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  • Posted on Thu Oct 7, 2010
    For a greater understanding about how the Bharata Natyam dance ties into ancient South Indian temple traditions,  Join us on December 4th and 5th at Helm Fine Arts Center (6500 St. Stephen’s Dr, Austin, TX) for a 4pm performance along with a short documentary screening of A Day in the Life of the Chennakeshava Temple, directed by Anuradha Naimpally. Tickets: $10 general admission and $8...
  • Posted on Thu Mar 1, 2018
    West Austin Studio Tour at Texas Folklife Gallery - featuring The Upshaws of County Line exhibitTexas Folklife1708 Houston St  Austin, TX 78756 May 12th-13th and May 19th-20th (11am-6pm) Texas Folklife is a participant gallery in the 2018 WEST Austin Studio Tour.  Please join us for WEST, we will have drinks and snacks available throughout the tour.  Our gallery will feature...
  • Posted on Thu Mar 1, 2018
    TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE SOLD OUT!Please stay tuned for more screenings and performances with Oliver Rajamani Oliver Rajamani - Flamenco India Film Screening & Performance Thursday May 3rd (7pm)  Texas Folkife Gallery 1708 Houston St Austin, TX 78756Information on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oliver-rajamani-flamenco-india-film-screening-performance-tickets-44152191393...
  • Posted on Tue Dec 19, 2017
    Saturday, April 10, 2004 Paramount Theatre, Austin Texas Folklife Resources presented a tribute to international music legend Freddy Fender as part of the 10th season of its Folk Masters Series. Called the "Mexican Elvis" in the 1950s, Freddy Fender, born Baldemar Huerta in San Benito, was one of the first crossover artists; his songs and albums have been in the top 10 on both country and pop...
  • Posted on Tue May 31, 2016
    This July Folklife Córdoba will hold the first appalachian-style square dance ever in the Argentine interior.  Thanks to a $50,000-peso ($3,000 USD) grant from the U.S. Embassy in Argentina, the Folklife Festival: La Fiesta Celebración de Independencias will be held at 8 p.m. July 8, 2016 in downtown Córdoba, Argentina. The event will celebrate both Argentine Independence Day, July 9...
  • Posted on Thu Oct 16, 2014
    We want to thank everyone that made it out to our 30th Anniversary Launch Party! We appreciate your support!   

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  • Posted on Mon Oct 13, 2014
    A celebration of all things fiddle right in the heart of Texas Folklife. We here at TXF are happy to announce 30 years of fiddle fanatacism and we're kicking it all of with a fiddle friday - and the best part? You're all invited! 30 Years of Texas Fiddle Program Review          Materials of the Texas Folklife archive on display.  Presentation by Texas Folklife...
  • Posted on Wed Jul 23, 2014
     TEXAS FOLKLIFE AND TEXAS DANCE HALL PRESERVATION, INC. PRESENT “FESTIVAL OF TEXAS FIDDLING”  Saturday, December 6, 2014 Noon to 11:30 pm Twin Sisters Dance Hall Blanco, TX Multicultural Texas fiddle extravaganza with WORKSHOPS by TX fiddle masters Brian Marshall (Texas Polish), Ed Poullard (Cajun), and Howard Raines (old time)   SHOWCASES by  Mia Orosco (TX contest...

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