AIFD Newsletter
November 8th, 2014
THANKS!!! to everyone who made last week's El Dia De Los Muertos celebration a great success. Misi Tsurikov, Franklin Houston, and RosieLee Salinas have made pictures they took at the event available for your viewing pleasure.

Lost and found: A camera and two handbags were left at HRC and picked up by Misi last Saturday. If you think any of them are yours, please email Misi at with a description of the item and, if it matches, he will arrange to get it back to you.
This week at dancing
An evening of Bulgarian folk music and dance with the world-renowned
Saturday, November 8th
7:30-10:45 pm
$10 at the door 17 & older. 16 & under free.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Hancock Rec Center (HRC)
Get there early to get the most out of this terrific event!!!
(Please note: for this event $10 will be the cover at the door for anyone 17 and older.)

Mike Revesz Brenda Benton Misi TsurikovMike Revesz will DJ this great event, assisted by Brenda Benton. The critical but never fully appreciated sound person will be Misi Tsurikov.

Other dance links
See our complete list
AIFD upcoming events.
Be a folk dance ambassador.
World's words - updated by Misi.
Pictures from various AIFD events.
Past AIFD boards - a work in progress.
Archive of dance notes - compiled by Franklin Houston.
Newsletter archive - since May 19, 2012.
Texas International Folk Dancers
Village International Dancing1st & 3rd Friday, HRC
Austin Scandinavian Dancing Each Wed, HRC
Csardas Hungarian Dancers
AIFD German Dancers
Contradance and English Country Dancing (TAADA)
Austin Friends of Traditional Music
Texas Folklife

Want to play music at folk dancing? Check out AIFD's live music compensation policy.
Upcoming "other dance" features:
(Complete list here)

Nov 7-9 - Fire Ant Frolic Contra Dance Weekend.
At the historic Pioneer Farms in Austin, TX. Attendance is limited to 190, so get cracking on your registration. For registration and all other information, see

Nov 27-30 - Texas Camp 2014.
Texas Camp 2014 Remember to register for Texas Camp! The absolute last day to register is November 8. Don't miss out on one of the longest running and best loved folk dance camps in the country. This year's teachers are Joe Kaloyanides Graziosi - Dances of Greece and Hardeep Singh Sahota - Dances of North India.

Link of the week: Bulgarika plays for Beaver Folk Dancing at Or Hadash
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