SOUNDING BOARD COFFEEHOUSE
Cncerts at the Universalist Church of West Hartford, 433 Fern Street, West Hartford, CT. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., concert at 7:30 p.m. Email: email@example.com
Dec. 16 - Low Lily performs at Winding Trails, Farmington (special holiday show marking our 50th anniversary)
MEETING HOUSE PRESENTS CONCERT SERIES
All concerts held at The Unitarian Society of Hartford, 50 Bloomfield Avenue, Hartford, CT. 7:00 p.m. For more information and tickets: http://www.ushartford.com/nourishing-spirit/music/meetinghousepresents/
Dec. 15 - Nina Romanenko Band
Jan. 19 - Joe Crookston
Feb. 16 - Stan Sullivan and Cece Borjeson
Mar. 15 - Moonfruits
Apr. 19 - Amy Gallatin and the Hot Flashes
BRANFORD FOLK COFFEEHOUSE
Branford Folk Music Society, First Congregational Church, 1009 Main Street, Branford, CT. 8:00 p.m. For more information call 203-488-7715. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://branfordfolk.org/
ACOUSTICOOL HOUSE CONCERTS
Outdoors and small indoors house concerts in Bristol, CT.
Dec. 7 - Halley Neal and Sam Robbins, holiday show (tickets on sale soon)
THE RIDGEFIELD PLAYHOUSE
The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield, CT. (Partial listing.) For tickets or information call 203-438-5795. Web: http://www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org/
FIRST FOLK SUNDAY
First Sunday of each month: Dec. 3. All performances at The Post at the VFW, 465 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT. 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. $10 Music Cover charge. Brunch and Bar at extra charge. Suzanne Sheridan (vocals and guitar), Bob Cooper(keyboards), and Guest Artists For more information and tickets: https://firstfolksunday.com Email: email@example.com Call: 203-222-1441 or the VFW at 203-227-6796.
Unitarian Church of Westport, 10 Lyons Plains Road, Westport, CT. For more information call 203-227-7205. Web: https://voicescafe.org/
SHAMROCK TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SOCIETY
Dec. 13 - Cherish The Ladies, at Sacred Heart University Community Theatre, 1420 Post Road, Fairfield, CT. 7:00 p.m. For reservations or more information, visit http://www.shamrockirishmusic.org/ or call 203-767-6439.
FOLK FRIDAYS SERIES
Presented by CT Folk at First Presbyterian Church, 704 Whitney Avenue (corner of Whitney & Huntington), New Haven, CT. 7:30 p.m.
EAST ROCK CONCERT SERIES
All shows are at 7:00 (doors at 6:30) on either Saturday or Sunday, at 285 Nicoll Street, New Haven, CT. Web: https://www.mactivity.com/events-calendar also https://www.fernandopintopresents.com/
GUITARTOWNCT PRODUCTIONS http://www.guitartownct.com/
CT OLD TIMEY ACOUSTIC JAM
Old-timey music jam at The Pine Loft Cafe, 1474 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT. For more information: http://oldtimeyjam.blogspot.com/
FRIDAY NIGHT FOLK AT ALL SOULS
All Souls Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 19 Jay Street, New London, CT. 7:30 p.m. For more information and tickets see http://www.fridaynightfolk.org/
Jan. 12 - Geoff Kaufman
Feb. 16 - Tribute to John Prine and Nancy Griffith
Mar. 15 - Skylark
Apr. 12 - Tom Chapin
May 17 - Seat Of Our Pants
THE BUTTONWOOD TREE
605 Main Street, Middletown, CT. For more information call 860-347-4957. (Partial listing.) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://www.buttonwood.org/
First Thursdays - Acoustic Open Mic with Bob Gotta, 6:30 p.m. sign-up
THE PACKING HOUSE
156 River Road (Route 32), Willington, CT. The Packing House is the performance venue of the Eastern Connecticut Center for History, Art, and Performance, Inc. 7:30 p.m. 518-791-9474. Web: http://thepackinghouse.us/
THE VANILLA BEAN CAFE
On the corner of Routes 44, 169, and 97, Pomfret, CT. Show times are 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 860-928-1562. Web: http://www.thevanillabeancafe.com/
Dec. 8 - Sing: Quiet Corner Song Swap - Free. 7:00 p.m.
Dec. 16 - Atwater-Donnelly, 7:00 p.m.
