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This web site features folk music events in Connecticut and southern New England.

This web site is maintained by Brent Hall. Submissions are welcomed.


FOLK MUSIC IN THE AREA

SOUNDING BOARD COFFEEHOUSE
Most concerts are at the Universalist Church of West Hartford, 433 Fern Street, West Hartford, CT. 7:30 p.m. Web: http://www.soundingboardcoffeehouse.org/
Note: Concerts will start at 7:30 p.m.
Sep. 10 - The Morgans
Sep. 17 - Bill Staines
Sep. 24 - Jay Ungar and Molly Mason
Oct. 1 - Folk Legacy Benefit Concert
Oct. 8 - The Young Novelists
Oct. 15 - Roy Zimmerman
Oct. 22 - Bob Zentz
Oct. 29 - Christine Lavin
Nov. 5 - Sally Rogers & Claudia Schmidt
Nov. 12 - The Kennedys
Nov. 19 - RPR (Steve Ritchie, Rob Ritchie & Al Parrish of Tanglefoot)
Nov. 26 - Vance Gilbert

BRANFORD FOLK COFFEEHOUSE
Branford Folk Music Society, First Congregational Church, 1009 Main Street, Branford, CT. 8:00 p.m. For more information call 203-488-7715. Email: branfordfolk@gmail.com Web: http://branfordfolk.org/
Sep. 10 - Old Howard Troupe
Oct. 8 - Calan
Nov. 12 - Elias Ladino Ensemble
Dec. 10 - Bruce Molsky
Jan. 14 - April Verch Band
Feb. 11 - Coracree
Mar. 11 - Rani Arbo and daisy mayhem
Apr. 8 - Lou and Peter Berryman
May 20 (third Saturday) - Tom Lewis

CHIRP
Concert Happenings in Ridgefield's Parks (CHIRP) is a series of free Tuesday and Thursday night summer concerts in Ballard Park located in the heart of Ridgefield, CT. CHIRP is totally funded by individual and foundation donations as well as contributions from local businesses. It is co-sponsored by the town of Ridgefield through its Parks & Rec. Dept. and The Ridgefield Press. Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Please understand that we love dogs BUT they are not permitted in Ballard Park. (Rain venue for most concerts will be the Ridgefield Playhouse. In the event of inclement weather another venue will be identified prior to day of concert.) Web: http://www.Chirpct.org/
Aug. 30 - Texmaniacs
Sep. 1 - Matt Andersen

ACOUSTIC CELEBRATION
St. Stephen's North Hall, 351 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT. 4:00 p.m. Information and tickets: http://www.acousticcelebration.org/
Sep. 18 - Jack Williams
Oct. 9 - Phil Ochs Afternoon with Greg Greenway, Pat Wictor, Tom Prasado-Rao and Reggie Harris
Oct 16 - Amy Speace
Oct. 23 - David Francey

THE RIDGEFIELD PLAYHOUSE
The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield, CT. (Partial listing.) For tickets or information call 203-438-5795. Web: http://www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org/
Sep. 11 - Joshua Davis, 8:00 p.m.
Sep. 21 - The Proclaimers, 8:00 p.m.
Oct. 20 - Art Garfunkel: In Close-Up, 8:00 p.m.
Nov. 5 - Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett, 8:00 p.m.
Dec. 9 - Christmas with The Celts, 8:00 p.m.

SHAMROCK TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SOCIETY
For reservations, concert locations, or more information, call 203-362-5912 or email: tmquinn@optonline.net Web: http://www.shamrockirishmusic.org/
Sep. 17 - John Hoban at Tressler's Barn, 8:00 p.m.

SHAPE NOTE SINGING IN NEW HAVEN
We sing from the Sacred Harp every Tuesday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Room B01 of Stoeckel Hall on the campus of Yale University, 469 College Street, New Haven, CT. (Call to confirm location.) All are welcome. For more information: http://www.yale.edu/ynhrs/

FRENCH FOLK MUSIC JAM
Jam Francais at City Sports Grille, 177 Farmington Ave., Bristol, CT. Preserving French Canadian culture, music, songs, and more. All acoustic instruments and all skill levels welcome. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday evening from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. For more information contact jamfrancais@yahoo.com

CT OLD TIMEY ACOUSTIC JAM
Old-timey music jam at The Pine Loft Cafe, 1474 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT. For more information: http://oldtimeyjam.blogspot.com/

FRIDAY NIGHT FOLK AT ALL SOULS
All Souls Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 19 Jay Street, New London, CT. 7:30 p.m. For more information and tickets visit http://www.fridaynightfolk.org/
Sep. 16 - Boxcar Lilies
Oct. 21 - The Kennedys
Nov. 18 - Braiden Sunshine & Hilton Park
Jan. 20 - Geoff Kaufman with Cindy Mangsen and Steve Gillette
Feb. 24 - Pete Seeger Tribute Concert
Mar. 24 - Zoe Lewis
Apr. 21 - Richard Shindell
May 12 - The Johnson Girls

