continued])

Changed lines 132-133 from:
Vinyl Records
to:
!!!Vinyl Records
Changed lines 150-151 from:
Online audio
to:
!!!Online audio
Changed line 155 from:
     <http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
Changed line 159 from:
     <http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
Changed line 163 from:
     <http://www.contracast.com/> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.contracast.com/]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
Changed line 167 from:
     <http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
Changed line 171 from:
     <http://www.openbandonline.com/> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.openbandonline.com/]] [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
Changed lines 175-177 from:
     <http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm> [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

Discographies
to:
[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

!!!Discographies
Changed line 183 from:
     <http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html> [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
to:
[[http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
Changed lines 187-189 from:
     <http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html> [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

Other Compact Discs
to:
[[http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

Other Compact Discs\\
Changed lines 199-201 from:
Notated Music
Tune Books
to:

!!!
Notated Music
!!!Tune Books
Deleted lines 231-233:

(Tune Books [continued])

Changed lines 253-254 from:
Online Sources
to:
!!!Online Sources
Changed lines 272-273 from:
Tune Indices
to:
!!!Tune Indices
Changed lines 286-289 from:
Instruction

Print sources
to:
!!!Instruction
!!!Print sources
Changed lines 301-302 from:
Online sources
to:
!!!Online sources
Added lines 1-314:
Resources for Contra Dance Musicians

Compiled for Forbes Library patrons who love contra dance music.

Updated November 1, 2007 by Benjamin Kalish.

Sound Recordings

Compact Discs

    *
      FOLK M6175
      Airplang
      / Rodney Miller.
      Rounder Records, 1997.
    *
      FOLK W6435b
      Best of Wild Asparagus.
      Great Meadow Music, 2003.
    *
      FOLK B48bi
      Big Bang
      / Big Bandemonium.
      Big Bandemonium Music, 2004
    *
      FOLK F4133b
      Boston fiddle : the Dudley Street tradition
      / Frank Ferrel.
      Rounder Records, 1996.
    *
      FOLK C4555
      Choose your partners! : contra dance & square dance music of New Hampshire.
      Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
    *
      FOLK N564
      The coming dawn
      / Nightingale.
      Epact Music, 1994.
    *
      FOLK C7685
      Contra music : the sound of New England.
      Great Meadow Music, 2002.
    *
      INT Q3h
      Danse ce soir! : traditional tunes of Québec.
      / Laurie Hart and Greg Sandell.
      2001.
    *
      FOLK M8695
      Faster than a walk
      / The Moving Violations.
      Great Meadow Music, 2001.
    *
      INT En36b.F
      Favorites of the Boston Centre
      / Bare Necessities.
      Country Dance Society Boston Centre, 1999.
      [Other recordings by Bare Necessities shelved with this volume.]
    *
      FOLK Ai75
      Flying on home
      / Airdance.
      Great Meadow Music, 2003.
    *
      INT Ir4g
      Frankie goes to town
      / Frankie Gavin.
      Green Linnet, 1991.
    *
      FOLK W6435f
      From the floor up
      / Wild Asparagus.
      Wild Asparagus, 1997.
    *
      FOLK M2435
      Hand it down : contra dance tunes
      / Bob McQuillen, Laurie Andres and Cathie Whitesides.
      Avocet, 1997.
    *
      FOLK P8713h
      Hand me down
      / Dirk Powell.
      Rounder Records, 1999.
    *
      FOLK P8105j
      Journeywork
      / Popcorn Behavior
      1997.
    *
      FOLK M6175n
      New leaf
      / Rodney Miller & David Surette.
      Great Meadow Music, 2000.
    *
      FOLK W6935n
      Northern melodies
      / George Wilson.
      Sampler, 1995.
    *
      FOLK P837
      A Portland selection
      / George Penk, Clyde Curley, and Susan Songer.
      2000.
    *
      FOLK M6175p
      Pure Quill
      / Rodney Miller, Bob McQuillen.
      Great Meadow Music, 2000.
    *
      FOLK M89695q
      Quick Spin
      / The Moving Violations.
      2004.
    *
      FOLK M6175aL
      Rodney Miller's all-round collection.
      Voyager Recordings, 1997.
    *
      FOLK St435
      Stepping up.
      Topic Records, 2004.

(Compact Discs [continued])

    *
      FOLK P8105s
      Strangest dream
      / Popcorn Behavior.
      1999.
    *
      FOLK F4133
      Yankee dreams
      / Frank Ferrel.
      Flying Fish, 1991.

Vinyl Records

    *
      Y1655h
      Heatin' up the hall
      / Yankee Ingenuity.
      Varrick, 1989.
    *
      N42e
      New England chestnuts
      / Rodney and Randy Miller.
      Fretless, 1980
    *
      C7625
      Notes from my mind
      / Seamus Connolly.
      Green Linnet, 1988.