BREAD BOX THEATER
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 220 Valley St., Willimantic, CT. All proceeds benefit the Covenant Soup Kitchen and Emergency Food Pantry. Web: http://www.breadboxfolk.org/
NORTHWEST PARK CONCERT SERIES
Northwest Park Nature Center, 145 Lang Road, Windsor, CT. 7:30 p.m. 860-285-1886. Web: http://www.northwestpark.org/
Jan. 6 - International String Trio
Jan. 20 - Grass Routes
Feb. 3 - The Hot Club of New England
Feb. 17 - Miss Maybell & the Jazz-Age Artistes
Mar. 2 - Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem
Apr. 6 - House of Hamill
Apr. 20 - Porch Party Mamas
NIGHTS AT THE BEEKLEY
The Beekley Community Library, 10 Central Ave., New Hartford, CT. 7:00 p.m. For tickets and more information, call 860-379-7235. Web: http://www.nightsatthebeekley.com/
SALMON BROOK MUSIC SERIES
South Congregational Church Hall, 242 Salmon Brook Street, Granby, CT. For more information call 860-999-3743. Web: http://www.salmonbrookmusicseries.com/
ROARING BROOK CONCERTS
Roaring Brook Nature Center, 70 Gracey Road, Canton, CT. 7:30 p.m. For reservations and information call 860-693-0263. Web: http://www.roaringbrook.org/concerts/concerts.html
BLACKSTONE RIVER THEATRE
549 Broad Street, Cumberland, RI. For reservations call 401-725-9272. Web: http://www.riverfolk.org/
Masks and proof of vaccination required.
STONE SOUP COFFEEHOUSE
The Music Mansion, 88 Meeting Street, Providence, RI. 7:00 p.m. 401-529-5622. http://www.stonesoupcoffeehouse.org/
PVFS SONG AND STORY SWAP
The Pioneer Valley Folklore Society sponsor a Song and Story Swap on the first Saturday of each month (except July and August), 7:00 p.m. at First Church, 165 Main St., Amherst, MA. For more information contact Paul Kaplan, 413-687-5002. Web:
CARAMOOR CENTER FOR MUSIC AND THE ARTS
149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah, NY. For tickets call 914-232-1252. Web: http://www.caramoor.org/
NEW YORK PINEWOODS FOLK MUSIC CLUB
The Folk Music Society of New York. For more information call 718-672-6399. Email: email@example.com Web: http://www.folkmusicny.org/
PEOPLES' VOICE CAFE
At Judson Memorial Church Assembly Hall, 239 Thompson St. (lower level), NY, NY 10012 (between West 3rd & West 4th Streets). 8:00 p.m. For more information call 212-787-3903 or see their website (below).
Most concerts will be both in-person and livestreamed. Please check the Peoples' Voice Cafe website close to showtime for confirmation of livestreaming, for links to buy tickets, and for more information about these concerts.
Covid policy for in-person show: Mask required. We strongly suggest full vaccination and boosters, as well as testing in advance of concert. Check website for details and updates.
Dec. 9 - Charlie King; Tret Fure.
Dec. 16 - Reggie Harris; Pat Wictor.
Dec. 23 - CLOSED FOR HOLIDAYS.
Dec. 30 - CLOSED FOR HOLIDAYS.
Jan. 6 - Peter Pasco Memorial Concert.
Jan. 13 - Martin Luther King Celebration featuring Chris "Oledude" Owens and "Optimists For Peace".
Jan. 20 - Sogobrook; Vera Lata.
Jan. 27 - Jon Dell + Katz-Hurwitz Family: Talbot & Jenny & SamiRose.
Feb. 3 - Jendog Lonewolf; Owusu Slater.
Feb. 10 - Lindsey Wilson; Judy Gorman.
Feb. 17 - Rod MacDonald & Mark Dann.
Feb. 24 - Toby Fagenson Memorial Celebration.
COMMON GROUND CONCERTS
At South Church, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY.
RIVER SPIRIT MUSIC
House concerts in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
WWUH Listener Line: 860-768-5913
AMY GALLATIN & STILLWATERS
THE HOT FLASHES (Amy Gallatin, Peggy Harvey, Gail Wade)
Dec. 8 - Christmas on Minnechaug Mtn., Buckingham Congregational Church, 16 Cricket Ln., Glastonbury, CT. 7:30 p.m. For info: 860 633-7992. https://www.buckinghamchurch.org/
Dec. 17 - 4:00 p.m. Bread Box Folk Theater, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 220 Valley St., Willimantic, CT. For info: 860 429-4220. https://breadboxfolk.org/index.html Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bread-box-fall-2023-music-series-tickets-686259389307? Proceeds to benefit Covenant Soup Kitchen and Emergency Food Pantry. Details on our website:
LAST FAIR DEAL
SPERRY CREEK BLUEGRASS BAND
Dec. 9 - The Packing House Acoustic Artist Series, 156 River Road, Willington, CT. 7:30 p.m. For information and tickets: http://thepackinghouse.us/upcoming or call 518-791-9474.
