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Appalachian Dance with Martha Spencer

June 11, 2021 @ 4:00 pm 5:00 pm

The Handmade Music School presents Appalachian Dance with Martha Spencer on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 4:00 – 5:00pm EDT. This workshop will be held outdoors in the backyard of the Floyd Country Store in downtown Floyd, VA following COVID-19 guidelines. Cost is $30.

Martha Spencer Flatfoot Dancing

Martha Spencer from the family-based Whitetop Mountain Band and Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer will be sharing her easy to learn method, with each step broken down, slow and fast. The workshop will also feature a brief history of the dance traditions from Southwest Virginia.

Pick up some new steps before the Floyd Country Store’s Backyard Jamboree! Workshop participants get priority seating for the Jamboree that begins at 6:30pm.

Handmade Music School COVID-19 Guidelines

All Handmade Music School instructors are fully vaccinated now and we are following all CDC guidelines for safe outdoor gatherings. This workshop will be capped at 10 participants and will be held outdoors with social distancing requirements in place.

Please read our outdoor events page for details on what to expect during our outdoor workshops.

We ask that everyone follow our safety protocols and requests in order to make these outdoor events safe and fun for all of us!


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