Low Lily at Canaan Institute Fri Feb 26th

BROOKTONDALE NY – LOW LILY, an American Roots & branches band formerly known as Annalivia returns to the Canaan Institute on Friday, February 26th at 7 PM. For music fans who enjoy traditional and American Roots music as well as Read More …

Dana Lyn & Kyle Sanna – Wed Feb 10th at the Canaan Institute

BROOKTONDALE NY – Dana Lyn & Kyle Sanna – Wed Feb 10 2016 at the Canaan Institute. Hailed as “ground-breaking” by noted folklorist and NEA Award-recipient Mick Moloney and “bursting with creativity” by renowned fiddler Kevin Burke, Dana Lyn and Kyle Read More …

O’Shanigans contra dance Jan 8th 2016

FAYETTEVILLE NY – CONTRA DANCE – O’Shanigans! The original trio of Mike, Tim and Phil visit Salt City. Sarah VanNorstrand is calling. www.oshanigans.org 8:00-11:00 PM United Church of Fayetteville 310 E. Genesee Street Fayetteville, NY 13066 www.syracusecountrydancers.org andwww.oshanigans.org and www.facebook.com/oshanigans facebook Read More …

That’s What the Children Say (The Ballad of Seneca Lake), 10,000 piece domino cascade for CSMA fundraiser, Irish Session Moving to Rulloff’s

Here is a YouTube link to the recently-completed music video of a song written by local folk songwriter Edith McCrea, “That’s What the Children Say (The Ballad of Seneca Lake)”.  The video celebrates the ongoing peaceful protest campaign against gas Read More …

Came across this list of jam etiquette guidelines …

I came across this list of jam etiquette guidelines adapted from here http://www.reinerfamilyband.com/fiddlehellmassac.html – a website for a small fiddle festival. Note the author’s comments on the different styles of jams. Many of these details could apply to jams in Read More …

HANNAH SANDERS with Liz Simmons at the Canaan Institute Thu Sep 10th

BROOKTONDALE NY – Hannah Sanders with Liz Simmons Thursday September 10th at the Canaan Institute – Traditional English folk songs. Hannah Sanders is a traditional English folk singer and DADGAD finger-style guitarist who hails from Norwich, England. She started singing Read More …