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After school activity for IAA students only. Not open to the public. The class will be taught by musician, performing artist, educator, and YTV board member Brian Perkins. Brian has recorded and performed with countless brass and traditional string bands.
Thanks to Tony Demarco for doing the Fiddleheads session on Saturday January 17th….. we worked on a couple of slides, a double jig, and making a slip jig a hop jig, and back again. Tony shared stories about the great Irish American players of the past generation or two, people Tony learned from.
Thanks to Luke, Greta, Ceile, Hadley, Cooper, Addison, Eliza and Viola (and their significant friends and family…. and anyone else I’m forgetting to mention!) for joining the rehearsal sessions and/or the performance at Burlington Town Center on Saturday December 13th. It was Pascal’s 4th and final session in the fall/winter series with Fiddleheads….. every single […]
YTV glad to support/promote this concert….. from board member Alison James….. Hey musical friends – We never do a concert in December because of the obvious conflicts. But we made an exception for Keith Murphy, who is coming out with his new CD and asked to celebrate with a concert here.
The 2015 version of our annual Young Tradition Reunion concerts…… this year 2 nights at FlynnSpace, 1/2/15 and 1/3/15, details on the flyer. Hope you can join!
Annual Report: October 2014 The program was initiated by Judith G. Allan of Rutland in the fall of 2009 as a way to honor the memory of her musical father and grandfather. Judy’s collection included full-sized fiddles her late father had received from his father, in addition to instruments he created or acquired during a lifetime […]
Thanks to everyone for a productive, important, deep and wide annual meeting on 11/2/14 in the Amy E. Tarrant Gallery at the Flynn. Thanks especially to Rima Dael for traveling to and from western MA and walking the talk about strategic thinking and all the possibilities that follow. Welcome newly elected board members Joe Cleary, […]
Sophia Donforth will be leading a world music singing class at Integrated Arts Academy (IAA) in Burlington in November and December, part of our year-long collaboration with the school. Several students and families at the school had requested a singing class and expressed an interest participating in what we’re calling the ‘IAA World Music Singers’, […]
November 15th is the 3rd of 4 sessions with Pascal at the Burlington Violin Shop. Final one is scheduled for 12/13. 9:30am for young beginners, 10am for Fiddleheads members, 11am for adults ($10 donation for the 11am session). The sessions are presented by Vermont Violins and Young Tradition Vermont with generous support from the […]
Young Tradition Vermont will NOT be organizing a overseas trip in April 2015. I know there are some folks who will be very disappointed….. I among them. I have been working for about 6 months trying to make this a possibility….. grant proposals, meetings, calls and e-mail with contacts in Ireland and adults with key […]
They won the YTV Youth Contest this year, and will perform on Friday September 12th at the Compass Music & Arts Center in Brandon starting at 6:15pm. More info here. They have also been featured at the New World Festival and at the Burren in Boston. Isabel won first place in the New Hampshire Highland […]
We don’t do this often, but on Friday September 5th YTV has TWO events we hope you’ll consider being part of. Starting at 4:30pm, Cricket Blue will perform at Burger Night at Bread and Butter Farm in Shelburne (more info here) and starting at 7pm Eric George and Bill Ellis will perform at the Round […]