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Katie McNally and Neil Pearlman perform on Sunday from 4pm to 5pm at the UCW White Church in Westford, the high end of the town green.
Singers, players, dancers and some wheezers and squeezers perform at the Young Tradition Showcase concert on Saturday night starting at 6:30pm at City Hall in Burlington. Free pizza at 6pm, while it lasts!
Eric does what he does on this new video from the wilds of Manhattan Drive! Talking politics for the season…..
Many of you know Beth Telford, from the fiddle and horse communities in VT. Her husband, Clint, has been in ICU since Jan 10th due to his heart. The students and friends of the Telford’s seek to create a “paid medical leave” for Beth to support her though this tough time. There are two benefit […]
Born to perform? Busking (or street performance) has existed since very early in human history, enlivening public places and adding color to city life. Busking is still practiced all over the world today providing opportunities for individuals and groups to exhibit their artistic talents and express their creativity to a public audience. In this brand-new […]
Once every winter Young Tradition Vermont co-presents a concert wit the Westford Music Series, in the White Church at the top of the town green. This year’s concert features Katie McNally & Neil Pearlman. 1 hour concert starting at 4pm. Donations at the door and refreshments with the performers after its over.
Summit School will present the Young Tradition Touring Group in concert on Saturday February 20, 2016 from 5pm to 6pm. Free admission! The 2015/2016 Young Tradition Touring Group includes 20 auditioned members ranging in age from 12 to 20. Though most are from Vermont, the group also includes members from Maine, Massachusetts and Quebec. The […]
Thanks all who welcomed Alash back to Burlington after several years, the band barely making a successful escape from the snowy wilds of Manhattan. Several firsts…. first time playing INSIDE an art installation….. first Alash visit requiring 2 shows….. first preview of the soon-to-be Smithsonian Folkways CD. Appreciation to Joseph Pensak for his support and enthusiasm, […]
Performers, teachers and scholars of traditional dance and music from Québec and throughout New England will gather for a conference at the Bishop Booth Conference Center in Burlington on Friday, May 13, 2016. The day will feature presentations and workshops focused on learning to use traditional music and dance in educational settings. The Conference Center […]
Tickets are available at all Touring Group performances, the Montpelier and Burlington locations for Vermont Violins, performances by Pete’s Posse, the Vermont Folklife Center in Middlebury, from individual members of the Touring Group, and at all Touring Group performances (see below). The drawing will happen at intermission at the 4/2/16 Touring Group performance at All […]
Today we start a collaboration project involving Young Tradition Vermont, Vermont Folklife Center and Edmunds Middle School. There have been 4 individuals involved in planning the project, meeting and communicating since the end of the last school year: Katey Wyndorf and Ashley Howard from Edmunds Middle School, Kathleen Haughey from the Vermont Folklife Center, and Mark […]
Thanks Collin Cope and Chris Page for doing the Baird 5 session in January. It was a busy night in the activity room, a soup of music and dancing and eating and artwork and books and toys and talking. Thanks to Dr. Lewis First, Director of Vermont Children’s Hospital for stopping by and joining in […]