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Old Songs Community Arts Center

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37 S Main St
Voorheesville, NY 12186 United States
518-765-2815 oldsongs.org

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May 2022

$145

Irish Fiddle

Monday, May 23, at 7:00 pm8:15 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Old Songs Community Arts Center, 37 S Main St
Voorheesville, NY 12186 United States

with Hilary Schrauf for 6 weeks

This class assumes moderate previous experience with the fiddle (know the names of the notes and strings; know how to hold the bow), and little to moderate experience with Irish traditional music. We’ll have fun digging in to the different types of Irish tunes (jigs, reels, hornpipes, etc.) — and maybe a composition or two — while exploring what makes them sound Irish. Some bowing, slurring, ornamentation, and variations will be taught. Sound files, sheet music and links to other resources will be provided. Reading sheet music is not a requirement.

For more information contact Hilary at 518-424-8701 or 
hilary.schrauf@gmail.com

Class Dates: April. 4, 11, (skip 18), 25, May 2, 9, (skip 16), 23

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Contra Dance Tunes

Wednesday, May 25, at 7:30 pm9:00 pm EDT
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Old Songs Community Arts Center, 37 S Main St
Voorheesville, NY 12186 United States

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.

recommended $5 donation

June 2022

Open Mic

Wednesday, June 1, at 7:30 pm10:30 pm EDT
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Old Songs Community Arts Center, 37 S Main St
Voorheesville, NY 12186 United States

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.

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

Virtual Office Hours: Monday–Friday, 11 am–4 pm.
PO Box 466 • 37 S Main • Voorheesville, NY 12186-0466
(518) 765-2815 • info@oldsongs.org