2017

January

Saturday, January 7 at 7:30PM – College of the Atlantic Contra, Audrey Budington and Pepin Mittelhauser (guitar), Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Community Center | Bar Harbor, ME

Thursday,  January 12 from 7:30–10PM (Beginners 7–7:30) – Portland Intown Contra Dance, State Street Church, 159 State St. | Portland, ME

Saturday,  January 14 from 8–11PM (instruction at 7:30) – Norwich Community Dance (Contra Dance), Tracy Hall | Norwich, VT

 

February 

Tuesday, February 7 from 8–10:30 – MIT Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and McKinley James (cello), Student Center 491 | Cambridge, MA

Saturday,  February 18 from 7–9PM – Not Just Another Coffeehouse, $15 admission,  Audrey Budington and Brandon Brown (guitar), 4 North Main Street | Sharon, MA

Sunday, February 19 at 3–5PM – Tillotson Center, $10 admission.  Audrey Budington and Brandon Brown (guitar), 4 Carriage Lane | Colebrook, NH

 

March

Friday,  March 17 at 3–5PM – The Barley House, Audrey Budington and Brandon Brown (guitar), 132 N. Main Street | Concord, NH

Saturday,  March 25 from 10–2 – Sunnyside Maples,  Audrey Budington | Loudon, NH

 

May 

Saturday,  May 6 from 10–11AM – Canterbury Shaker Village Opening Day Festivities, Audrey Budington and Tom Krumm on fiddle/mandolin | Canterbury, NH

Friday,  May 19 from 7:30–11PM – Dugan and Dela’s Advanced Contra Dance, State Street Church | Portland, ME

Saturday,  May 20 from 8:00–11:00PM – Montpelier Contra Dance, Capital City Grange | Montpelier, VT

 

June

Saturday,  June 17  from 8–11PM – Concord Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and Dan Faiella on guitar, East Concord Community Center | Concord, NH

Monday,  June 19  from 4–6:30 – Penacook Village Farmers Market, Audrey solo | NH

Monday,  June 26–Friday, June 30 – Teaching Assistant at Berklee College of Music Global String Program Audrey Budington| Boston, MA

 

September 

Saturday, September 16 from 1–4PM – Treworgy Orchards Concert Audrey Budington and Ben Knorr (guitar) | Levant, ME

Tuesday,  September 19 from 8–10:30 – MIT Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and McKinley James (cello), Student Center 407 | Cambridge, MA

Saturday,  September 30 – Wedding, Audrey Budington | Lincoln, NH

 

October

Friday,  October 6 from 7:30–10pm – Retina Society’s 50th Anniversary,  Audrey Budington with Elias Cardoso (guitar/fiddle) and Brendan Hickey (guitar/fiddle), Massachusetts State House | Boston, MA

Sunday,  October 8 at 3PM – Concert, Regina Cleri Residence, Archdiocese of Boston, Audrey Budington and Ben Knorr (guitar) | Boston, MA

Saturday,  October 21 from 7–9PM – Not Just Another Coffeehouse, $15 admission,  Audrey Budington and Ben Knorr (guitar), 4 North Main Street | Sharon, MA

 

November

Sunday,  November 5 from 7:30–10:30 – BIDA Contra (Boston Intergenerational Dance Advocates), Audrey Budington, Tom Krumm (mandolin/fiddle), Ben Knorr (guitar), Dugan Murphy (caller).  Masonic Hall in Porter Square | Cambridge, MA

Tuesday,  November 14 from 8–10:30 – MIT Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and McKinley James (cello), Student Center 491 | Cambridge, MA

Saturday,  November 18 from 8–11PM – Concord Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and tba, Concord Community Center | Concord, NH

 

December

Saturday,  December 9 from 5–7PM – Christmas at Canterbury Shaker Village, Event runs 3–8PM, $18 adults, $8 children aged 6-17, 5 and under free. Audrey Budington and TBA | Canterbury, NH

 

2018

 

August

Wednesday,  August 29 from 7:30–10:30 (lesson at 7) – Downtown Amherst Contradance, Masonic Lodge | Amherst, MA

