Cornbread Contra Dance Band
with Caller Anita Mason
American Folk Dance . . . fun for all ages!
Anita and Patrick Mason hosted the Broward Contra Dance, South Florida's longest-running American folk dance, every second Saturday in Davie for the past 5 years. From April- May every fourth Sunday they run Olde Time Dances at The Historic Barnacle State Park in Coconut Grove. Anita and Cornbread have played Hoedowns at Horse stables,children-parent dance programs, Barn dances and traditional American Contra styles, all to lively acoustic music.
Ideal for : Mixers, Hoedowns, Festivals, Communities, Corporate & Private Events, School Programs, Parties and Celebrations.
Ongoing South Florida Dances/References
The Broward Barn and Contra Dance, Davie Host Band 2012-17
The Barnacle Old Time Dance Host caller and band
Boca Raton Contra Dances Arlene Fisher (SFCDS Non-Profit President)
Private and Public Performances /references avaiable
11-6-16 Pembroke Falls HOA International Dinner & Dance
10-29-16 Royal Palm Tennis Club Delicious Deserts Dance
9-30-16 Sunrise School Dedication Parent -Child dance Cutler Bay
7-7,14,21,28-16 North Beach Bandshell Dance Nights Miami Irish, French, Americana nights
11-23-14, 7-3-16 WLRN Public Radio Folk and Acoustic Music YouTube Michael Stock firstname.lastname@example.org
7-2-15 - Norton Museum of Art July 4th Festival WP Beach
Caller and Musicians
Anita Mason - Contra Dance caller - Instruction for dancers age 5 to 95 ; walking becomes dancing with a room full of friends! Plays bodhran (Irish hand drum) and assorted percussion. From Baltimore Md.
Patrick Mason - 6 and 12-guitar & percussion - Contra,gypsy jazz,pop plus originals. From upstate New York.
Janie Weise- violin - Cornbread band. Performed 10 years with Alabama symphony. Extensive background in symphony, chamber music and solo recitals. Performs classical, pop, jazz, Irish, solo strolling and weddings. Violin and piano instruction. see Wedding Music by Janie on Facebook
From Columbus Georgia.
For more Information and Booking
Patrick Mason 954-431-0690 • Anita Mason 954-260-0938