CLASSES

Register Now for Fall Classes

Classes start the week of October 13.


DANCE

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4

Fun, simple dances from the U.S. and around the world. For every age and ability. All dances will be taught. Circles, contras, squares.

7:00 - 9:30 PM
Admision: $8 per person, children 12 & under are free


CONCERT

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10
Claudia Schmidt

Great Hodge-podge of music, poetry, story, laughter & drama.

8:00 PM
Tickets: $20/adults; $5/children 12 & under

Claudia Schmidt has been perfecting her craft of performing for almost four decades. It is a quirky and wonderful hodge-podge (her word!) of music, poetry, story, laughter, drama, and celebrating the moment.

www.claudiaschmidt.com

Eventbrite - Claudia Schmidt

Or call Old Songs to reserve: (518) 765-2815
If online tickets sellout, they may still be available from Old Songs;
Call office to inquire: 518-765-2815 


MONTHLY MAKE-YOUR-OWN MUSIC SESSIONS

1st Wednesday - Open Mic: 7:30 pm
sign up to perform 15 minutes. Kate Blain, MC. $3

2nd Sunday (Oct.-May) - Pickin' & Singin' Gatherin': 1-4 pm
A singin-a-round for the whole family. pickingandsinging.org

2nd Wednesday (Sept.-June) - Contra Dance Tunes: 7:30 pm
Build your skills and dance tune repertoire. $3

3rd Monday (Sept.-May) - Drum Class: 7:00 pm
African drumming with instructor John Dickson. $15

3rd Wednesday (Oct..-June) - Irish Slow Session: 7:30 pm
Play traditional Irish music with others. $4

4th Sunday (Sept.-June) - Sunday 4 Poetry: 3:00 pm
Poetry Open Mic with guest poets. Donation

4th Wednesday (Sept.-May) - Aussie Bush Band Jam: 7:00 pm
Play tunes from Down Under. Led by Terri Lukacko. $3

More info on these events


Photos from the 2013 Old Songs Festival!
Photos by Bill Spence

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4S-4Y CD...
NEW!
Four Seasons, Four Years—
The Civil War: a Musical Journey

LIVE RECORDING

2-CD Set, 38 songs plus narrative
$25 postage paid

Track Info and ORDER PAGE

 



Old Songs Mission  

OLD SONGS, INC., centered in the New York State Capital Region, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to keeping TRADITIONAL MUSIC & DANCE alive through the presentation of festivals, concerts, dances and educational programs.



Board of Directors  

President: Phil Teumim
Vice-President: Debra Burger
Secretary: David Toledano
Treasurer: John Ozard
Members: Debra Burger, Chris Colarusso, Stephen Fry, Barry Ginsberg, Nancy Holroyd, Jack Long, MaryAnn Morrison, John Roberts, George Robinson, George Ward.

The Board of Directors has vacancies from time to time.
Please let us know if you are interested. (see contact info below)



Funding  


Old Songs programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. 

 


Old Songs' 2003 purchase of a new home for its operations at 37 S Main St. in Voorheesville, NY was made possible by a loan from the Capital District Community Loan Fund (CDCLF), a non-profit federally certified community development financial institution serving the Capital Region of New York State.


 


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Old Songs, Inc.

PO Box 466 • Voorheesville, NY 12186-0466
(518) 765-2815 • Fax: (518) 655-0061 • Email:
www.oldsongs.org