Thursday,  August 30 from 8–11PM (lesson at 7:30) – Mt. Airy Contra Dance, Commodore Barry Club | Philadelphia, PA

Friday,  August 31 from 8:30–11:30PM (lesson 7:30–8:15) – Glen Echo Contra Dance,  exact location TBA | Glen Echo, MD

September

Saturday,  September 1 from 8–11PM (lesson at 7:30) – Lexington Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and TBA, Artworks at the Carver School | Lexington, KY

Saturday,  September 8 from 8–11:30PM – Cincinnati Contra Dance, Audrey Budington and TBA, Wyoming Fine Arts Center | Wyoming, OH

 

2016

 

January 8 – May 8

Audrey Budington is doing a semester abroad in Valencia, Spain.

January

Tuesday, January 12 – MIT Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Audrey Knuth, and Dave Cory | Cambridge, MA

Friday, January 15 – Arisia Sci-fi Convention: Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle), Galen Fraser (fiddle) | Boston, MA

Sunday, January 24 – Waltzdays, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes | Cambridge, MA

February

Tuesday, Febuary 16 – MIT Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle) | Cambridge, MA

Sunday, February 28 – Waltzdays, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle) | Cambridge, MA

March

Tuesday, March 29 – MIT Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Max Newman, Elizabeth Anderson | Cambridge, MA

Wednesday,  March 30–at Upper Club, Audrey Budington (fiddle/vocals) with Sam Dixon (guitar/vocals) and Oriana Setz (vocals), performing as Cuerda Floja | Valencia,  Spain

Saturday, March 26 – DEFFA Dance Festival: Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle) | Topsham, ME

Sunday, March 27 – Waltzdays, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle), Jamie Oshima (guitar/flute) | Cambridge, MA

April

Saturday, April 9th – Jamaica Plain Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Elizabeth Anderson (fiddle), Tom Krumm (fiddle, mandolin), Zach Mayer (tennor sax) | Jamaica Plain, MA

Sunday, April 24 – Waltzdays, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle) | Cambridge, MA

Friday, April 15 – NEFFA Folk Festival: English Country Dance, Clayton Clemetson, McKinley James (cello), Isabel Oliart (violin), Nora Smith (violin) | Mansfield, MA

Saturday, April 16 – NEFFA Folk Festival, core musician for the Youth Festival Orchestra, Clayton Clemetson | Mansfield, MA

Saturday, April 16 – NEFFA Folk Festival: Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle), Jamie Oshima (mandolin, guitar), McKinley James (cello), Ness Smith-Savedoff (drums) | Mansfield, MA

 

May

Friday,  May 13–School Assembly at Integrated Arts Academy, private event |  Burlington, VT

Friday,  May 13 from 8–11PM–Queen City Contra Dance, with McKinley James on cello.  Shelburne Town Hall |  Shelburne, VT

Saturday,  May 14 from 11AM – 3PM–Young Tradition Weekend at Waterfront Park | Burlington, VT

Saturday,  May 14–Vermont Children’s Hospital at the University of Vermont Medical Centerprivate event | Burlington, VT

Wednesday,  May 18 from 7:30–8:45PM–Blue (Irish Night), 650 Congress St. | Portland, ME

Friday,  May 20 from 9AM–1PM–Belfast Farmers’ Market, Waterfall Arts Building | Belfast, ME

Friday,  May 20 at 8PM–Bangor Contra Dance (Beginners’ Session at 7:30), with Caller Chrissy Fowler.  Unitarian Universalist Church | Bangor, ME

Saturday,  May 21 from 8–11PM–Concord Contra Dance, with Caller Chrissy Fowler.  East Concord Community Center | Concord, NH

Sunday,  May 22 from 7–10PM–Brattleboro Contra Dance, with Caller Chrissy Fowler.  (Beginners’ session at 6:45).  118 Elliot St (not the usual location of Stone Church) | Brattleboro, VT

Saturday,  May 28 from 9AM–1PM–Norwich Farmers Market, Route 5 South, one mile from the village of Norwich, rain or shine | Norwich, VT

 

