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Dudley Laufman

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Traditional New England BARN Dancing

Everyone can do these old time social dances like the Virginia Reel.

No Experience Necessary

 

 

The nation’s highest honor in the folk and traditional arts 

Dudley Laufman of Canterbury, NH, named National Heritage Fellow

Washington, D.C. – Dudley Laufman, a musician and barn dance caller from Canterbury, N.H., has receiveded the nation’s highest honor in the folk and traditional arts: the National Heritage Fellowship, presented by the National Endowment for the Arts.

   Read more.

   Read the account of our trip to D.C.

Video of evening performance: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f8ZUptHhKFM

Video of award presentation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GddC5EGKOpE&feature=related

Video of interview: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfJhQBefnXQ&feature=related

 

February 26, 2009

A comprehensive book of 53 traditional dances 

with calls by Dudley Laufman

Includes two CDs and a DVD demonstrating some of the dances 

Details

$59.00 

   

                            


The 2001 New Hampshire 

Governor's Awards in the Arts for

Folk Heritage

bestowed upon

Dudley Laufman              

Details

Book/CD of FIddle TUnes for String StudentS

Click any book for more info

        


poetry website:  www.WindInTheTimothyPress.com   

 

MOUTH MUSIC

  Poems and Prose Poems

                    by

        Dudley Laufman

 

Dudley Laufman has his own way of making music with words and words into dance and song. For him it's always been one thing: the music, the movement, the poetry. Here we have poem and song lyric and story and myth. The words are by turns elegiac, celebratory, raucous, randy, funny...

Marie Harris, New Hampshire Poet Laureate, 1999-2004

Go to Poetry page for poems (click).


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Dudley Laufman

PO Box 61, Canterbury, NH, USA 03224

Tel: 603-783-4719   Fax: 603-783-9578 

New email as of January 2007: 

jdlaufman (at) comcast (dot) net

(Put the @ symbol in above address instead of the word (at) with no spaces and a . between comcast and net to deter spam.)

 www.laufman.org 

Last updated: 07/03/2013

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