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Thanks to Gabo, Isaac, Addison, Madeline and Sasha for doing their shift of fiddling at the Farmhouse Bar & Grill on August 13th in Burlington….. tunes and burgers and (soft) drinks were had by all! Thanks to Andy Kolovos for organizing and inviting Fiddleheads to play on Fiddlehead Brewery Night!
Partnership between YTV and the Fairfax Recreation Department made for a beautiful evening of music and community….. Eric and Addie arrived directly from a field trip to Kentucky just before this got underway and 30 Chinese Cultural Exchange students joined in for This Land Is Your Land (This World is Your World?) and some opening […]
Thanks to the Vermont Historical Society for inviting YTV for our first 2-day instrument petting zoo installation and 4 appearances by YTV performer representatives….. Oli, Yasi and Louli Zeichner (double duty as zoo keepers too). Lots of effort and accommodations by Sophia, Luke and Calliope Donforth…… couldn’t have done it without you. The weather was […]
Great kickoff to the Always There project at Bread and Butter Farm in Shelburne on 7/1/14….. hot and sultry, windy and warm, fun and nourishing, bounties of food and music and friends. Already 20% toward the goal after the 1st day! More info and the doorway for contributions here. Thanks to Chris Dorman for making […]
Thanks to all who prepared for/contributed to/attended the Trad Camp Reunion on Friday at First Congregational Church in Burlington…… Sophia and everyone at Mad Robin Callers Collective, everyone who lent a hand coming in, operating, and packing up, Migmar, Pete, Mary, Julia, Oliver, Gabo, and Sasha for presenting stuff, campers and adults connected to campers, […]
Thanks Hazen and Tristan for representing YTV at this year’s Quechee Balloon Festival on 6/13/14! Lots of rain and wetness, nothing but warmth and rays of brightness from the stage. Thanks Tricia and everyone else for making the slot available year after year so we can promote YTV, contest winners and all the good stuff……. […]
The Young Tradition Weekend Contest on May 10, 2014 at Kids Day in Burlington can now be viewed on line at http://www.lcatv.org/program/young-tradition-showcase-2014. Thanks to Rebecca Padula and Lake Champlain Access TV for making it happen! You can purchase DVD copies by contacting Rebecca at firstname.lastname@example.org or 802-862-5724.
The YTV Board of Directors had its most recent meeting on May 22nd at New City Galerie in Burlington. The next meeting is scheduled for August 21st at 6pm at a TBA location in Burlington. We completed a variety of tasks at the meeting…… approved the 11/26/13 meeting minutes, worked on new board member nominations, […]
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 […]