Alan Lomax on PBS

Article written by on Monday, Aug 21, 2006 in Media

Ron Olesko points out that PBS will be airing a documentary on Alan Lomax as part of the POV series.

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Cyril Tawney Commemoration

Article written by on Thursday, Aug 03, 2006 in Passings

The English Folk Dance and Song Society is has announced plans for a full day commemoration of the life and work of Cyril Tawney.

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Tonder Festival

Article written by on Thursday, Aug 03, 2006 in Festivals

Allan Buus wrote: I would be delighted if you could announce something about our annual folkmusic festival – down here in the southern part of Denmark


From 24/August to 27/August 2006

Celtic folkmusic, irish, scottish, american,german, danish, swedish, canadian, the list goes on and on…

Some of artists appearing at Toender this year.:

Steve Earle – Arlo Guthrie – Hayseed Dixie – The Saw Doctors – The Bluegrass Dukes – Bruce Guthro – Lúnasa – Four Men and a Dog – Eileen Evers & Immegrant Soul – Eric Bogle – Guy Davis – Peatbob Faeries – Instinkt – Le Vent du Nord – Crooked Still – Beoga – Peter Rowan – Caroline Herring – Folhorn Stringband – John Spillane & Louis de Paor – Croft No. 5 – Heel to Toe/Barr go Sáil – Malbrook

The Festival website (in Danish and English) is

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Finger Lakes Guitar Repair

Article written by on Thursday, Aug 03, 2006 in Organizations

Nate Clark wrote:

I’m trying to spread the word about my new fretted stringed instrument repair shop. Finger Lakes Guitar Repair specializes in the repair and restoration of fretted stringed instruments.

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