Teachers and Musicians

Our Teaching Staff: Paul Ross, Orly Krasner, and Judi Rivkin


L: Teacher Paul Ross in period attire.

R: Orly Krasner at her 2005 graduation from CDW apprentice to full teacher status. 

Our Musicians: Serendipity, our house band, is coached by our pianist emerita,
 Leah Barkan.  
Leah Barkan playing for her own birthday party!

Serendipity:  Peter Roberts (piano), Mark Eisenberg (recorders), Sue Polansky (clarinets), and Donn Williams (mandolin, guitar, bodhran)

Would-be ECD Musicians: Skilled musicians interested in learning more about playing for English Country Dances are invited to speak with Leah Barkan at 914-693-5577 or speak to her at a Thursday dance.

Guest musician playing for the Celebration of Spring Ball (2007).