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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 […]
Another amazing young tradition weekend past and gone. I’m clearly biased, but allow me to say it was both exhausting and challenging but also worthy and important.
Friday March 21st, 2014 at 6pm…… an intimate, acoustic concert by 2 of Quebec’s premier traditional musicians at the Burlington Violin Shop, 23 Church Street in Burlington….. reservations and more info at firstname.lastname@example.org
Note that this is NOT a public event….. for Camel’s Hump Middle School students only Starting March 20th, and continuing on Wednesdays (3/26, 4/2, 4/9 and 4/16), YTV is co-sponsoring a five week Camels Hump Middle School after-school program, “Vermont Folk and Contra Dancing,” with instruction by Peter Johnson and live fiddling by Jericho’s own Sarah […]
This spring the Young Tradition Touring Group of 18 young musicians will travel to Northumberland in England and Scotland for a performance tour and cultural exchange. The group is returning a visit from the Northumberland Ranters, a youth group from England YTV hosted in April 2013.
On Saturday, March 8, 2014 the Alan Kelly Gang will be featured at the McCarthy Arts Center at St. Michael’s College at 7 pm. Presented by Young Tradition Vermont and St. Michael’s College with the Burlington Irish Heritage Festival. $20 is the suggested donation. Reservations can be made by contacting Mark Sustic at email@example.com. The […]