Technical Information

Stage setup for contra dances, from stage right to stage left.

  • Caller
    • Generally, vocal mic/boom stand, wireless or with a long cord.
    • Some callers bring their own microphone.
  • Tim
    • Fiddle – XLR w/ phantom power (no stand needed)
    • Tim brings his own microphone
  • Rachel
    • Accordion – 2 XLRs, one for right hand, one for left.
    • Rachel brings her own DI boxes
  • Nadine (currently, Nadine performs with us occasionally)
    • Flute – XLR w/ phantom power, and mic stand
    • Nadine brings her own microphone
  • Jodi
    • Piano – direct
  • Peter
    • 4 XLR w/ phantom power (Peter brings 4 condenser mics)
      • for feet, bodhran, button accordion, and nyckelharpa
    • 2 overhead mics on boom stands
      • for drums and cymbals