From the Mic

Bonus Episode! A tour of Tony Parkes' audio archive

Episode Summary

In addition to being an amazing dance caller, Tony Parkes is also a dance historian and collector of archival recordings of dance callers through time. Join Tony and Mary in this bonus episode as they listen to a selection of recordings together.

Episode Notes

In this bonus episode Tony Parkes shares archival recordings of 5 callers who deeply influenced his style:

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