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Two Bits String Band

Two Bits String Band

Folk / Roots / Acoustic Easton, NY  US
Sous Marin jam session recorded by Howie Eskin
Sous Marin jam session recorded by Howie Eskin
Fee des Dents/Maison de Glace (Freres Brunet) by Saratoga First Night 2010-11 Pan Celtic Crew
Fee des Dents/Maison de Glace (Freres Brunet) by Saratoga First Night 2010-11 Pan Celtic Crew
Peas Breakdown wPascal Gemme & Friends
Peas Breakdown wPascal Gemme & Friends
Mairi Bhan wDavid Kaynor
Mairi Bhan wDavid Kaynor
10 Penny Bit - St-Ann/Bergerville/Bellechasse
10 Penny Bit - St-Ann/Bergerville/Bellechasse

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Paul O'Donnell vids Point au Pic/Beatrice 3-12-2015

Shows

  • Fri

    Jul 3

    Greenwich, NY, US | 1:00pm

    We play background music from 1pm-4pm for the SCA Friday Family Fun Day of the encampment. This year's Friday Family Fun Day will be hosted by Lady Saffir Weaver and will include the following Activites/Classes: ~ Azure (Middle-Ages Bingo) ~ Emmitt's Discovery Cove: ~ Rag Ball Roll (Play Area for Adults accompanied by a child aged 4-10 months only) ~ Discovery Touch & Feel Mats (Play Area for Adults accompanied by a child aged 4-10 months only) ~ Sensory Rice Stations (Adults accompanied by a child aged 1 year - 6 years old only) ~ Temari Toss ~ Treasure Hunt ~ Saffir's Frog Clout ~ Equusi! Equusi! Equusi! Race

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  • Thu

    Jul 9

    Saratoga Springs, NY, US | 7:00pm

    We play tunes from 7-9pm with a short break around 8pm.

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  • Sat

    Aug 8

    Cambridge, NY, US | 5:00pm
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  • Sat

    Aug 22

    Rensselaerville, NY, US | 5:30pm

    Annual Benefit - Contra for Conservation! Come enjoy an array of local fare, an exciting live and silent auction, and a fun family dance for the 2015 Annual Huyck Preserve Benefit! $55 covers dinner and entertainment, or just come to the music for $20. Free will donation beverages will be available, as well as coffee and tea. More details will be added soon, but please mark your calendars now!

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  • Fri

    Sep 25

    East Alburgh, VT, US | 5:00pm

    We, and others, provide the tunes while the bodhrans provide the rhythms

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    http://www.berkshireeagle.com/berkshiresweek/ci_23498892/dancing-welcome-summer-solstice
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    https://www.facebook.com/events/610443818973262/?ref=3 Why not join us for this free event held at the historic Saratoga Battlefield in Stillwater, NY?

Photos

  • Paul Post captures John at Sundae on the Farm 2015 (6-21-15)
  • Photo of Gigue-a-Bit by Henry Simpatico
  • Set Americain @ 12-6-2014 Old Songs Community Dance

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John Guay

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Label: poor but well fed

Manager: self

Bio: We're 2 musicians who comprise part of contra dance bands Set Americain, Gigue-a-Bit and the Pan Celtic Players as well as other bands like Tenpenny Bit and the Saratoga Pan Celtic Sessioneers. Vonnie Estes on keyboard (myself) and John Guay on hammered dulcimer (my husband) have been honored to ...See Full Bio

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Q: I misplaced your email address. But here's a link for "Were you ever In Quebec" from our conversation in Petersburgh: http://www.lyricsnmusic.com/great-big-sea/donkey-riding-lyrics/3436287

A: Thanks for the link; but it says lyrics removed for copyright. Oh well.... You can get my e-mail address from Martha :-) Tell her I sent ya ~

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