Zydeco dance events in the New England area. Also cajun dancing.
Lots of lessons from experienced instructors.
Live bands from Louisiana as well as excellent local live bands, often
on the 4th Saturday.
And Remember - this is really fun. Perhaps the best fun dancing on the planet.
What is Zydeco
evolved from the music of Creoles, French speaking people of color
in Louisiana. Zydeco
emerged in the 50's incorporating additional
influences such as blues and rock & roll.
the fiddle is generally absent (unlike Cajun), Zydeco is usually
played with accordion, electric guitar and bass, drums, and
sometimes even a saxophone. Perhaps the most distinctive instrument
of zydeco (besides the accordion) is a corrugated metal rubboard
(called a frottoir) .
Modern zydeco has evolved to
take on many influences including hard rock, rap, reggae, and
Sizzling or slow, this
blues-inspired Zydeco will capture your heart and imagination! Soon
your feet will find the groove, then you are lost in the music.