Photos by members of Wry Bred unless otherwise noted

New York State tour, October 2017


Those are potatoes in the background!
at the Owego NY contra dance!


Mickey gives four potatoes
at the Owego Contra Dance!


Above the water fall at
Taughannock Falls State Park

"Four potatoes" is a four-beat shuffle pattern that the fiddler plays before the dancing begins to set the tempo and give the dancers 4 beats to get ready to dance.


Where we were at the top,
from the base of the water fall


Robert not quite breaking the law
at the base of the falls


Wry Bred with the Tour Bus in Rochester, NY
(Photo by Bob Berch)

New York State tour, November 2016

April 2016


That's Lake Ontario in the background!
at Sodus Point, NY, on the way to the Syracuse dance, on a windy, cold November day


Our shadows at Champlin Beach in Hammondsport, NY
on the way to the Cuba dance on a less windy, but still cold November day


In front of the Armory, where the
East Bay Contra Dance is held, Warren, RI

New York State tour, November 2015


That's Rochester in the background!


Robert and Julie research local industry in Syracuse.


Robert, at Letchworth State Park.


Give the fiddler a dram!


Julie and Mickey at the Cuba, NY dance.
(Photo by Barbara Dyskant)


Julie keeps an eye on the dancers.
(Photo by Barbara Dyskant)

Earlier in 2015

The Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT with guest musician John Kalinowski, July 2015


John Kalinowski on accordion, Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Ellen Papciak-Rose)

We try each other's instruments, June 2015


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Ron Sorcek)

We do try to have fun while rehearsing! March 2015


Julie enjoys a beer
(Photo by Mickey Koth)

Mickey and Julie play for
the New Haven Morris & Sword, May 2015


Mickey, Julie
(Photo by unknown)

2014

Robert serenades a hen, Putnam Valley, NY,
October 2014


Robert, chicken

The Connecticut Folk Festival, September 2014


Julie, Mickey, Robert
The humidity was 115% that day!
(Photo by CT Folk)

Best Video, June 2014


Julie, Mickey, Robert
We have way too much fun!
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

Rock to Rock Earth Day festival, April 2014


Julie, Mickey, Robert
It sure was cold and windy that day!
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

Rock to Rock Earth Day festival, April 2014


What the heck?!? !
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

Best Video, June 2014


Mickey is a musician of many talents!
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

2013

Best Video, December 2013


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

Best Video, December 2013


Mickey says, "Pull my finger!"
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

Best Video, December 2013


Uh, oh. Someone did!
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

Look for the Good Project exhibit and dance, Smith College, November 2013


Mickey, Julie, Robert
(Photo by Craig Norton)

The Outer Space, August 2013


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

The Outer Space, July 2013


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

2012-2013

At Robert Messore and Friends at Best Video, May 2013


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

The Outer Space, October 2012


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

The Outer Space, July 2012


Mickey is serious about making
Julie crack up at every gig!
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

2011-2012

On the Amistad, following the contra dance at the Mystic Sea Port Music Festival in Mystic, June 2012


John Kalinowski on concertina, Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by Hanifa Washington)

Eli Whitney Museum, Hamden, CT, June 2012


Robert, Mickey
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

City Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT, October 2011


Julie, Mickey, Robert
(Photo by unknown)

September 2011

Southern Tour, February 2011

East Rock Festival, New Haven, September 2011


Julie, Mickey, Bill Fischer (guest), Jono Finger, Robert
(Photo by Marilyn Catasus)

On tour, Jonesborough, TN, February 2011


Mickey, Case Sanderlin, Dan Hocott
(Photo by Ron Sorcek)

Jonesborough, TN, February 2011


Julie, Mickey, Case, Dan
(Photo by Ron Sorcek)

2009-2010

One year after the band formed, playing again for a Stratford Cat Project event, Perry House, Stratford, August 2010


Mickey, Case, Julie
(Photo by unknown)

New Haven Contra Dance, Branford, July 2010


Julie, Mickey, Case, Dan
(Photo by Ron Sorcek)

The gig that inspired the formation of Wry Bred: playing a Stratford Cat Project event, Perry House, Stratford, July 2009


Julie, Case, Mickey, Bill Fischer (guest)
(Photo by unknown)

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