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Folk Event Listings

Events listed on this page are not connected to or sponsored by the Baltimore Folk Music Society. These events are listed as a service to the Folk Music community. If you would like your Folk Music event listed on this page, please contact events@bfms.org and provide the details (Date, Artist, Venue, Website URL or other details) of your event.


Listing by Date - next 30 days


October 23 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Melissa Running calls the dances to the playing of Barbara Heitz (flute), Ralph Gordon (cello), and Neil Epstein (piano)

 
October 26 2019 - Dance
Frederick Maryland Contra Dance
Trinity Episcopal School

8 p.m.-11 p.m.

April Blum will call to the fabulous Treble Makers featuring Robin Wilson, flute, concertina, sax; Emily Aubrey, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano. Snacks to share at the break are welcome. Introductory workshop at 7:15. Trinity School, 6040 New Design Rd., General: $10, Students: $5. Info: Boe Walker at 301-694-6794 or www.contradancers.com

 
October 26 2019 - Dance
DC Square Dance Collective
Saint Stephen's Church

Doors 8 PM, Dance 8:30 PM - 11:30 PM. The DC Square Dance Collective is celebrating EIGHT wildly successful years of presenting traditional Appalachian Square Dances! This month caller T-Claw from Elkins, WV shows you how it’s done and will have you up and do-si-do-ing in no time flat. We always feature a live band playing great old time tunes. Come see what it’s all about, right in the heart of DC on a swingin’ Saturday night. All are welcome – young and old, brand new and experienced dancers, hipsters and total outta the loopers. No partner, lessons, overalls, or fancy dress needed. Location: Saint Stephen's Church, 1525 Newton St. NW, Washington DC, near the Columbia Heights Metro. $5 at the door. More info: visit www.dcsquaredance.com

 
October 27 2019 - Folk Music
Tim O'Brien & Jan Fabicious
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York

7:30 PM, Bluegrass innovator and roots music superstar. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York. 925 S. George St, York, PA 17403 $27 General, $10 Students. www.sfmsfolk.org

 
October 27 2019 - Folk Music
Gathering Time
Tikvat Israel Congregation

7:30 PM Tikvat Israel Congregation at 2200 Baltimore Road Rockville, MD 20851. Tickets are $18 in advance at https://www.focusmusic.org/event-3479251 and for members, $20 at the door. Gathering Time, a Long Island folk-rock trio, re-creates the music of some of the greatest Jewish musicians of the rock era in this special Jews Who Rock show. For more information, contact Mike Amster at michael.j.amster@gmail.com or 301.957.0178

 
October 30 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Anna Rain calls the dances to the music of Jeff Steinberg (fiddle), Sophie Chang (cello), and Owen Morrison (guitar)

 
November 02 2019 - Dance
Annapolis English Country Dance
Annapolis Friends Meeting Hall

7-10 PM (Intro Lesson: 6:30 PM). Tom Hinds calls to Roundabout: Mike Dunn (fiddle), Janet Muse (piano) and Kathy Boyer (flute, pennywhistle, clarinet). No experience or partner required. Snacks to share at the break are welcome. $10 with discounts for seniors, students, families, ATDS members. Annapolis Friends Meeting Hall, 351 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD 21401. Info: Jan Scopel, 443-540-0867, janscope@hotmail.com, or Ann Fallon, 410-268-0231, aefallon@verizon.net; www.contradancers.com/atds

 
November 02 2019 - Folk Music
Yasmin Williams, Jesse Palidofsky & Seth Kibel
Community Lutheran Church of Sterling

7:30 PM at the Community Lutheran Church of Sterling. Community Lutheran Church of Sterling at 21014 Whitfield Place Sterling, VA 20165. Tickets are $18 in advance at https://www.focusmusic.org/event-3479437 and for members, $20 at the door.

 
November 03 2019 - Dance
Waltz Time
Glen Echo Park

GIGMEISTERS with Alexander Mitchell (fiddle), Paul Oorts (button accordion, mandolin, banjo, guitar), David Wiesler (piano), Ralph Gordon (bass)

 
November 06 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Melissa Running calls to the music of David Knight (fiddle), Ralph Gordon (cello), and Liz Donaldson (piano)

 
November 09 2019 - Folk Music
House of Hamill plus Lindsay & Dodds
St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church

7:00 PM at St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church at 8531 Riverside Road Alexandria VA 22308. $18 in advance at https://www.focusmusic.org/event-3485183 and for members, $20 at the door.

 
November 10 2019 - Folk Music
A TRIBUTE TO KEN BURNS & THE HISTORY OF COUNTRY MUSIC
An Die Musik

5 pm, $10 in advance, $13 at door
409 Charles Street, (410) 385-2638

 
November 13 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Kappy Laning calls the dances while Elisabeth Epstein (flute), Tina Chancey (fiddle), and Melissa Running (piano) play

 
November 16 2019 - Dance
Annapolis Contra Dance
Annapolis Friends Meeting Hall

7-10 PM (Intro Lesson: 6:30 PM). Janine Smith and Susan Taylor call to Dead Sea Squirrels: Cathy Mason (fiddle), Craig Edwards (fiddle, banjo, button accordion, guitar, mandolin, vocals) and Henry Yoshimura (guitar) No experience or partner required. Snacks to share at the break are welcome. $10 with discounts for seniors, students, families, ATDS members. Annapolis Friends Meeting Hall, 351 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD 21401. Info: Jan Scopel, 443-540-0867, janscope@hotmail.com, or Charlotte Featherstone, 203-247-3964, charlotte.feathers@gmail.com; www.contradancers.com/atds

 
November 17 2019 - Dance
Waltz Time
Glen Echo Park

GREEN LIGHT KARMA with David Knight (fiddle), Andrew Marcus (accordion), Dave Wiesler (piano, guitar)

 
November 17 2019 - Folk Music
Hubby Jenkins
Fort Hunter Centennial Barn

Following the threads of African American history through country blues, ragtime, fiddle tunes, and jazz. Fort Hunter Centennial Barn; 5300 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. $20 General, $10 Students

 
November 20 2019 - Dance
FSGW English Country Dance
Glen Echo Town Hall

Andrea Nettleton calls the dances while Becky Ross (fiddle), Susan Brandt (flute), and Janina O’Brian (piano) make the music