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2010 CONCERT SERIES
Sampler Concert
– 1/30 with Christopher Shaw, Linda Schrade & Dave Kiphuth, Thomasina Winslow, Mark Schmidt & Ron Gordon, Three Quarter North, Old Songs Aussie Bush Band | Archie Fisher – 2/11 | Sarah McQuaid – 2/27 | Cara – 3/05 | Libana – 3/20 | Le Vent du Nord – 4/10 | Scott Ainslie – 4/17 | Malinky – 5/15 | Songs of Malvina Reynolds – 9/11 with Annie & the Hedonists, Addie & Olin, George Ward, Bill Spence, Debra Burger, Roger Mock | Acoustic Eidolon – 9/24 | Magpie – "Sword of the Spirit" play – 10/09 | Jez Lowe – 10/15 | Lisa Gutkin – 10/23 | Finest Kind – 11/12 |Nowell Sing We Clear – 12/11

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30th annual OLD SONGS FESTIVAL, June 25, 26 & 27, 2010
20120 program bookPERFORMERS INCLUDED: Peter & Mary Alice Amidon | Babik | Tony Barrand | Cathy Barton & Dave Para | Fern Bradley | Joe & Jesse Bruchac | The Children's Peace Choir | Debra Cowan | Ted Crane | Jeff Davis | Tim Eriksen | Ron Gordon, Eleanor Ellis | Gadelle | Grand Picnic| Groovemama | Kim & Reggie Harris | Matt & Shannon Heaton | Joe Hickerson | Illegal Contraband | Billy Jonas | Alan Kaufman & the A-Kays | James Keelaghan | Elizabeth LaPrelle & the Fruit Dodgers | Madcat & Kane | The Paul McKenna Band | Mist Covered Mountains | Moscow Nights | New Artist Program: Dan Costello & Rachel Devlin, John Houx, Annie Crane, Debe Dalton, Elizabeth Devlin, Isaac Gillespie, Joe Crow Ryan, Eric Wolfson, Alexa Woodward | Brian Peters | The Puppet People |John Roberts | Roger the Jester | Sally Rogers & Howie Burson | Fode Sissoko & Toby Stover | Bill Spence & Fennig's All-Stars | Tennessee Mafia Jug Band |Becky Tracy & Keith Murphy | Susan Trump| George Ward

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2009

Half Moon

 

Henry Hudson & the Half Moon Summer, 2009
the Hudson CrewNanne & Ankie and the Hudson Crew
presented their Henry Hudson song cycle at the 2009 Old Songs Festival and at numerous locations in the Hudson Valley.

The six performers, all from the Netherlands, perform their original songs in Dutch and English. The group was led by Nanne Kalme and Ankie van der Meer. Nanne composed all of the songs.
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2009 CONCERT SERIES
Bua1/09 | Sampler Concert 1/31 with Lawson, Rebecca Angel, Addie & Olin_Unleashed!, Dan Berggren, Nina Zanetti, Phil Teumim | Liadan 3/12 | Groovemama3/28 |
Emma’s Revolution 4/18 | Joel Mabus 5/1 | Songs of Pete Seeger 9/12 with George Ward, Roger Mock, Debra Burger, Lost Radio Rounders, Bill Spence| Brian McNeill9/24 |
Beppe Gambetta
10/02
| Patrick Ball10/30 | Jeremy Kittel Band11/21 |
Nowell Sing We Clear12/12

The Visitors
The Visitors CDthe history, music & songs of the Adirondacks
Our original Old Songs production, conceived and directed by Andy Spence and featuring Dan Berggren, Peggy Lynn, Joe Bruchac, John Kirk, Trish Miller, George Wilson, George Ward, Bill Spence and Toby Stover, was performed at the Eighth Step @ Proctor's, Schenctady on November 7. MORE >>

 

