Sound reinforcement is an invisible art.

It’s best when you don’t notice it.

Jamie Platt provides high quality sound reinforcement services for concerts, dances, dance camps, festivals, and special events in the Washington, DC-area and beyond. He can provide equipment for multiple venues. His prices are very competitive. 

Contact Jamie

Some of his satisfied, repeat customers include:

Folklore Society of Greater Washington: Washington Folk Festival, FSGW Minifest, ContraStock, FSGW concerts and dances

Silver Spring Town Center: concerts, festivals, special events

FootFall Dance Weekend: Camp Louise, September

Friday Night Dancers: Contra dancing at Glen Echo Park

Waltz Time: Sunday afternoon waltzing at Glen Echo Park

Flying Feet Productions: Swing dances: Glen Echo Park.

Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture: special events

Florida Snow Ball: Contra dance weekend, January

Knoxville Dance Weekend (Cabin Fever), Contra dance weekend, February

Spring Dance Romance: Contra dance weekend, Ellerbe, NC

Feet Retreat: Contra dance weekend, Ellerbe, NC

Roanoke Railroader: Contra dance weekend

River Rendezvous: Coshokton, OH 

Dancing with the G.O.D.S. Dance Weekend, Gainesville, FL

World Village Music and Dance: International Music and Dance Weekend, Labor Day

Berea Christmas Country Dance School (Berea, KY) December

CDSS Dance Music, Dance and Spice: Michigan, August

English Trifle: English dance weekend, Memorial Day weekend

Tango Brilliante: Milongas at Glen Echo Park

Our Lady of Mercy School: annual school musical

Sound calendar 2021

Summer Concert Series (Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture
7/1: I&I Rittim (Reggae)
7/8: Clarence Turner (blues)
7/15: Capitol Hillbillies (Cajun/swing)
7/29: Amadou Kouyate (African)
8/5: Mike Surratt (swing)
8/26: Patrick Alban y Noche Latina
9/9: The Lovejoy Group (swing)

7/30: private event
8/15-22: CDSS Music, Dance, and Spice (Lexington, Michigan)–canceled,
9/3-6: World Village Music and Dance and Footfall Dance Weekend–canceled
9/18-19: Ukrainian Festival (St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral, Silver Spring, MD
9/25: Glen Echo Park (special event)
10/2: Daryl Davis Band (private event)
12/26-31: Christmas Country Dance School (Berea, KY)

Contra Dance Band Links (A partial listing of bands I have worked with at dance weekends and local dances. Hire these guys; they’re great!!)

Atlantic Crossing

Avant Gardeners

Cabaret Sauvignon

Clayfoot Strutters

ContraForce

Contra Sutra

Contratopia

Contrazz

Corachree

Crowfoot

Elftones

Elixir

Eloise & Company

Figments

Floor Play

Footloose

Free Raisins

Froghammer

Gaslight Tinkers

Giant Robot Dance

Gigmeisters

Great Bear Trio

Great Bear 6.0

Green Light Karma

Hot Coffee Breakdown

Hotpoint Stringband

Ivory Boys

KGB

Latter Day Lizards

Lift Ticket

Maivish

Mean Lids

Morrison Brothers Band

Night Watch

Nor’easter

Notorious

Olde Vienna (Strauss Ball)

Pete’s Posse

Rhapsody

Rhythm Raptors

Sligo Creek Stompers

Syncopaths

Swallowtail

Ti Acadie

WakeUp Robin

Wild Asparagus

Wild Rumpus

 

 

 

 

For more information, get more references, or obtain an estimate, contact Jamie .

dancingplanet@erols.com

301-466-3018

Other Bands

Boilermaker Jazz Band

Big Boy Little

Brave Combo

Daryl Davis Band

Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra

Halley Schoenberg

Josh Fialkoff

Jesse Lege

Lush Life

The Natty Beaux

Michael Gamble’s Rhythm Seranadors

Clarence “Bluesman” Turner

Gordon Webster

 

Recordings

Giant Robot Dance
Spontaneous Animation

Jesse Lége & Joel Savoy
Live at Glen Echo

Brave Combo
Live at Blob’s Park