Andy Kane: Community and Family Dance Page

Called Traditional Contra, Square and Circle Dances For All Ages

Fun, participatory dancing with the emphasis on dancing.
Schools, Group gatherings, Weddings, Reunions, Fundraisers, Parties

Andy Kane, Caller
6623 SW 100th Lane, Gainesville, FL  32608
Call (352) 373-8810 or 
email for bookings or more information

Grand Florida Bands for Dancing:
Flying Turtles are Tom & Ellen Hogan, left and center.
Andy' s grinnin' on the right.
(Photo by Joe "Fish" Rush)

Allen Hood (fiddler, center) with Curt Bowman (guitar)
and Bob Parsons (mandolin) are The Dunehoppers

More Grand Florida Bands include:

Irrational Exuberance
Suwannee River Rats
Wind that Shakes the Barley
Kumquat Capers
Physical Medicine
The Dunehoppers
Flying Turtles String Band
Ferrets of the Mall

Some of Andy's Florida Dance Venues:
Thelma Bolton Center
(Gainesville Old Time Dance Society, Gainesville, FL)

Secret Lake Park Dance Hall
(Orlando Contra Dancers, Casselberry, FL)

Pinellas Park Auditorium
(Tampa Friends of Old-Time Dance, Tampa, FL)

Tallahassee Senior Center
(Tallahassee Community Friends of Old-Time Dance, Tallahassee, FL)

O'Leno State Park
(High Springs, FL)

(St. Augustine, FL)

Barberville Jamboree
(Barberville, FL)

Florida Folk Festival
(Stephen J. Foster  State Park, White Springs, FL)

Florida Fiddler's Convention
(O'Leno State Park, High Springs, FL)

Florida Agricultural Museum
(Palm Coast, FL)

Andy's Favorite Mid-Atlantic Bands for Dancing:
Cacklin Hens and Roosters, Too
Looney Toones;  Fiddlestyx;  The Hix; 
String Beings;  Sodabread;  Contra Rebels; 
Corn Dogs;  Martin's Flight;  Old Time Wall of Sound; 
Klemos!;  Gigmeisters; The Jane's Gang; 
Laura and the Lava Lamps;  Beverly and Rafe; 
Atomic Rythem Rascals;  Laura Light and Friends; 
Critton Hollow String Band

Some of Andy's Mid-Atlantic Dance Venues:
Lovely Lane Dance Series (Baltimore, MD)
Friday Night Dance Series (Washington, DC)
Sunday Night Dance Series (Washington, DC)
Locust Lane (Harrisburg, PA)
Crab Contras (Easton, MD)
Annapolis Dance Series (Annapolis, MD)
Red Lion Grange (York, PA)
Frederick Dance Series (Frederick, MD)
Lancaster Dance Series (Lancaster, PA)
Arden Guild Hall (Arden, DE)
Philadelphia Thursday Dance (Phili, PA)
Shepherdstown Dance Series (Shepherdstown, WV)
Country Dance*New York (Greenwich Village, NY)
Butterball Dance (Wilmington, DE)
Heritage Festival (Plymouth Meeting, PA)

Andy with Beverly Smith (guitar) and Rafe Stephanini (fiddle)
at the Arden Guild Hall 
(Photos by Karl Senseman)

Andy with Old Time Wall of Sound: Bruce Hutton (guitar), 
Bill Schmidt (banjo), Paul Brown (fiddle)
and John Schwab (guitar) at the Spanish Ballroom, 
Glen Echo National Park, 2004
(Photos by Andy with tripod with auto timer)