Tom Amessé has been a dance leader for over 20 years in New York City. He is well known for his entertaining and relaxed demeanor and for his ability to make complicated figures seem easy. He has taught ECD throughout the northeastern United States and has emceed balls and led weekends in New York City, as well as many places across the USA, Canada, England and Wales. You might also find him calling contra dances and square dances, and playing his fiddle at Irish music sessions.