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Kathy Kallick Band
ThursdayOct 23 Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno Kathy Kallick is an esteemed veteran of the thriving West Coast bluegrass community. Her band plays stirring covers of bluegrass chestnuts, an inspiring collection of precise instrumentals and thought-provoking original songs with magical vocals on this kick off of their Southern California Tour.
7:30 PM Doors open at 7PM $15 ADV/FFS $20 door All Ages Kids under 12 free
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Les Garcons Trottoirs with Accordion Babe Renee
Nov 14 Full Circle Brewing Les Garcons Trottoirs is an Acoustic Boy Band featuring one of the finest gut bucket bass players on the planet (according to the Accordion babe Renee)and hot club swing string band music with that French twist. Accordion Babe Renee De La Prade will open. 8PM Doors open at 7PM 620 F Street $8 ADV/FFS $12 Door Advance tickets at National Hardware, Patrick's Music and fresnofolkconcerts.com All Ages (with adult supervision) Kids under 12 free 620 F Street 93706 in Fresno's historic Chinatown Fresno Folklore Society Steve Ono 559-307-3610

 

Arto and Antti Järvelä
Dec 5 Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno The famous musical Järvelä family hails from Kaustinen, Finland. The male line of Järvelä fiddlers have been fiddling since Juho Järvelä (1794-1837) This is bested only by their grandma Martta's side with ancestor Juho Wirkkala. Juho got a 5 mark fine for playing fiddle in a dance one Sunday eve in 1726.
 
Steve Ono Trio
November 6 at the Chris Sorensen Gallery 2223 S Van Ness Ave Fresno, CA 93721 on Nov 6 Arthop for Nudes in November from 5 to 8 PM
 
John McCutcheon
Jan 16 2015 Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno John McCutcheon has an eclectic catalog of ballads, historical songs, children’s songs, love songs, topical satire, fiddle and hammer dulcimer instrumentals, and even symphonic works. His thirty-six albums have earned 6 Grammy nominations. His song Christmas in the Trenches was recently named one of the 100 Essential Folk Songs. 7:30 PM Doors open at 7PM $20 ADV/FFS $25 gate Advance tickets at National Hardware, Patrick's Music and fresnofolkconcerts.com 2672 E. Alluvial Ave. (between Willow and Chestnut) All Ages Kids under 12 free 559-307-3610
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7:30 PM Doors open at 7PM $15 ADV/FFS $20 gate Advance tickets at National Hardware, Patrick's Music and fresnofolkconcerts.com 2672 E. Alluvial Ave. (between Willow and Chestnut) All Ages Kids under 12 free 559-307-3610
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Steve Ono Concert mgr 559-307-3610
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FRESNO FOLKLORE SOCIETY, P.O. BOX 4617, FRESNO CA 93744
2013 Fresno Folklore Society, a 501(c)3 Non profit Community Organization

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FFS Venues
The Wolk Folk Garden 6661 N Forkner Fresno, CA
Frank's Place at the Warnor's Theatre 1432 Fulton Street Fresno 559-264-2848
Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno 2672 E Alluvial Ave Clovis
Arte Americas 1630 Van Ness Fresno
The Severance Building 1401 N. Wishon Ave. Fresno, CA 93728

Fresno Folklore Records.
All of our performances are being recorded and are available to our members. We have Audio recording and CD/DVD production capabilities available to our members and associates. We can assist with copyright and performance rights registration and filings. We provide on line distribution through CDBaby, ITunes and Amazon. We can provide short run duplication and CD/DVD printing.
Who We Are The Fresno Folklore Society (FFS) is a non-profit corporation founded for the purpose of preserving folk arts, especially traditional music, in California's San Joaquin Valley.

What We Do We sing, we dance, we play music, and some tell stories. Above all we have fun and provide venues for the community to hear and enjoy "alternative" music. The goal of FFS is to promote music and dance of many cultures.
Membership is open to the community: $20 per year, individual; $30 family. Benefits: a monthly newsletter, a calendar of upcoming events and a discount for most concerts. We do encourage families. The Folklore society is a family affair. Children are welcome to all events--well, almost all.
Membership Info: Patty Bennett patriciajb@gmail.com (559) 225-9511 Or Sign up online at www.fresnofolklore.org
Snail Mail send check and with name, address, phone(s), email and folklore related interests to:
FRESNO FOLKLORE SOCIETY, P.O. BOX 4617, FRESNO CA 93744
2011 Fresno Folklore Society, a 501(c)3 Non profit Community Organization

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Archive of American Folk Song Wikipedia Folk MusicWikipedia Sound/listFolk Ally RadioLibrary of Congress Folk ArchiveLibrary of Congress | American Memory collectionMetamath Music Page, Mathematical proofs set to music.Musopen Community driven music repository of public domain music.Project Gutenberg recorded musicIrish Traditional Music ArchiveTraditional Ballad Index,
An Annotated Bibliography of the Folk Songs of the English-Speaking World
Folk Song Web Sites for TeachersNPR's America's Folk Music AnthologyFolk Music ArchivesSmithsonian FolkwaysAmerican Folklife Center
The GrammysEntertainment and immigrationThe Internet Archive audio collection