Chimes of Dunkirk (Instructional DVD)

Catalog: NEDM2

Price: $20.00

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62 minutes; Available in DVD format. Produced by New England Dancing Masters and Country Dance and Song Society ; edited by Gerret Warner; directed and narrated by Peter Amidon.

Filmed throughout with two cameras by Warner & Company of Chapel Hill, NC , the video includes:
  • Footage of 18 of the dances in the 'Chimes' collection including teaching tips for most of the dances.
  • Dance teaching and calling by 'Chimes' editors Peter Amidon, Andy Davis and Mary Cay Brass.
  • Dance teaching by two music teachers and one physed teacher from an elementary school in Cambridge, MA.
  • An evening community dance in Connecticut, an evening community dance in Vermont, and an evening adult contra dance in Massachusetts, all with great live music.
  • Dance sessions with children in elementary schools in Massachusetts and Vermont.
  • A section on the basics of teaching traditional dance to children, including discussion on holding hands, choosing partners, gent/lady issues, etc.
  • Narration by Peter Amidon throughout the video.

Publisher: New England DM
Catalog Number: NEDM2