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Fiddle ‘n’ Feet
April 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pmFree
Fiddle ‘n’ Feet (US)
Tuesday, April 18
Noon – 12:45 pm
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Hospital
Eli Lilly and Company Foundation Concourse (lobby)
720 Eskenazi Ave., Indianapolis
Free and open to the public
Parking is available on the Eskenazi Health campus in the Eskenazi Health Parking Garage, which is accessible from Eskenazi Avenue.
Featuring Jamie Gans on fiddle and Tamara Loewenthal on feet, Fiddle ‘n’ Feet remains committed to presenting the very best in percussive dance and traditional music from North America and the Celtic countries with dance and song accompanied by fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar, jaw harps and more! Music ranges from Old Time Appalachian, to Irish, to French-Canadian. Live performances showcase a variety of step dance styles, from American clogging, to English wooden shoe clogging, to French Canadian reels and waltzes.
In addition to teaching percussive and traditional styles of dance, Fiddle ‘n’ Feet calls and plays music for square and contra dances. Rhythm is an important component, whether drumming with feet or with hands against bodies. Fiddle ‘n’ Feet engages audiences and students in the joy of movement and sound.
This program is made possible in part from the generous support of the Eskenazi Health Foundation.