ROBBIE COLLOMORE MUSIC SERIES
Chester Meeting House, intersection of Goose Hill Rd. and Liberty St., Chester, CT. 5:00 p.m. For more information call 860-526-5162. Web: http://www.collomoreconcerts.org/
Oct. 16 - BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet
Nov. 27 - Chris Smither

THE BUTTONWOOD TREE
605 Main Street, Middletown, CT. For more information call 860-347-4957. (Partial listing.) Email: thebuttonwoodtree@gmail.com Web: http://www.buttonwood.org/
First Thursdays - Open Mic with Bob Gotta, 6:30 p.m. sign-up
Sep. 10 - The Kennedys, 8:00 p.m.
Sep. 11 - April Verch, 8:00 p.m.
Sep. 23 - Rhonda Larson, 8:00 p.m.

SHAPE NOTE SINGING IN MIDDLETOWN, CT
Come to sing the harmonies that form the basis of the "high lonesome sound" of Bluegrass and Southern Mountain ballads. Voices only, no instruments. Loaner books provided. More information at http://www.fasola.org/

THE VANILLA BEAN CAFE
On the corner of Routes 44, 169, and 97, Pomfret, CT. 8:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 860-928-1562. Web: http://www.thevanillabeancafe.com/
Sep. 2 - Open Mic: Shawn Taylor, 7:30 p.m.
Sep. 3 - Atwater-Donnelly
Sep. 9 - Hootenanny/Sessions: Lisa Martin hosts, with Terry Kitchen & Kevin Giuliano, 7:00 p.m.
Sep. 10 - Donna Dufresne & Gypsy Romantique
Sep. 17 - Kate Callahan & Kristen Graves
Sep. 24 - Diana Jones
Oct. 1 - Neptune's Car
Oct. 7 - Open Mic: Wishbone Zoe, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 8 - Kala Farnham: CD Release
Oct. 14 - Hootenanny/Sessions: Lisa Martin hosts, 7:00 p.m.
Oct. 15 - Green Valley Bluegrass
Oct. 22 - Don White
Oct. 29 - Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers

OPEN MIC IN COVENTRY
Open Mike on the fourth Thursday of each month, at the Song-a-Day Music Center, 2809 Boston Tpk (Rt. 44), Coventry, CT. 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Proceeds benefit Knights outreach programs. Refreshments available. All type of music, spoken word welcome. RJ (Ruth & Jim) are your hosts. Ruth O'Neil & Jim Hammitt, Song-a-Day Music Center, 860-742-6878, songaday@hotmail.com

MEETING HOUSE SING-ALONG
Meeting House Sing-Along, usually second Saturday of each month, 2:00-5:00 p.m. at the Unitarian Society of Hartford, 50 Bloomfield Ave., Hartford, CT. For more information contact Ed Savage at edsavage@ushartford.com or phone 860-233-9897 (Meeting House office).

IRISH MUSIC SESSIONS
Traditional Irish Music Jam Session every Wednesday night, 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at McKinnon's Irish Pub, 114 Asylum St., Hartford, CT. No charge. All Celtic players, singers and dancers invited. Weekly special guests. 860-524-8174

CENTRAL CT ACOUSTIC MUSICIANS SOCIETY
For more information: https://www.facebook.com/ccamswebsite/

DULCIMER FOLK ASSOCIATION OF CONNECTICUT
An informal monthly gathering of local folk musicians, including but not limited to players of mountain dulcimer, autoharp, bamboo pipe, bowed psaltery, hammered dulcimer, recorder and others. Varying skill levels, all invited. Meets at 2:00-5:00 p.m. first Saturdays of the month at The Farmington Inn, Route 4, Farmington, CT (I-84 exit 39, Route 4 West). $15 annual dues. Info regarding local dulcimer teachers is available. Contact Don Moore 860-242-3003 or DonSawmill@aol.com for information. Web: http://www.dulcimerfolkct.org/

PVFS SONG AND STORY SWAP
The Pioneer Valley Folklore Society presents a Song and Story Swap on the first Saturday of each month (except July and August), 7:00 p.m. at The Nacul Center, 592 Main St., Amherst, MA. Open to the public, free of charge with donations accepted. People of all ages gather to share stories and songs that are traditional, newly written, or of personal experiences. You can tell, sing, or lead everyone in singing, or request a song or story. Listeners are welcome. For more information contact Paul Kaplan, 413-687-5002. Web: http://www.filbert.com/pvfs/
Sep. 3 - Featuring Eric Lee

IRON HORSE MUSIC HALL
20 Center St., Northamption, MA. (Partial listing.) Web: http://www.iheg.com/iron_horse_main.asp
Oct. 8 - Tribute to Bob Dylan & THE BAND, featuring The THE BAND Band, 7:00 p.m. Box office 413-586-8686. Includes Bob Dylan classics to honor his 75th birthday and the historic relationship between Dylan and The Band.