BOSTON BLUEGRASS UNION
The Boston Bluegrass Union is an all-volunteer New England-based bluegrass music association promoting and supporting bluegrass festivals, concerts, jams and bluegrass music education throughout the Northeast. Web: http://www.bbu.org/
CONNECTICUT BLUEGRASS ASSOCIATION
OLD SONGS FOLK FESTIVAL OF TRADITIONAL MUSIC AND DANCE
NEW BEDFORD FOLK FESTIVAL
Concluded in 2022. See website for details.
There are many more dance listings than are included here.
Also look at http://www.contradancelinks.com/schedule.html
ALWAYS ON SUNDAY INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCE
They are doing some online dances via Zoom, and some live dances. For more informatin: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-521-6440 or 860-254-5681.
Internet radio: http://www.folkalley.com/ streaming folk music hosted by WKSU-FM at Kent State University in Ohio.
WAMC (90.3 FM, Albany, NY)
"Mountain Stage", Monday 9:00-11:00 p.m.
"Hudson River Sampler", Wanda Fischer, Saturday 8:00-10:30 p.m.
"Thistle & Shamrock", Fiona Ritchie, Sunday 7:00-8:00 p.m.
WCNI (90.9 FM, New London, CT)
Alternating Fridays: "River Road" (a mix of folk and Americana) with Helen Jankoski, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Alternating Sundays: "Traditions" with Art Dean, and "Home on the Eclectic Range" with Bridgett Ellis, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
WCUW (91.3 FM, Worcester, MA)
"In the Tradition", Monday-Thursday 7:00-9:00 p.m.
"The Four Green Fields" (Irish), Saturday 10:00 a.m.-noon.
"Music of Scotia" (Scotland), Saturday 12:00 noon-2:00 p.m.
WESU (88.1 FM, Middletown, CT)
"75% Folk" with Michael Benson, Monday 6:30-8:00 p.m.
"Unfocused Folk" with Chip Austin, 2nd & 4th Monday of the month, 8:00-9:30 p.m.
"Acoustic Blender" with Bill Revill, Tuesday 5:05-8:00 p.m.
"The Celtic Cafe" with Pat Laffan and Mark Gallagher, Saturday 6:00-7:00 a.m.
WHUS (91.7 FM, Storrs, CT)
"Bluegrass Cafe," Amy Orlomoski and Jim Beaver (alternating weeks), Sunday 4:00-7:00 p.m. Email: email@example.com
"Sunday Night Folk Festival", Susan Forbes Hansen, Sunday 7:00-10:00 p.m.
WICN (90.5 FM, Worcester, MA)
"Folk Revival" with Nick Noble, Thursday 7:00-10:00 p.m.
WKNH (91.3 FM, Keene, NH)
"Mostly Bluegrass", Rob Mayo, Thursday 8:00-11:00 a.m.
WKZE (98.1 FM, Salisbury, CT and Red Hook, NY)
"New Harmony", Dick Hermans, Saturday 8:00-10:00 a.m.
WMNR (88.1 FM, Monroe, and 91.5 Guilford, CT)
"Good Folk", Richard Hageman, Thursday 9:00-11:00 p.m.
WNHU (88.7 FM, West Haven, CT)
"The Folk Show", Saturday 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. with John Mazza. firstname.lastname@example.org
"Echoes of Erin", Sunday Noon to 2:00 p.m. with Pat Kennedy.
WSHU (91.1 FM, Fairfield, CT) and WSUF (89.9 FM, Noyack/Greenport, NY)
"Profiles in Folk", Steve Winters, Friday 10:00 p.m.-midnight.
"Thistle and Shamrock", Fiona Ritchie, Saturday 8:00-9:00 p.m.
"AcousticConnections", Walt Graham, Saturday 9:00-10:00 p.m.
WTCC (90.7 FM, Springfield, MA)
"Country Corner", Dave Helman, Saturday 1:00-3:00 p.m. Vintage Country and Bluegrass. Email: email@example.com.
WWUH (91.3 FM, West Hartford, CT)
(Also carried by WDJW in Somers 89.7)
"FM On Toast", Sunday-Friday 6:00-9:00 a.m.
"Wilde Roots", Greg Banks, Wednesday 1:00-4:00 p.m.
"Watch This Space", Susan Forbes Hansen, Friday 6:00-9:00 a.m.
"UH Radio Bluegrass", Todd Michael, Saturday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.