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 a set at Hillsdale Fiddlers' Convention and Tradtional Music Festival Friday, August 11, 2017 12:30 p.m.August 11, 201712:30 -12:50 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be playing a short set on Friday, August 11, 2017 starting at 12:30 p.m. at the Fiddlers' Convention and Traditional Music Festival at the Hillsdale County Fairgrounds, 115 S. Broad St. Hillsdale, MI. For more information about this event, go to: http://www.michiganfiddlers.com/?q=node/16.

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Glen Morninstar dance at Great Lakes Folk Festival Sunday, August 13, 2017August 13, 20171:40 - 2:50 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band with Molly McBride on fiddle will be playing to the calling of Glen Morningstar at the 2017 Great Lakes Folk Festival on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 1:40 p.m. at the dance pavilion. Bring your dancing shoes and follow the great calling of Glen Morningstar and the Scarlet Runners.

Scarlet Runner String Band playing for Looking Glass Dance in Lansing Saturday, September 16, 2017September 16, 20177:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for the Saturday, September 16, 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. Mike Clark from Kalamazoo will be the caller. 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 Ten Pound Fiddle Dance in Lansing Saturday, Decemberl 2, 2017December 2, 20177:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m.
The Scarlet Runner String Band will be providing the music for the Saturday, December 2, 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 is from 7:00 p.m. untill 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 Flint Contra Dance Group at Brennan Senior Center in Flint, Sunday, February 4, 20187 2 till 5 p.m.February 4, 20182:00 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, February 4, 2018. New dancer instruction is 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. with the dance going from 2 - 5 p.m.