The contest is designed to encourage young musicians and dancers to keep traditions alive and to support their involvement in traditional music and dance. In addition to cash prizes, the winners are provided performance opportunities in the region and linkages that would support continued involvement in traditional music and dance. It’s a great opportunity to […]
During the first weekend in May 2018, Young Tradition Weekend brings together young people interested in traditional music and dance, and exposes the community at large to young singers, players and dancers and what they bring to the world. More information about Young Tradition Weekend on the web site at https://youngtraditionvermont.org/…/young-tradition-weekend…/ We invite children, youth […]
Young Tradition Weekend Contest 2017 is scheduled for Saturday May 6, 11am-3pm, at Kid’s Day at Waterfront Park in Burlington. We’re now ready for contest submissions. For years young performers have taken the stage in early May to share their talents in singing, dancing and playing traditional music. It’s a great opportunity to perform, and to meet other young […]
Every year during the 2nd weekend of May, Young Tradition Weekend brings together a group of peers and exposes the community at large to the energy and variety young singers, players and dancers bring to the world. Young folks are the main event: teachers, mentors, friends and family support and are the audience, or at […]
If you or anyone you know fits the under 25 age criteria, you’d be welcome to participate…. don’t need to be in Vermont to ‘risk’ winning $100! Contest for anyone 25 years old and younger (as of 5/14/16)…… All you need to do is submit a video and you’re in the annual Young Tradition Vermont […]
Looking for Young Tradition Weekend Contest videos…… those who enter early have the best chance of winning! Enter here. Videos now, finals on May 14th in Burlington. More info about Young Tradition Weekend here.
A week-long celebration of relationships involving students, teachers, apprentices, master artists and families in local, regional and international traditional music and dance communities.
Thanks to all who signed up for the video contest, our first attempt doing a component of the annual contest with on-line with videos. The voting results are in, averaging the votes from friends, family and neighbors using the on-line system and votes from our board of directors. Each of the finalists will receive $100, […]
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