Contra Music


Dianna Davis, contra musician, Indy Contra scheduler, and dancer

Dianna has been involved in the contra music and dance scene for over seven years and has been performing professionally as a musician, been a leader in the contra community, and been having fun dancing around the country as a dancer.  She also works with new musicians to teach them how to play in the contra dance style and you can find her at Indy Contra most Tuesday nights.  Indy Contra at the Grove Haus

Don't know what contra dancing is?  Check out this piece on Indy Contra by one of Indianapolis' arts magazines: Sky Blue Window article
Baba Yaga's Stew at the Folk Roots Festival in Urbana, IL

Baba Yaga's Stew at the Folk Roots Festival in Urbana, IL

Baba Yaga's Stew

Baba Yaga's Stew has tunes boiling and bubbling from all over the world! Their music arrangements are custom crafted to spin you down the contra dance floor. These ladies are veterans of the contra dance world, and the Chicago and Indianapolis' music scene; they will leave you cackling for more!

This 3 band incorporates fiddle, clarinet, accordion, piano, oud, percussion, and more!