David Kaynor is a great fiddler, contradance caller, and dance composer, who has been an central and cheery force at Fiddle Hell for many years. He's the organizer of a well-known Greenfield contra dance series in western Massachusetts, a training ground for many of today's most talented dance musicians. He is also the music director of the Vermont Fiddle Orchestra.
He has made influential recordings with The Fourgone Conclusions, Three Good Reasons, the Greenfield Dance Band, and fiddler/teacher Betsy Branch of Portland, Oregon. David has served on the staffs of Ashokan, Fiddle Tunes, Northeast Heritage Music Camp, the Lady of the Lake, and many other dance camps and weekends. David's fine workshops and jams are useful, informative, and entertaining.