Scarlet Runner String Band

Welcome

Larry, Mike, Dave and Brian at Altu's Ethiopian Cusine Nov. 12, 2011.

The Scarlet Runner String Band is a Lansing, Michigan based acoustic group that has been together for over 25 years. They play a blend of old time, old blues, and original tunes and songs. They have played and continue to seek jobs playing for contra and square dances as well as concerts and other events in and around Michigan for many years. To contact us about your event, please click on the Contact Us button at the top of this page and send us an email with event details. Thank you for considering the Scarlet Runner String Band.

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Gigs and Other Events


Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Looking Glass Dance in Lansing Saturday, November 19, 2016November 19, 20167:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for the Saturday, November 19, 2016 square and contra dance sponsored by the Looking Glass Music and Arts Association of Lansing. The dance will be at the Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave. Lansing across from the State Capitol building. The dance starts at 7:00 p.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. with a beginner dancer instruction session at 6:30. For additional information, please see http://www.lgmaa.org .

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Goshen, IN square and contra dance on Saturday, January 7, 2017January 7, 20177:30 P.M. - 10:30 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music the Saturday, January 7, 2017 dance of the Goshen, IN Community Contra Dance group. Dances are held at the First United Methodist Church, 215 S. Fifth St. corner of Jefferson St., Goshen, IN. The dance runs from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. with a beginning dancer workshop starting at 7:00. For further information about this dance, please see: http://godancing.org .

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Wheatland dance Saturday, January 28, 2017January 28, 20177:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for a dance on Saturday, January 28, 2017, at the Gladys Wernette Building off 50th Ave. near Remus, MI. The dances run from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. For more information about these dances, see: http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/traditional-dances/.

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Looking Glass Dance in Lansing Saturday, February 18, 2017February 18, 20177:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for the Saturday, February 18, 2017 square and contra dance sponsored by the Looking Glass Music and Arts Association of Lansing. The dance will be at the Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave. Lansing across from the State Capitol building. The dance starts at 7:00 p.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. with a beginner dancer instruction session at 6:30. For additional information, please see http://www.lgmaa.org.

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Flint Contra Dance Group at Brennan Senior Center in Flint, Sunday, March 5, 2017 2 till 5 p.m.March 5, 20172:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for a contra and square dance at the Brennan Senior Center, 1301 Pingree, Flint, MI. on Sunday, March 5, 2017. New dancer instruction is 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. with the dance going from 2 - 5 p.m.

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Ten Pound Fiddle Dance in Lansing Saturday, April 1, 2017April 1, 20177:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for the Saturday, April 1, 2017 square and contra dance sponsored by the Ten Pound Fiddle of Lansing. The dance will be at the Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave. Lansing across from the State Capitol building. The dance starts at 7:00 p.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. with a beginner dancer instruction session at 6:30. For additional information, please see http://www.tenpoundfiddle.org.

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Looking Glass Dance in Lansing Saturday, June 17, 2017June 17, 20177:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for the Saturday, June 17, 2017 square and contra dance sponsored by the Looking Glass Music and Arts Association of Lansing. The dance will be at the Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave. Lansing across from the State Capitol building. The dance starts at 7:00 p.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. with a beginner dancer instruction session at 6:30. For additional information, please see http://www.lgmaa.org.