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Once a year the Turrell Fund hosts an all day meeting at the Burlington Country Club focusing on the bright spots and challenges related to supporting young children and their families in Vermont. For the past few years they have invited Young Tradition Vermont to organize music for the start of the day reception. This […]
YTV has a variety of instruments available for loan, which are ready for use by young folks (25 and under) interested in borrowing for up to a year. Plenty of fiddles usually (most are full-sized), as well a variety of other things. Let us know what you’re interested in and we’ll try to match you […]
Village Harmony Teen Ensemble II, led by Will Thomas Rowan, Carl Linich and Natalie Nowytski will present a performance at recently reopened College Street Congregational Church in Burlington on Monday July 28th at 7:30pm. The concert will feature Balkan and Ukrainian village music, Georgian music, Occitan songs and contemporary pieces. Village Harmony is an umbrella […]
Thanks to all for contributing to Fiddleheads at Grand Isle State Park last night (7/19/14)…. everyone who came early for the ‘rehearsal’ and picnic…… Frank Heyburn who joined in and helped bookend the group with 2 old(er) guys…… Isaac, Ceile and Sasha who finished booting the soccer ball into the lake and other people’s picnic […]
‘Mister Chris’ does the monthly music session at Baird 5 at Vermont Children’s Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care on August 18th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm. These sessions are designed for children and families currently spending time at the hospital….. it is not a public event. Young Tradition Vermont provides opportunities for young people to participate […]
Eric George, who won the 2014 Young Tradition Weekend contest, has a Kickstarter campaign under way for his first CD….. if you can manage it, now would be a good time send him a congratulations on the win WITH a contribution for the CD!
The deadline for this coming weekend’s contest is now past. Next step is to sort through and tally the total ‘likes’ from the video contest link (and e-mails for those who couldn’t get the on line voting system to work for them) and the YTV board of directors voting results. Those 2 totals are combined, […]
Thanks to everyone for helping us with the Farewell Reunion on Friday at Grace Church in Sheldon. The room was full and the rain was wet, same story as last year….. terrific that we can put this thing on and have good friends, old and new, young and old show up, contribute and have a […]
Thanks to Regina Carter for agreeing to come to Vermont a day early for a (FREE!) fiddle workshop, getting most who attended stretched well beyond comfort zones, thinking and playing! We’re ready now for the next 12-bar blues in F that comes along!
We are back in Vermont…. and Quebec (Nick), and Massachusetts (Caroline and Giulia), and Edinburgh (Gianna), and Munich (Deb). Thanks to all who put their heart and soul into making it such a great experience, and everyone who cheered us on.
Thursday, May 29 4:30 to 6:00PM Flynn Center – Amy E. Tarrant Gallery Open to Intermediate to Advanced String Players (Ages 14 and up) Cost: Free
5/2/14 in Randolph The Vermont Folklife Center and Young Tradition Vermont will host a daylong New Neighbors workshop at the Langevin House on the Vermont Technical College campus in Randolph Center. The workshop is intended for educators, grades 4-12, who have a special interest in exploring the changing face of Vermont and the state’s growing […]