Sunday evening  Davis International Folkdancers class at the  Davis Art CenterDavis International Folkdancers at Octoberfest performance at I-House in Davis, 2008Davis Internation Folkancers at Whole Earth Festival at UC Davis 2008

DAVIS INTERNATIONAL FOLKDANCERS

LINKS TO FOLK DANCE (& other) RESOURCES:


 

Ashkenaz - A popular live music and dance location in Berkeley, California, which began as a Balkan dance venue

Aman Folkdance Ensemble historic video clips

Barkend Studios - Metal sculpture for the garden, beaded jewelry, folk dance instruction, etc., and the host of our Davis International Folkdancers web site!

Bourque-Moreau Associates - Yves Moreau and France Bourque-Moreau's web site. Yves is probably the best-known North American teacher of Bulgarian dance; he and wife France also teach French Canadian and other dances.

California Folk Dance Federation (North) - the northern California branch of the statewide California Folk Dance Federation

Davis Art Center - the home base for our folk dance club, and a wonderful organization providing art, dance, and music activities for people of all ages

Dick Oakes' Folk Dance Descriptions - A good collection of folk dance descriptions

East European Folklife Center - Balkan dance workshops, and other delights

Eliznik Web Pages - information on Balkan dance, including a photo gallery of Bulgarian & Romanian costumes.

Folk Dance Federation of California - Folk dance organization in northern California; combines with the southern California folk dance federation to put on the "Statewide" folk dance festival every Memorial Day weekend

Folk dance blogspot video "commercial for international folk dance" http://internationalfolkdance.blogspot.com/

MIT Folk Dance Club Songbook - .pdf file with words for over 100 Balkan songs

Northwest Folklife - Organization sponsoring the wonderful annual Northwest Folklife Festival in Seattle, Washington. Everyone should go at least once!

Sacramento Country Dance Society - Contra dances in the Sacramento area

Sacramento International Folk Dance & Arts Council - Umbrella organization for over twenty folk dance and music groups in the Sacramento area. Calendar of events, and "where to dance in the Sacramento area" included.

Stockton Folk Dance Camp - This site includes information about upcoming camp events plus online dance notes.

VFO Balkan Band - VFO plays music for international folk dancing with an emphasis on Balkan, including Greek, Macedonian, Bulgarian, Rom, Serbian, and Czech.

Davis Folkdance Home Page