29th annual OLD SONGS FESTIVAL, June 26, 27 & 28, 2009
2009 program bookPERFORMERS INCLUDED: Peter & Mary Alice Amidon |Asterisk | Lou & Peter Berryman | Bua | Michael Cooney | Debra Cowan | Double Decker String Band | The Flying Garbanzos | Galitcha | Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen | Lea Gilmore | Groovemama | Bill Harley | Hokum Hawaiians | Louis Killen | Elizabeth LaPrelle | Christine Lavin | Jez Lowe & Kate Bramley | Jimmy & Ada McCown | Nanne & Ankie and the Hudson Crew | Red Hen | Reveillons! | John Roberts & Tony Barrand | Roger the Jester | Paul Rosenberg | Lissa Schneckenberger | Peggy Seeger | Bill Smith & Don Woodcock | Bill Spence & Fennig's All-Stars | Vanaver Caravan | Toby Walker | George Ward | Josh White, Jr.

fiddle and strings campFiddle & Strings Summer Camps
Our third summer of music camps with Week 1 for kids ages 6-18, July 6-10, and a very successful first attempt at a French Music Camp, August 17-21 with a great faculty, nightly soirées, and a closing concert!
FACULTY, Wk 1: Donna Hébert, Jane Rothfield. FACULTY, French Week: Donna Hébert, Pascal Gemme, Yann Falquet, Jeremiah McLane, Natalie Haas, Daniel Boucher and Jean-François Berthiaume.

2008

2008 Concerts

2008 CONCERT SERIES
Malinky 1/11 | Sampler Concert 1/26 with Ramblin’ Jug Stompers, Mark Schmidt & Bill Spence, Kate McDonnell, Alien Folklife, Richie & the Renovators, Addie & Olin—Unleashed!, Hilltop Ramblers, John Roberts, MC | Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas 2/16 | Celtic Fiddle Festival 2/26 | Patrick Ball 3/21 | Peggy Seeger & Anne Hills 4/12 | Vasen 4/17 | Mother-Daughter String Band 5/10 | Jez Lowe & the Bad Pennies 9/12 | Bodega 9/25 | Reveillons! 10/3 | Ged Foley 10/9 | John Roberts & Cliff Haslam - 10/25 | Savoy Family Cajun Band 11/15 | Martin Simpson 11/22 | Nowell Sing We Clear 12/13

2008 festival performers28th annual OLD SONGS FESTIVAL, June 27, 28 & 29, 2008
2008 festival program bookPERFORMERS INCLUDED: Scott Ainslie | Peter & Mary Alice Amidon | Annie & the Hedonists | Dan Berggren | Ira Bernstein & Riley Baugus | Marge Bruchac & Justin Kennick | Joe Bruchac | Chuck & Albert Arsenault | Liz Carroll & John Doyle | Michael Cooney | Debra Cowan | Dan Duggan | Galitcha | Ron Gordon, Eleanor Ellis, Norbert Hebert | Groovemama | Priscilla Herdman | Andy Irvine | Joe Jenks | Robert B. Jones | Si Kahn | John Kirk & Trish Miller | Peggy Lynn | Malinky | Walt Michael & Company | Morrison Brothers | Lee Murdock| Bob Nicholson | Ruth Pelham | Puppet People | John Roberts | Roger the Jester | Rosie’s Ready Mix | Sparky & Rhonda Rucker |
Christopher Shaw | Bill Spence | Toby Stover | Jake Thomas | Andrew & Noah Van Norstrand | Le Vent du Nord | April Verch | George Ward | George Wilson | Matt Watroba | Matthew Wojcik


2007


Studio recording of
The Visitors is available
in the
Old Songs Store

the Visitors
Our exclusive production of The Visitors debued on November 16 and 17, and featured Dan Berggren, Peggy Lynn, Joe Bruchac, John Kirk, Trish Miller, George Wilson, Bill Spence, Toby Stover and George Ward.
Go to the Visitors page for more info and sound samples.

