Posted on Fri Oct 7, 2016
Texas Folklife Fall 2016 House Concert SeriesTexas Folklife’s intimate music series featuring roots music and emphasizing the non-profit’s mission to present the state’s traditional arts and cultureWed 10/26 (7pm-9pm) Bob Hoffnar Plays Pedal Steel Guitar, with Janie Cowan (Upright Bass)Wed 11/16 (7pm-9pm) Arazeel: Brazilian and Arab Music Fusion Wed 12/14 (7pm-9pm) ...
Posted on Fri Mar 18, 2016
**Houston-area Weather Update**Friday 6/3/16 2:40pm The show will go on rain or shine, but please check back here or on Texas Folkilfe Facebook and Twitter for updates
Texas Folklife Presents: 27th Annual Accordion Kings & QueensSaturday June 4th, 2016Miller Outdoor Theatre - Houston, TX
Featuring:David Lee Garza and Friends, with David Farias and Berna Rodriguez of Las Fenix...
Posted on Thu Oct 16, 2014
(En español abajo) We are pleased to announce the upcoming release of “Los Camaroneros de Ojo de Agua”, a música de jarana album of elder musicians from Ojo de Agua, Veracruz, Mexico. These musicians have shared their music and spirit and shown tremendous dedication to maintaining the fandango tradition in their town. This jarana raffle will help us complete the album production.Through a...
Posted on Tue Jun 10, 2014
Thanks to everyone that joined us at our 25th annual Accordion Kings and Queens concert. What a great night with great music and fun! Here is a photo recap by the one and only David Dodd.
Posted on Mon Feb 3, 2014
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO NOVEMBER 11, 2016, BY 5:00 PM!
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Texas Folklife’s Apprenticeship in the Folk Arts program encourages the continuation of traditional arts in Texas by providing up to $1,500 awards to master artists to train...
Posted on Wed Oct 12, 2016
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Posted on Thu Oct 6, 2016
The Elisabeth Ney Museum and Texas Folklife Present
THE THIRD ANNUAL POLKAPOCALYPSE!
Austin, TX - October 30th - The Third Annual POLKAPOCALYPSE! is upon us! Four awesome polka bands -- including two Grammy (TM) winners -- will rock the boots off your lederhosen with a crazy mix of Tejano, Czech, German, Ukrainian, Polish, Slavic, and Norteno sounds! Austin's Fabulous Polkasonics, Houston'...
Posted on Wed Oct 5, 2016
The Free-For-All Oktoberfest
A nonstop variety show featuring the accordion, presented by the Central Texas Accordion Association. Held in the Recreation Center Gymnasium. Room for dancing.
Performers include: Lori Brooke / yodeler, Larry Nickel, Rollie Revering. The Rudy-Gus Trio, M.O.V.E., Markus Baggio, Laura Niland, Joe Klaus, The Three Amigos, Chris Rybak. Also featuring a comedy skit,...
Posted on Tue Sep 27, 2016
TEXAS FOLKLIFE FALL 2016 HOUSE CONCERT SERIES
Bob Hoffnar Plays Pedal Steel Guitar, with Janie Cowan (Upright Bass) on October 26th, 2016
WHEN: October 26th, 2016 (7pm-9pm) WHERE: Texas Folklife House 1708 Houston St. Austin, TX 78756
$10 General Admission $5 for Texas Folklife Members
(Join or renew your membership here: http://...
Posted on Tue Sep 6, 2016
Back in the early 1990s, when Ed Poullard apprenticed under the guidance of the famous Creole fiddler Canray Fontenot, he recalls being told how important this apprenticeship would be for future generations. As Mr. Poullard remembers, “He said that when Canray’s gone, you become a torchbearer. You have to do whatever you can to bring this to others and show them what you know.” Over two decades...