Past Fort Worden Workshops

Fort Worden Workshop 2018

September 7-9, 2018

Musicians
Jan Begg (Piper - Saturday Ball), Susan Worland. (Musician - fiddle), Frank Brown (Sound), Andy Imbrie (Musician - piano), Calum MacKinnon (Musician - fiddle), Steve and Julie Wyrick (Class Musicians - fiddle and piano)

Teachers
Bob Anderson, Elaine Brunken, Elizabeth Miller, Rachel Pusey

Fort Worden Workshop 2017

September 8-10, 2017

Musicians
Lisa Scott (piano), OR, Deby Benton Grosjean (fiddle), CA, Judi Nicholson (fiddle), TX, Calum MacKinnon (fiddle), WA

Teachers
Fred DeMarse, CA, Fiona Miller, AB, Irene Paterson, BC, Antoine Rousseau, France

Fort Worden Workshop 2016

September 9-11, 2016

Musicians
Muriel Johnstone (piano), Scotland, Keith Smith, (fiddle), Scotland

Teachers
Sharon Osborne Barker, Calgary, AB, Linda Henderson, Diablo, CA, Andrew Smith, Emporia, KS, Ron Wallace, Rohnert Park, CA

Fort Worden Workshop 2015

September 11-13, 2015

At the 2015 Ft. Worden Ball, we honored two dancers from the Seattle Branch who were moving to California. Rachel Pusey and Dillip Sequeria have both contributed a lot to the Branch and will be missed. Irene Paterson wrote a new dance in honor of them, with music composed by Calum MacKinnon. Hooked on Bells was performed for the first time at the Ball.

Musicians
Andy Imbrie (CA) piano, Deby Grosjean (CA) fiddle, Calum MacKinnon (WA) fiddle, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass

Teachers
Patricia Houghton (Scotland), Rebecca Blackhall Peters (BC), Sandy Gallamore (VA), Gordon Robinson (BC)

Fort Worden Workshop 2014

40 Years
Sept.12- 14, 2014

Musicians
Calum MacKinnon (WA) fiddle, Laura Risk (QC) fiddle, Ginny Snowe (WA) bass, Lisa Scott (OR) piano

Teachers
Avril Quarrie (France), David Quarrie (France), Lin Pettengill (CA), Tim Wilson (CA)

Fort Worden Workshop 2013

Sept. 6 - 8, 2013

Musicians
Waverly Station: David Knight fiddle, Liz Donaldson piano, and Ralph Gordon bass

Teachers
Fred DeMarse (CA), Barbara Johnston (AB), Andrew Smith (KS), Elinor Vandegrift (WA)

Fort Worden Workshop 2012

Sept. 14 - 16, 2012

Musicians
Elke Baker (MD) fiddle, Lisa Scott (OR) piano, Calum MacKinnon (WA) fiddle, Mary Ross accordion, Brian Crisafulli (WA) fiddle

Teachers
Linda Henderson (CA), Muriel Johnstone (Scotland), Gordon Robinson (BC), Ron Wallace (CA )

Fort Worden Workshop 2011

September 9 - 11, 2011

Musicians
Calum MacKinnon (WA) fiddle, Lisa Scott (OR) piano, Ginny Snowe (WA) bass, Ryan McKasson (WA) fiddle, Brian Crisafulli (WA) fiddle

Teachers
Terry Harvey (PA), Irene Paterson (WA), Lin Pettengill (CA), Jim Rae (Scotland)

Fort Worden Workshop 2010

Musicians
Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Lisa Scott (OR) piano, Ginny Snowe (WA) bass, Ryan McKasson (WA) fiddle, Cali McKasson Covin (WA) piano

Teachers
Janet Johnston (Scotland), Sharon Barker (AB), Tim Wilson (CA), Gordon Robinson (BC)

Fort Worden Workshop 2009

Musicians
Muriel Johnstone (BC) piano, Keith Smith (Scotland) fiddle, Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Lisa Scott (OR) piano, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass

Teachers
Pat Coyle (ON), Dennis Wood (TN), Eileen Hsu (WA) and Bill Zobel (BC)

Fort Worden Workshop 2008

September 12-14, 2008

Musicians
Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Deby Benton Grosjean (CA) fiddle, Muriel Johnstone (BC) piano, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass, Brian Crisafulli (WA) fiddle, Lisa Scott (OR) piano

Teachers
Eric Finley (Scotland), Ruth Jappy (BC), Marjorie McLaughlin (CA), Geoffrey Selling (PA)

Fort Worden Workshop 2007

September 21-23 2007

Musicians
Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Deby Benton Grosjean (CA) fiddle, Andy Imbrie (CA) piano, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass, Brian Crisafulli (WA) fiddle, Helen Van Mater (WA) flute

Teachers
Helen Frame (Scotland), Arthur McNair (PA), Fred DeMarse (CA), Irene Paterson (WA)

Fort Worden Workshop 2006

September 8-10, 2006

Musicians
Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Ryan McKasson (WA) fiddle, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass, Cali McKasson (WA) piano

Teachers
Ron Wallace (CA), Mary Murray (BC), Gary Thomas (CA), Elaine Brunken (MD)

Fort Worden Workshop 2005

September 16-18, 2005

Musicians
Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Muriel Johnstone (BC) piano, Elke Baker fiddle, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass,

Teachers
Rebecca Blackhall-Peters (BC), Wes Clindinning (BC), Marian Stroh (NV), Margaret Zadworny (MB)

Fort Worden Workshop 2004

September 10-12, 2004

Musicians
Calum Mackinnon (WA) fiddle, Muriel Johnstone (BC) piano, Kieth Smith (Scotland) fiddle, Ralph Gordon (WV) bass

Teachers
Vicky Goodloe (KY), Sara Gratiot (CA), John Middleton (ON), Ron Wallace (CA)