Saturday, May 5, at 7:00 pm

with caller: Bob Nicholson

1st Saturday of the Month (November–May)

Fun, simple dances from the U.S. and around the world. For every age and ability. All dances will be taught and will include circles, contras and squares. Yummy desert potluck during intermission.

$8 per person, children 12 & under are free

In partner with Homespun Occasions


Friday, May 11, at 7:30 pm

Lil’ Rev is well known on the international ukulele scene as a protector of old songs and playing styles including early blues, Tin-Pan Alley, old time, Yiddish and American folk styles. He is also known for his passionate endeavors to preserve antiquated right hand strokes and strums.

lilrev.com

Tickets: $20 Online Only, $22 at the Door (or by Phone)
$5 Children age 12 & under

Part of Spring into Uke, continuing on Saturday, May 12 with an All Day Ukulele Intensive: Workshops, Open Mic, and Saturday Evening Concert
All for $50 (includes Friday’s Lil Rev Concert)

Or contact Old Songs to reserve: (518) 765-2815 or sales@oldsongs.org
If online tickets sellout, they may still be available from Old Songs.
Refunds are not available for this event.


Saturday, May 12

All Day Ukulele Intensive: Workshops, Open Mic, and Sat. Evening Concert with Lil Rev, Nemo, Mark Menard and Ron Gordon.

Includes a Ticket to the Lil Rev Concert on Friday, May 11 at 7:30 pm

All for $50

Or call Old Songs to reserve: (518) 765-2815.

Refunds are not available for this event.


Saturday, May 19, at 7:30 pm

Veteran fiddlers David Greely (Louisiana) and Claude Méthé (Québec) invite you to connect the dots between their two vibrant traditions. For a quarter of a century, these two award-winning “porteurs de tradition” have made their mark as players and cultural ambassadors on both sides of the border. Accompanied by guitarist-singer-foot-percussionist Dana Whittle, they offer up songs and music that illustrate the respective differences and similarities of their dual French/North American roots. Discover the magic of these living traditions in real-time.

Tickets: $23 Online Only, $25 at the Door (or by Phone)
$5 Children age 12 & under

Or contact Old Songs to reserve: (518) 765-2815 or sales@oldsongs.org
If online tickets sellout, they may still be available from Old Songs.
Refunds are not available for this event.


Friday, May 25 - Sunday, May 27

Attention all old time musicians! Camp for the weekend and play old time music in the Old Songs Dutch Barn, at the Altamont Fairgrounds.

blackcreek.oldsongs.org


MAKE YOUR OWN MUSIC

MONDAYS

3rd Monday of the Month (Sept.–June)
African Drum Class: 7:00 pm
African drumming with instructor John Dickson. Drums are provided. $15

WEDNESDAYS

1st Wednesday of the Month
Open Mic: 7:30 pm
Sign up to perform 15 minutes. Kate Blain, MC. $3

3rd Wednesday of the Month
Traditional Irish Slow Session: 7:30 pm
Play traditional Irish music with others. Led by Hilary Scrauf. $4

4th Wednesday of the Month (Oct.–May)
Contra Dance Tunes: 7:30 pm
Build your skills and dance tune repertoire. Led by Ray Kottke. $3

SUNDAYS

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


Old Songs, Inc. founder and Executive/Artistic Director is retiring.
Old Songs is seeking applicants for a new Executive Director.


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Old Songs, Inc. is a not-for-profit, educational, 501(c)3 corporation

Office Hours: Monday–Friday, 11 am–4 pm.
PO Box 466 • 37 South Main Street • Voorheesville, NY 12186-0466
(518) 765-2815 • Fax: (518) 655-0061 •
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