MONTHLY FOLK JAM
The first Friday of each month at 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. at St. James Church, at the intersection of Rte. 116 and June Rd., North Salem, NY. All acoustic folk round robin jam. For more information call Marcia and Gary Jones at 203-438-5204.

NEW YORK PINEWOODS FOLK MUSIC CLUB
The Folk Music Society of New York. Partial listing. For more information call 718-672-6399. Email: nypinewood@aol.com Web: http://www.folkmusicny.org/

COMMON GROUND COMMUNITY CONCERTS
Common Ground Coffeehouse at the First Unitarian Society of Westchester, 25 Old Jackson Avenue, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Sep. 17 - Eef Barzelay (of Clem Snide) with special guest Bay Uno, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 22 - Spuyten Duyvil and Durham County Poets, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 19 - Mouths Of Babes, with special guests, Old Dogs New Tricks, 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 28 - Antje Duvekot and Meg Hutchinson, 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 25 - Cheryl Wheeler, 7:30 p.m.
Mar. 25 - The Mike + Ruthy Band, 7:30 p.m.
Apr. 22 - David Francey, 7:30 p.m.
May 20 - Gurf Morlix, 7:30 p.m.
Irvington Town Hall Theater, 85 Main St., Irvington, NY.
Oct. 1 - The Music Of Linda Ronstadt: A Benefit For Parkinson's Research, 8:00 p.m.
Dec. 3 - Chris Smither, with special guest Jonah Tolchin, 8:00 p.m.
http://commongroundfusw.com/

FOLK PHONE
WWUH Listener Line: 860-768-5913


FOLK ARTISTS

ATWATER-DONNELLY
Sep. 3 - The Vanilla Bean, Rtes. 44, 169, & 97, Pomfret, CT. 8:00 p.m. 860-928-1562. Web: http://www.thevanillabeancafe.com/
Sep. 17 - Annual Harvest Fair at Coggeshall Farm, Coggeshall Farm Museum, 1 Colt Road, Bristol, RI. A-D plays 1:00-5:00 p.m. 401-253-9062. Web: http://www.coggeshallfarm.org/
Sep. 18 - With Cathy Clasper-Torch, Music at Lily Pads, 27 North Road, Peace Dale, RI. 3:00 p.m. Web: http://musicatlilypads.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LoveLilyPads Email: lilypadsmusic@gmail.com
Sep. 24 - Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield, MA. 2:00-3:00 p.m. Free to the public. 781-834-5535. Web: http://www.ventresslibrary.org/
http://www.atwater-donnelly.com/

AZTEC TWO-STEP
Sep. 24 - Courthouse Center for the Arts, 3481 Kingstown Road, West Kingston, RI. 8:00 p.m. Call 401-782-1018. Email: info@courthousearts.org. Web: http://courthousearts.org/ Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2530870
Oct. 14 - 45th Anniversary with special guest Amy Fairchild, TCAN The Center for the Arts in Natick, 14 Summer Street, Natick, MA. 8:00 p.m. Web: http://www.natickarts.org/performance/aztec-two-step-0
https://aztectwostep.com/

FOUR SHILLINGS SHORT
Sep. 14 - "Around the World in 30 Instruments" concert, New Milford Public Library, 24 Main St., New Milford, CT. 6:00-7:00 p.m. Free family concert. 860-355-1191. Web: http://www.newmilfordlibrary.org/
http://www.4shillingsshort.com/

CLIFF HASLAM
Mondays at the Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street, Essex, CT. 860-767-1776 http://cliffhaslam.com/

LARRY KAPLAN
Sep. 23 - Folk Song Society of Greater Washington Annual Getaway, West River Conference Center, West River, MD. 301-589-6855. http://fsgw.org/
Sep. 30 - Performance Hall, Bagaduce Music Lending Library, South St., Blue Hill, Maine. 7:00 p.m. Tickets at the door. Info: http://www.bagaducemusic.org/ 207-374-5454.
Oct. 1 - Folk Legacy Records Anniversary Concert at the Sounding Board, Universalist Church of West Hartford, 433 Fern Street, West Hartford, CT. 8:00 p.m. For more information: http://www.soundingboardcoffeehouse.org/
Oct. 29 - Folk Song Society Of Greater Boston, House concert, location and time to be announced. Phone: 781-608-7218. Web: http://fssgb.org/
Feb. 26, 2017 - The Royal Oak, 1 Infirmary St., Edinburgh, Scotland. 8:30 p.m. Tel: 0131 557 2976
http://www.larrykaplanmusic.com/

