Adlai Waksman
Piano and accordion for English, contra, and couple dancing, in the Philadelphia area and beyond.

Member of: The Big Phat American K-Lee Band, Earl Grey, Hot, Little Mother Z, The Mad Katters, The Mother Zwiefacher Orchestra, Spare Change (also group contact), Tea with Scream
Appeared at NEFFA 2017:
Intro to English Country DanceDB Friday April 21, 9:15pm to 10:20pm, High School Rm. 125 [show on grid]
Every dance form has its own vocabulary. Here's a chance to learn some of the basics of English country dance, assisted by an experienced teacher and skilled musicians.
Zwiefachers: Waltz & Pivot FestDS Saturday April 22, 10:00am to 10:50am, High School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Zwiefachers are traditional couple dances from the southern Germany-Austria region that have varying patterns consisting of waltz and pivot steps. The dances will range from simple to advanced.
Helpful Hints ContrasDS Saturday April 22, 12:00noon to 12:50pm, High School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Contra dancing with helpful hints that are specific for each dance. Offerings of small suggestions that can make a big difference, to dance smarter and safer. To make dancing better for everyone.
Ceilidh Dance Party!DB Saturday April 22, 3:00pm to 3:50pm, Middle School Rm. 105/106 [show on grid]
In Ireland, Scotland, and England, ceilidh dances tend to be simple and lively. This NEFFA ceilidh adds American spice to that recipe. High-energy dances will not tax your brain, but should leave you breathless and giddy, with a silly grin !
Waltz Your Socks Off! Intermediate WorkshopTS Saturday April 22, 6:30pm to 7:20pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Get your feet moving with some great new waltz combo's from Ari's repertoire of fun, easy, and fabulous moves!
English ImproprietyDS Sunday April 23, 2:00pm to 2:50pm, High School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Dance to the great tunes -- old and new -- that have inspired the figures, phrasing, progressions, and nuances that are the signature of Brooke Friendly's and Chris Sackett's work.

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