CLASSES

Register now for Classes, starting March 10, in Mandolin, Fiddle & "How to Jam"


NEW BOOKING FOR APRIL

Martin & Eliza Carthy
THURSDAY, APRIL 16


DANCE

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28

NY's Capital Region
Cajun/Zydeco Dance

Featuring: Jesse Lege & Bayou Brew

Workshop with Ron Bruschi 7:00/Band starts at 8:00
Admision: 15 (DFO Members $12)

For more info call: 518-449-1604, email: or go to danceflurry.org


DANCE

SATURDAY, MARCH 7

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

Featuring: John Kirk & Trish Miller

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

In partner with: Homepsun Occasions


CONCERT

FRIDAY, MARCH 13
Beppe Gambetta and Rushad Eggelston

8:00 PM
Tickets: $23/adults; $5/children 12 & under

A duo extraordinaire focusing on new original compositions inspired from traditions as well as revival pieces from European and American music. Acoustic guitar and cello.

beppegambetta.com

But Tickets - Beppe Gambetta and Rushad Eggelston

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: 7:00 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
January's class has been moved to the 2nd Monday, Jan. 12

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


SUPPORT OLD SONGS

The Annual Fund Appeal for
Old Songs, Inc.


Photos from the 2014 Old Songs Festival!
Photos by Bill Spence


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