Make Your Own Music

These are monthly gatherings intended to foster community participation in music making. Come and join in the fun!

Wednesday, April 25, at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day Fourth of the month, happening 8 times

4th Wednesday of the Month (Oct.–May)

Playing for dancing with rhythm and style. Build your skills and dance tune repertoire. All instruments & skill levels welcome. Led by Ray Kottke.

$3 donation


Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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1st Wednesday of the Month

1st Wednesday of the Month

Strut your stuff and share your talent! Walk in and sign up to play (15 minutes). Local performer Kate Blain will host.

$3 cover charge.


Sunday, May 13, at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Second of the month, happening 8 times

2nd Sunday of the Month (Oct.–May)

A sing-around for the whole family. pickingandsinging.org


Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

3rd Wednesday of the Month

This is a friendly, repertoire-building opportunity to play your new tunes slowly and work on your old tunes at a reasonable tempo. We will focus specifically on traditional Irish music, and all Irish-appropriate instruments are welcome (i.e. wooden flute, tin whistle, concertina, button or piano accordion, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, fiddle, harp). We encourage tape recorders, and focus on learning tunes by ear. Music stands and continuous use of sheet music discouraged. Bring snacks to share. Small donation requested to cover building expenses. Questions? Contact Hilary Schrauf at 518-424-8701.

$4 donation.

Hilary keeps a Blog for this session here: stoneystepsitm.blogspot.com


Wednesday, May 23, at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day Fourth of the month, happening 8 times

4th Wednesday of the Month (Oct.–May)

Playing for dancing with rhythm and style. Build your skills and dance tune repertoire. All instruments & skill levels welcome. Led by Ray Kottke.

$3 donation



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