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The FolkWorks Calendar is a comprehensive listings of folk/roots/trad related events. The listing includes both live and virtual concerts, dances, festivals, and more.

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Berkeley Old Time Music Convention (in person AND online)

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention In person AND online!  Some events one or the other, some both. See schedule for details. Please sign up on our email list to receive updates. Performers include: Jake Blount Eddie Bond & Band Richard & Barbara Bowman (SLate Mountain Ramblers) Ivy & David Sheppard (Southern Broadcasters) The Horsenecks Jody […]

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Ken O’Malley at The Auld Dubliner

The Auld Dubliner 71 South Pine Ave, Long Beach

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free
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Jo Freya: Online Instrumental Ensemble 20

Online Instrumental Ensemble 20: Tunes from Blowzabella album ´Vanilla´ Four-week course beginning on Thursday 16th September 2021 Minimum donation £40 Often described as ´iconic´, the Blowzabella album ´Vanilla´ has some amazing tunes on it. In this course, we will look at four tunes over the four weeks. This is not about reproducing Blowzabella arrangements, but […]

$40

27th Annual Fall Harvest Festival of Dulcimers

Virtual Event Virtual Event

SCDH (Southern California Dulcimer Heritage) presents its 27th annual / 2nd virtual dulcimer festival, Friday night to Sunday, September 24 - 26, 2021, Pacific Time. Featured performer-instructors will be Aubrey Atwater (RI) on mountain dulcimer and Jody Marshall (VA) on hammered dulcimer. Southern California instructors will be: Patti Amelotte (HD), Bill Dempsey (Uke; How to Plan/Lead […]

Virtual Event

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Dylanfest 31! September 25 at Torrance Cultural Arts Center

Torrance Cultural Arts Center - Torino Plaza 3330 Civic Center Dr., Torrance

Join Susie Glaze and many other wonderful artists at the 31st Annual Bob DylanFest on September 25th! Thirty-first ANNUAL BOB DYLANFEST featuring ANDY HILL & RENEE SAFIER & HARD RAIN plus many special guests   Torrance Arts Cultural Center, Outside at the Torino Plaza   Sept. 25, 2021, from Noon til 8:00 I'll be playing […]

$30 – $35
Virtual Event

Ken O’Malley at The Auld Dubliner

The Auld Dubliner 71 South Pine Ave, Long Beach

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free
Virtual Event

Ken O’Malley at The Whale and Ale San Pedro

The Whale and Ale 327 W. 7th St., San Pedro

A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining the gloriously sad history […]

Free
Virtual Event

Rolly Brown

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Rolly Brown is a guitarist living in Bucks County PA. He has been a Nat’l Guitar Fingerpicking Champion and a Philadelphia Music Award nominee. Over a long and checkered musical career, he has been a solo performer, sideman, studio musician, radio producer, and teacher. His musical passions have included folk, blues, jazz, swing, bluegrass, and […]

Virtual Event

Ken O’Malley

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Ken O'Malley Live Streaming A true ambassador of Irish culture, he infuses every performance with the rich history of his native land and audiences quickly become engaged with his compelling stories. One show producer put it this way: “He holds nothing back. Whether singing a passionate ballad, playing a solo on the mandolin, or explaining […]

Bruce Molsky and Tony Trischka

HVBA 15 Whitehouse Ave, Poughkeepsie

Bruce Molsky and Tony Trischka are two of the most experienced musicians in New York. Their experiences and careers have touched many genres, and their paths have crossed many times. Their most recent collaborations at FreshGrass—one of the newest east coast bluegrass festivals—have been a love letter to guitar-less bluegrass and old-time, and we're excited […]