|Joanna Reiner has
taught English dance, Scottish dance and Iongsword for nearly two
decades. In addition to being one of the leaders of the Philadelphia-based
Germantown Country Dancers, her calling has taken her from Amberst
to Ann Arbor, from NEFFA to Hey Days, from St. Croix to Hawaii to
Florence, Italy, including many session at Pinewoods Camp. Whild known
for her clear calling and instruction, Joanna is also an avid dance
gypsy, and in her spare time, works to support her dance habit.
|Persons of Quality
are 3 talented musicians performing English Country Dance music with
enthusiasm and imagination, using a wide array of instruments. Each
tune gets a vivid treatment and driving rhythm, which is both wonderful
to listen to, and a pleasure to dance to. Persons of Quality have
produced two CD's of ECD music. They frequently play for ECD events
on the west coast, and recently they played for a dance weekend at
Halsway Manor in England.