Baltimore Folk Music Society


The Baltimore Folk Music Society
Requests the Pleasure of your Company
at the

Autumn Assembly English Ball

BFMS is pleased to present its annual Baltimore Autumn Assembly English Ball on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at the Church of the Redeemer. There will be a review session at the same location from 1:30 to 4 pm. Reception is at 6:30 PM and the Ball is 7 PM to 11 PM.

You may register online or by mail. Suggested attire is festive formal or historical.
Please bring non-marking dance shoes to help preserve the floor.

Your 2019 Ball Chairs are Emily Aubrey and Ann Fallon, reachable by email at autumn_assembly at

The Dances

Title Meter   Title Meter
Come with Voices Singing Dorchester Delight
Fair and Softly Fandango6/8
Gene's Gambol Girl's Best Friend
Halfe Hannekin6/8 Hole in the Wall
Mary K3/2 Mile of Smiles
My Lord Byron's Maggot Orca
Picking up Sticks Salamanca Castanets
The Spring Trip to Provence
Whiskey Jack Wrath of Sandy
All dances will be talked through and briefly prompted

Music By A Joyful Noise

Daniel Beerbohm, winds
Barbara Greenberg, violin
Marty Taylor, winds and concertina
Kathy Talvitie, piano

1:30 - 4 PM Afternoon Review Session
6:30 PM Reception
7 - 11 PM Ball
Review, Reception and Ball at
The Church of the Redeemer
5603 North Charles St
Baltimore, Maryland 21210
Google Map Location

Questions? E-mail autumn_assembly at

Ticket Prices

Member pricing is for BFMS and CDSS affiliates.

  Members General
Before October 5th $35$40$15
Oct 5th and later $40$45$20
At the door if available $45$50$23


By Mail:
Download our flier and complete the form on the back page.

On-Line ticket sales will end at 11:59 PM on Thursday, October 17, 2019.
Purchase your tickets on-line.
Pay securely with a credit card through PayPal.
Pay with PayPal

Please download our 2019 Autumn Assembly English Ball flier and Dance Directions for more information and to register by mail.

Facebook Group

Check our Facebook group for pictures and other information.