June

Saturday,  June 4 from 11:50AM–12:35PM on the Gazebo Stage–Strolling of the Heifers Weekend, Downtown (check website) | Brattleboro, VT

Saturday,  June 4 from 8–11PM–Deerfield Contra Dance, Deerfield Town Hall | Deerfield, NH

Monday,  June 6 from 4–6:30PM–Penacook Farmers’ Market, Rolfe House, 11 Penacook St. | Penacook, NH

Friday,  June 10 from 9AM–1PM–Belfast Farmers’ Market, Waterfall Arts Building | Belfast, ME

Saturday,  June 11 at 3PM, Belfast Library Concert, Belfast Free Library | Belfast, ME

Saturday,  June 11 from 8–11PM (beginners’ dance at 7:30)–Topsham Contra Dance, Topsham Grange Hall | Topsham, ME

Sunday, June 12 at 10AM–Lincolnville Church, Special Music during service, Clayton Clemetson

Monday,  June 13 from 4–6:30PM–Penacook Farmers’ Market, Rolfe House, 11 Penacook St. | Penacook, NH

Tuesday,  June 14 at 10:30AM–Concert, Regina Cleri Residence, Archdiocese of Boston | Boston, MA

Tuesday,  June 14 – MIT Contra Dance, Clayton Clemetson, Kathleen Fownes (fiddle), Cecile Leroy (cello) | Cambridge, MA

Thursday,  June 16 from 12:30–3:30–Wolfeboro Farmers’ Market | Wolfeboro, NH

Thursday,  June 16 from 7:30–10PM (Beginners 7–7:30)–Portland Intown Contra Dance, State Street Church, 159 State St. | Portland, ME

Friday,  June 17  from 7–9:30PM (doors open at 6PM for light dinner and refreshments + open mic sign-up)–Andover Community Coffee House & Open Mic, Highland Lake Grange Hall | Andover, NH

June 19 – August 22

Clayton traveling in Europe – singing with the Village Harmony in Corsica for three weeks and in England for two weeks.

Saturday,  June 25 from 8:30–Noon.  Audrey Budington with Dan Faiella on guitar and flute.  Concord Farmers Market | Concord, NH

Monday,  June 27 – Friday,  July 1.  Audrey Budington works at Global String Intensive, Berklee College of Music | Boston, MA

 

July

Friday,  July 15 from 9AM–1PM–Belfast Farmers’ Market.  Audrey Budington with Pepin Mittelhauser on mandolin.  Waterfall Arts Building | Belfast, ME

Friday,  July 15 at at 8PM–Bangor Contra Dance (Beginners’ Session at 7:30).  Audrey Budington with Pepin Mittelhauser on mandolin.  Unitarian Universalist Church | Bangor, ME

Saturday,  July 16 at 8PM–Trenton Contra Dance (Beginners’ Session at 7:30).  Audrey Budington with Pepin Mittelhauser on mandolin.  Trenton Grange Hall | Trenton, ME

Sunday,  July 17, wedding.  Audrey Budington with David Surette on guitar and mandolin | Manchester, VT

Thursday,  July 21, 6:30–8PM–Concerts in the Park Series, Audrey Budington with Dan Faiella on guitar and flute.  Odell Park | Franklin, NH

Friday,  July 29, wedding and contra dance reception.  Audrey Budington with John Cote on guitar, Pepin Mittelhauser on mandolin | Lewiston, ME

 

August

Saturday,  August 27 from 8–11PM–Augusta Contra Dance (Beginners’ Session at 7:30).  Audrey Budington with Pepin Mittelhauser on mandolin.  South Parish Congregational Church | Augusta, ME

 

September

Tuesday,  September 13 from 8–10:30PM–MIT Contra Dance.  Audrey Budington with McKinley James on cello.  MIT, Student Center, Second Floor, Lobdell Dining Hall | Cambridge, MA

Friday,  September 30, wedding cocktail hour.  Audrey Budington with McKinley James on cello | Gloucester, MA

 

December

Saturday,  December 31, from noon–1:30PM–First Night Burlington, Fletcher Free Library – Main Reading Room | Burlington, VT