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  • Posted on Mon May 2, 2016
    KPFT is the independent, noncommercial, community radio station for Houston, Galveston and Southeast Texas region of the Gulf Coast. Since 1970, KPFT broadcasts a fascinating mix of music, talk and news 24 hours a day on two channels — FM and HD3/online. Volunteers host, report, DJ and produce virtually all of the programming you hear on KPFT. We invite aspiring volunteers to ...
  • Posted on Wed May 7, 2014
     Worldwide, millions of music lovers play instruments by HOHNER and SONOR. Beginners, advanced players and professionals of all ages and in all musical styles value their reliability, quality and outstanding product design, created in cooperation with musicians to meet their specific needs. Pop, rock and blues artists from all over the world, TexMex or Vallenato players in Central and Latin...
  • Posted on Mon Oct 14, 2013
    Texas Folklife receives funding from the Still Water Foundation in order to support our cultural work in Austin schools and community.  
  • Posted on Mon Oct 14, 2013
    The mission of the Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) is to advance our state economically and culturally by investing in a creative Texas. TCA supports a diverse and innovative arts community in Texas, throughout the nation and internationally by providing resources to enhance economic development, arts education, cultural tourism and artist sustainability initiatives. Learn more at: http...
  • Posted on Mon Oct 14, 2013
    Humanities Texas advances heritage, culture, and education. As the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, we conduct and support public programs in history, literature, philosophy, and the other humanities disciplines. These programs strengthen Texas communities by cultivating the knowledge and judgment that representative democracy demands of its citizens. Humanities Texas...
  • Posted on Sat Oct 12, 2013
    The National Endowment for the Arts was established by Congress in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government. To date, the NEA has awarded more than $4 billion to support artistic excellence, creativity, and innovation for the benefit of individuals and communities. The NEA extends its work through partnerships with state arts agencies, local leaders, other federal agencies, and the...
  • Posted on Fri Oct 11, 2013
    Texas Folklife is funded and supported in part by the City of Austin through the Cultural Arts Division believing an investment in the Arts is an investment in Austin’s future. Visit Austin at