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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 […]
Pete Sutherland has put out a new CD entitled “Farmland,” a collection of story songs and ballads written in collaboration with students across northern Vermont. All profits from the sale of “Farmland” benefit Young Tradition VT and the Young Writers Project and the CD is available for mail order right here through the YTV website. […]
Young Tradition Vermont will not be presenting a Trad Camp in 2014. A combination of things makes taking a year off, and hitting the ground again in 2015, the best choice. Lake Champlain Waldorf School, our valued, enthusiastic partner has a big construction project that has to be done this summer, so some of the building […]
This year we expanded our annual Young Tradition Vermont Reunion concert into two consecutive events to accommodate the many talented performers in the YTV family. Jan. 3 we were at the FlynnSpace in Burlington and Jan 4 at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center in Stowe. We were happy to welcome a lot of returning […]
The Young Tradition Vermont touring group set to travel to Northumberland next spring met for their first rehearsal last week at the Rock Point School in Burlington, VT. Eighteen young musicians, singers and dancers will travel with a handful of adult chaperones on a performing tour through Northumberland, England. The trip will complete an exchange […]
In May of this year Young Tradition Vermont (YTV) and the Vermont Folklife Center (VFC) began working together on the “New Neighbors Music Project.” The project is supported in part by a grant through the Vermont Community Foundation’s “Innovations and Collaborations” program, a fund designed to encourage new partnerships between organizations. YTV’s Mary Wesley is […]
YTV is going to Northumberland! Eighteen young musicians, singers and dancers will travel with a handful of adult chaperones on a performing tour through Northumberland, England next year. The trip will complete an exchange with “The Northumberland Ranters” – a group of 37 young traditional musicians that Young Tradition Vermont hosted in early April. The […]