Youth interpreters in Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area enliven parlors and stages with dancing demonstrations. Kelly McEvoy details the colonial pastime.
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The noble tradition of the fifes and drums is celebrated May 18-20 during Drummers Call.| Transcript
Colonial ladies played instruments that showed their graceful features to the best advantage, and they never showed their elbows. Music Interpreter Jane Hanson explains.| Transcript
Colonial Williamsburg musician John Turner explains the origins of America’s beloved Christmas hymns.| Transcript
Todd Norris talks about Colonial Williamsburg’s live performances, staged in the streets of Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area as often as in its theaters.| Transcript
His heritage and a love of playing the fiddle inspire John Turner to preserve the tradition of Scottish fiddling.| Transcript