Washington native, Don
has traveled world-wide calling square dances.
became interested in calling as a young boy, when his
club caller asked him to do a singing call at a club dance.
Several years later, while Don
was in the service, he
went back through square dance lessons and again the calling attraction began.
Over the years DonÂ had been playingÂ and singing in several bands, and music had always been a large part of his
life, so the transition to square dance caller seemed to be a natural progression.Â Â Don
has been a featured caller at many state and regional festivals.