Posted on Thu Oct 9, 2014
On Friday October 17th, Atlas Maior will be releasing a double album titled "Palindrome" at Whip In.
Posted on Wed Jul 30, 2014
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Posted on Wed Jun 18, 2014
On October 2, 2010, Texas Folklifeand the Border Studies Club of South Texas College, Mid-Valley Campus, hosted a bi-national convening to examine the history and current state of Tejano Conjunto and Norteño music with an engaged group of musicians, scholars, cultural workers, media professionals and the public from both sides of the border. The convening which was free and open to the public, reviewed the common history of these c
Posted on Tue Apr 29, 2014
SECOND ANNUAL NEY DAY!
Posted on Thu Apr 24, 2014
WHO: Eduardo Vera Luna and Raul Orduña
Posted on Tue Oct 1, 2013
Texas Folklife just returned from our nation’s capital after having the great honor of presenting for the third time for American Folklife Center’s Homegrown Concert Series. Our first time was in 2009 when we brought legendary blues guitarist Barbara Lynn and her band from Beaumont, TX.
Posted on Wed Oct 10, 2018
Accordion Kings & Queens is an annual Texas Folklife showcase of the amazing musical diversity of Texas accordion styles, featuring legends of conjunto, polka, country western, zydeco, Cajun and more. The annual event celebrates the cultural diversity of Texas by bringing communities together for an evening of dancing and roots music played on the accordion, "the national instrument of Texas," drawing a capacity crowd of six thousand to Houston's Miller Outdoor Theatre every year.
Posted on Thu Apr 19, 2018
2018 APPRENTICESHIPS SHOWCASE AT TEXAS FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL!
UTSA INSTITUTE OF TEXAN CULTURES
Posted on Thu Mar 22, 2018
In February 2018, Texas Folklife hosted a discussion at Larry’s French Market & Cajun Restaurant about how the organization can support efforts of the community to encourage youth participation in Cajun traditional music. The community discussion touched on three main topics: the reasons behind decline in youth participation in Cajun music in Southeast Texas;