Scheduled Musicians for GWCC Monthly Dances 2016-2017

Last updated :  May 12, 2017


Featuring the traditional dances of Ireland / Ceili season Sep - May 

Sunday, September 25 - Laura Byrne, Rose Conway Flanagan, Sean McComiskey, and Matt Mulqueen
3:00 - 8:00 pm
(NOTE temp location - Anastasi Room of Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad at 5020 Battery Lane in Bethesda, MD)

Workshop Set Dance: The Metal Bridge Lancers Set - Paul

Sunday, October 23 - Betsy O'Malley, with Joe Dezarn, Danny Flynn, and Marc Glickman
3:00 - 8:00 pm

Workshop Set Dance: The Doire Cholmcille Set - Ann Marie

Sunday, November 27 - New Century Ceili Band - Peter Brice, Bob Smith, Matt Mulqueen, and Jesse Winch
3:00 - 8:00 pm

Workshop Set Dance: Carrowbeg Set (Cape May workshop dance) - Paul

Sunday, January 1 - Ellis Island - Dave Abe, Myron Bretholz, Peter Fitzgerald, Martin McCann, and Andy Thurston
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Admission: $20 members / $25 non-members

Workshop: none

Sunday, January 22 - Josh Dukes and the District Ceili Band
3:00 - 8:00 pm

Workshop Set Dance: The Louvain Set - Jim Keenan

Sunday, February 26 - Rambling House - Tina Eck, Joe DeZarn, Graham DeZarn, and Marc Glickman
band tbd3:00 - 8:00 pm

Workshop Set Dance: Connemara Jig - Ann Marie

Sunday, March 26 - Danny Flynn and the Pride of Patuxent - Pond Scum Ceili Band
3:00 - 8:00 pm

Workshop Set Dance: The Boyne Set - Don

Sunday, April 30 - gan ainm - Zan Mcleod. Tina Eck, Kieth Carr, and Joe deZarn
3:00 - 8:00 pm (Note date shift to 5th Sunday)

Workshop Set Dance: The High Caul Cap - Larry Frank

Sunday, May 21 - Michael Winch and friends
3:00 - 8:00 pm (Note date shift to 3rd Sunday)

Workshop Set Dance: The Dublin Set – Dick

All dances take place on the beautiful hardwood floor at the Conference Center
at Cherry Hill Park, College Park, MD, unless otherwise noted.

A review of a featured Irish set dance takes place one hour before each dance
except New Year's Eve Gala.

Admission: $15 for GWCC members; $20 for nonmembers
$8 for Students 11-20; Kids under 11 free (unless otherwise noted)

For information call (301) 294-3568 or (301) 649-6410 or email:

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