Contra Sound Forum 

Welcome to ContraSF, a Contra Dance Sound Forum, an automated e-mail list for contra dance sound system operators, dance organizers, bands, callers and other interested folks.  

 

Contra dance sound has some demanding aspects:

 

) A clear caller, beat and music need to be heard on the whole dance floor, at modest volume.

 

) The music is live and there are usually several microphones wanting to feedback.

 

) Budgets are limited; we are often dancing in venues with poor acoustics.

 

) Sound equipment is often hauled to a dance set up, taken down and stored in somebody's spare bedroom.

 

) There is a lack of easily available, reliable information about sound for contra dancing. 

 

So in 1998, Weogo Reed started manually resending messages to a group of interested folks.

 

In 1999 we went automated with an e-mail server.  

 

For more information, contact: 

 

Weogo Reed

 

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Thanks and lets get to some SOUND advice! 

 

For Contrasf, Weogo Reed