2007 CONCERT SERIES
La Musgana - 1/20/07 | Sampler Concert - 1/27 with Kieron Means, Mark Schmidt & Ron Gordon, Linda DeBrita, Kate Oaks & Roger Mock, Kate Blain, Richie & the Renovators, Beth Lassi & Nina Zanetti | John Doyle & Liz Carroll - 2/10/07 | Robin Bullock - 3/10/07 | John Rossbach - 3/24/07 | Sparky & Rhonda Rucker - 3/30/07 | Lissa Schneckenburger - 4/6/07 | Jez Lowe & the Bad Pennies - 4/21/07 | Frigg- 5/3/07 | April Verch - 5/11/07 | Spindel- 9/13/07 | Reveillons! - 10/05/07 | Annie & the Hedonists - 10/13/07 | John McCutcheon - 10/26/07 | Back of the Moon - 11/9 /07 | The Visitors - 11/16 & 17/07 | Nowell Sing We Clear - 12/08/07

2007 festival performers

27th annual OLD SONGS FESTIVAL, June 26, 27 & 28, 2007
2007FestBkPERFORMERS INCLUDED: Peter & Mary Alice Amidon |
The Arrogant Worms | Jon Bartlett & Rika Ruebsaat | Bodega | Michael Cooney | Crazy Quilt | Emma’s Revolution | Finest Kind | Steve Gillette | Les Girls (aka: Gadelle) | Ron Gordon, Eleanor Ellis, Norbert Hebert | Sara Grey | Groovemama | Herdman Hills Mangsen | Jeremy Kittel Trio | Enoch Kent | Magnolia Sisters | Magpie | Beth Molaro | Mamadou Diabate Ensemble | Brian McNeill | Kieron Means | David Millstone | David Munnelly Band | Puppet People | Paul Rishell & Annie Raines | Roger the Jester | Simple Gifts | Bill Spence | Danny Spooner | Stillhouse Rounders | Jake Thomas | Steve Tilston | The Whippersnappers | Pat Wictor & Cheryl Prashker | Matthew Wojcik


 

2011

 

2006 concerts

2006 CONCERT SERIES
Sampler Concert - 1/28 with Annie & Hedonists, Mark Tolstrup, Ron Gordon & Mark Schmidt, Dave's Wednesday Night Swing Jam, Debra Burger & Carole Fults, and Richie & the Renovators | Lou & Peter Berryman - 2/10 | Jez Lowe & the Bad Pennies - 2/13 | Niamh Parsons w/ Graham Dunne - 3/10 | Bob Franke - 3/25 | Gordon Bok - 4/1 | Michael Cooney - 4/22 | Groovemama - 4/22 | Sara Grey & Kieron Means - 9/8
Jeremy Kittel Trio - 9/9 | Sandy & Caroline Paton - 9/23 | Magpie - 10/14 | Herdman Hills Mangsen - 11/3/06 | Chris Norman Ensemble - 11/25/06 | Nowell Sing We Clear - 12/9

31st annual OLD SONGS FESTIVAL, June 24, 25 & 26, 2011
2011FestBkPERFORMERS INCLUDED: Peter & Mary Alice Amidon |
Annie & the Hedonists | Marie & Ron Bruschi | Byrne & Barrett | Michael Cooney | Finest Kind | Paul Geremia | Ron Gordon, Eleanor Ellis, Norbert Hebert | Greenfield Dance Band | Groovemama | Kim & Reggie Harris | Joe Hickerson | Ivy Vine Players | Alan Jabbour & Ken Perlman | William Jackson & Grainne Hambly | David Kaynor | Enoch Kent | Llan de Cubel | Jay Mankita |Matapat | Debby McClatchy | Chico MacMurtrie | Brian Peters | The Raisin Pickers | Roger the Jester | John Roberts | Shetland's Heritage Fiddlers | Peggy Seeger | Peter Siegel | David Smukler | Jody Stecher & Kate Brislin | Téada | Jake Thomas | Karen Tweed | Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne | George Ward | Jeff Warner | Wild Band of Snee | Cris Williamson | The Zillionaires | Matthew Wojcik


   
   
 
 
 


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