Southern Week 2015


Southern Week photos by Stewart Dean View more on Flickr

August 9-15, 2015

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Appalachian, Old Time, Cajun and Zydeco music and dance

Square dancing, flatfooting and clogging, Cajun & Zydeco dance, Cajun accordion, fiddle, guitar, vocals and bass & percussion, caller’s workshops, traditional clogging team workshop, old-time fiddle, banjo and guitar, old-time songs, harmony singing and band workshops… plus jam sessions, song swaps, dance parties, slow jams and more!


Southern Dance Party & BBQ
 – Saturday, August 8 (details). Not coming to Southern Week? You can still BUY DINNER/DANCE TICKETS HERE.
Open to campers who need an extra night of music, dancing and great Ashokan food and to folks who can’t join us for the whole camp this year. Dance-only, BBQ-only or Dance+BBQ tickets on sale now. Also available as an add-on during online registration for camp.


Register for Southern Week


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2015 Staff

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Phil Jamison
Squares, flat footing

john krumm

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John Krumm
Squares, contras

sharon-leahy

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Sharon Leahy
Team clogging, yoga

emma young

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Emma Young
Clogging, team clogging.


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kevin wimmer

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Kevin Wimmer
Cajun, Creole

paul brown

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Paul Brown
Old Time

bruce molsky

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Bruce Molsky
Old Time

linzay young

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Linzay Young
Cajun Fiddle

emily-schaad

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Emily Schaad
Old Time

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Rafe Stefanini
Old Time

CleliaBW

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Clelia Stefanini
Old Time

jay ungar

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Jay Ungar
Waltzes

Ruthy Ungar

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Ruthy Ungar
Old Time, Uke

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Roger Weiss
Cajun


left-thing BANJO right-thing

Photo by Matthew Vlachos

Photo by Matthew Vlachos

Rick Good
Finger Style

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Mike Merenda
Old Time

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Rafe Stefanini
Old Time

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Terri McMurray
Old Time

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Paul Brown
Old Time

bruce molsky

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Bruce Molsky
Old Time


left-thing MANDOLIN right-thing


left-thing ACCORDION right-thing


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Terri McMurray


left-thing SINGING right-thing

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Ginny Hawker & Tracy Schwarz
country and Gospel

john krumm

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John Krumm
group singing


left-thing BASS & DRUMS right-thing

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Schedule

2015 camp schedule is being developed. View camp schedule from last year: 2014 Camp Schedule Archive
What to Bring/Music Camp Information Summary

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Tuition + Meals

Adults  $775 
Youth ages 13-25  $575 
Children ages 5-12  $475 
Children under 5  Free

Tuition for the 2015 camp includes all meals*, classes and activities. Comfortable and convenient on-site lodging is available for a reasonable fee. Lodging options can be selected during online registration.

A deposit of $150 or more will hold your registration. Full payment is due six weeks before camp begins (Friday, June 26, 2015).
Cancellation fees per person are: $50 until 6 weeks before program begins; then $150 for until 2 weeks before program begins; and then $300 until to 2 days before program begins. No refunds for Cancellations after 2 days before Program begins.
Work exchange positions are available for this camp (see this list). Indicate your first choices during online registration and make a deposit of $150 or more to hold your registration.

* Pre-camp BBQ and Sunday brunch are available as add-ons during online registration.

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Once you’re registered for camp, be sure to join the Ashokan Southern Week Facebook group to stay in the loop.