Online audio

    *
      [Excerpts from Anam Cara]
      / Anam Cara.
      <http://www.anamcaratheband.com/ACmusic.html> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      [Excerpts from Smitten and other albums]
      / Contratopia.
      <http://www.contratopia.com/CtheCD.htm> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      Music from the contra dance [updated biweekly]
      / Robert Cox.
      <http://www.contracast.com/> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      [Excerpts from Contradiction ; Live recordings]
      / Fromseier Rose.
      <http://www.fromseierrose.com/sounds.html> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      Open Band Podcast [updated monthly]
      / The Open Band.
      <http://www.openbandonline.com/> [accessed Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
      / Roaring Jelly.
      <http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm> [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

Discographies
Additional discographies can be found at the end of many tune books.

    *
      CDSS : American Dance Catalog
      Country Dance and Song Society
      <http://www.cdss.org/sales/american_dance.html> [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      Contra Dance Music on Compact Discs
      Charlie Seelig
      <http://www.contradancelinks.com/recordings.html> [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]

Other Compact Discs
You may wish to browse for dance music in the sections with call numbers beginning:

    * INT En36 for English music.
    * INT Ir4 for Irish music.
    * INT N856 for Nova Scotian music.
    * INT Q3 for Québecois music.
    * INT Sco87 for Scottish music.

A librarian can help you find additional recordings.
Notated Music
Tune Books

    *
      VYDF+En36b
      English country dance tunes : a collection of 303 commonly used English dance melodies
      / Peter Barnes.
      1988.
    *
      VYDF.H354f 2004
      Fitzgerald's escape, the Yellow Leaf and other tunes : 100 reels, jigs, slip jigs, polkas, hornpipes and other tunes
      / Brian Hebert.
      2004.
    *
      VYD.B262L 1992
      Little couple-dancemusik : 400 waltzes, polkas, tangos, hambos, zwiefachers and other traditional dance tunes
      / Peter Barnes.
      Canis Minoris, 1992.
    *
      VYDF.D196h 2001
      Mel Bay presents danse ce soir! : fiddle and accordion music of Québec
      / Laurie Hart & Greg Sandell.
      Mel Bay, 2001.
    *
      VYDF.N42m 2003
      New England fiddler's repertoire : a source book of established contra dance music.
      Fiddlecase Books, 2003.
    *
      VYDF.So58p 1997
      The Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest
      / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
      1997.

(Tune Books [continued])

    *
      VYDF.So58p 2005
      Portland collection : contra dance music in the Pacific Northwest : volume 2
      / Susan Songer with Clyde Curley.
      2005.
    *
      VYDW.W179a 1992
      The waltz book
      / Bill Matthiesen.
      Common Wealth Printing, 1992.
    *
      VYDW.W179b 1995
      The waltz book II
      / Bill Matthiesen.
      Common Wealth Printing, 1995.
    *
      VYDW.W179c 2002
      The waltz book III
      / Bill Matthiesen.
      Common Wealth Printing, 2002.

Online Sources

    *
      [Good Parking tune sets]
      / Good Parking.
[[http://www.leedscontra.freeuk.com/goodparking.html]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      Tune collections on the internet [links]
      / Mickey Koth?
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/webtunes.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      [The Roaring Jelly music archive]
      / Roaring Jelly.
[[http://internet.cybermesa.com/~keating/music.htm]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
    *
      SlowPlayers music list
      / Michael Duffy.
      [[http://www.slowplayers.org/Slowplayers_Music_List.html]][accessed on Nov 1, 2007]

Tune Indices

    *
      Folk music index
      / Jane Keefer.
[[http://www.ibiblio.org/folkindex/]] [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]
      An index of recorded folk music including over 57,000 titles from over 4000 sources. Includes some printed sources.

    *
      Irishtune.info : Irish traditional music tune index
      / Alan Ng.
[[http://www.irishtune.info]] [accessed on Oct 31, 2007]
      An index of musically distinct Irish tunes found on 403 albums and in 46 tune books.

Instruction

Print sources

    *
      VZFI+Sw36f
      The fifer's delight
      / Ralph Sweet.
      1981.
      A method and collection of tunes….arranged for drum corps or contra dance bands.
    *
      VYD.B262i 1993
      Interview with a vamper : piano accompaniment techniques for traditional dance music
      / Peter Barnes.
      Canis, 1993.

Online sources

    *
      Contra dance music: a working musician's guide [links]
      / Mickey Koth?
[[http://www.library.yale.edu/~mkoth/contramu.htm]] [accessed on Nov 1, 2007]

Page last changed: March 09, 2013, at 07:16 AM EST.