Musicians & Callers

We are fortunate to have a bountiful supply of talent in our area. Among the nationally known ECD musicians who call this area home are 3/4 of Bare Necessities and 3/3 of Alchemy. They’re presented here in random order for maximum serendipity; use the handy search box if you’re looking for someone specific by name or instrument, or search ‘website’ to see who has one listed.

(This list includes everyone who’s played or called for us in recent years; let us know if we’ve missed you or you want your info changed.)

Carol Compton

musician

piano

Robin Hayden

founder

dance organizer and caller emerita, founder of Amherst Area ECD

Kristen Planeaux

musician

piano

Joanna Reiner Wilkinson

caller

guest appearances from PA

Mary Lea

musician

violin, viola

Sarah-Hadley Yakir

musician

violin

Eleanor Lincoln

musician

violin, viola

Joanna Morse

musician

violin

Aldo Fabrizi

musician

mandolin

Doug Creighton

musician

flute, melodeon, concertina

Cedar Stanistreet

musician

violin

Brad Foster

caller

dance organizer

Pat MacPherson

musician

piano

Corey Walters

musician

melodeon, flute

Jean Monroe

musician

piano

Eric Martin

musician

violin, viola

Micah Walter

musician

violin

Earl Gaddis

musician

violin, viola

Rebecca McCallum

musician

violin

Laurie Tupper

musician

flute

Mary Jones

caller

dance organizer

Joyce Crouch

musician

piano (emerita)

Susan Creighton

musician

piano

Graham Christian

caller

dance organizer, dance historian