LAST FAIR DEAL
Sep. 3 - With Pete Kelly on bass, Farm Day, Benefit for Lutz Children's Museum, Fish Family Farm, 20 Dimock La., Bolton, CT. 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (LFD sets).
Sep. 3 - With Pete Kelly on bass, Hilltop Farm, 1616 Mapleton Ave., Suffield, CT. Annual Harvest Dinner, Dance & Silent Auction Fund Raiser. Music from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. (Event starts at 4:00 p.m.) 860-758-0668. Web: http://hilltopfarmsuffield.org/
Sep. 11 - Daryl's House Club "Bluegrass Brunch", 130 Route 22, Pawling, NY. 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. (doors open at 11:00 a.m.). 845-289-0185. Free show. Web: http://www.darylshouseclub.com/
Oct. 21 - Friends Coffeehouse, Simsbury Public Library, 725 Hopmeadow St. (Rt. 10), Simsbury, CT. 8:00 p.m. Info & Reservations: 860-658-7663. Free concert.
http://www.lastfairdeal.com/

STACY PHILLIPS AND HIS BLUEGRASS CHARACTERS
Aug. 30 - At Best Video, 1842 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT. 7:30 p.m. 203-287-9286. http://www.bestvideo.com/
http://www.stacyphillips.com/

PHIL ROSENTHAL
Sep. 3 - Fish Family Farm Day, sponsored by the Lutz Children's Museum, Fish Family Farm, 20 Dimock Lane, Bolton, CT. Phil plays from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Other bands play afterwards, and there are rides, crafts, and lots of family activities. Web: http://lutzmuseum.org/special-events/farm-day/
Sep. 19 - "Songs of Pete Seeger" concert at the Whiton Memorial Branch Library, 100 North Main St., Manchester, CT. 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. 860-643-6892. Web: http://library1.townofmanchester.org/index.cfm/whiton-library/
Sep. 24 - "The Guilford Ramblers" at the Guilford Civic Women's 35th Annual Harvest Festival, on the Guilford Green, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Web: http://www.guilfordcivicwomen.org/harvest-festival-1/
http://www.americanmelody.com/phil.htm

PHIL ROSENTHAL: JOIN A FOLK/BLUEGRASS ENSEMBLE
Local bluegrass legend Phil Rosenthal will lead a folk/bluegrass ensemble beginning in September. Advanced/beginner to intermediate level musicians playing guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, bass and other acoustic instruments are welcome to join, as well as singers. The ensemble will meet weekly, and perform occasionally in the shoreline area. For further information call 203-457-0881 or email philrosenthal102@gmail.com.

ROGER SPRUNG, HAL WYLIE & FRIENDS
First Saturday of every month except July and August - Folk, Irish, Bluegrass and Traditional Music (instrumentalists welcome to jam), The "Pasta Project" at the United Methodist Coffee House, Newtown, CT. (Exit 10 off I-84, 1/5 mile north.) Dinner 5:00-7:30 p.m., music 8:00-10:30 p.m.


BLUEGRASS EVENTS

BOSTON BLUEGRASS UNION
The Boston Bluegrass Union is an all-volunteer New England-based bluegrass music association promoting and supporting bluegrass festivals, concerts, jams and bluegrass music education throughout the Northeast. Web: http://www.bbu.org/

CT BLUEGRASS MUSIC ASSOCIATION
Web: http://www.ctbgma.org/

THE HALF DOOR
270 Sisson Avenue, Hartford, CT. 860-232-7827. Web:
http://www.thehalfdoorhfd.com/
Oct. 16 - Matt Flinner Trio


FESTIVALS AND SPECIAL EVENTS

KINDERLAND ARTS & ACTIVISM FESTIVAL
Sep. 3 through Sep. 5, 2016 at Camp Kinderland in Tolland, MA. The festival's mission is artistic collaboration for social justice, and it will bring together musicians and artists with activists and organizers for a celebration of art as an agent of peace. Featured artists include Dar Williams, Guy Davis, and Roosevelt Dime. Web: http://campkinderland.org/festival/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/campkinderland

FARMINGTON VALLEY ACOUSTIC FESTIVAL
Oct. 22, 2016. Gates open at 11:00 a.m. Presented by Winding Trails, Inc., 50 Winding Trails Dr., Farmington, CT. Featuring music from Jeff Przech, Brian Dolzani, Jen Lowe, Gracie Day, Belle of the Fall, Dana Pomfret, Tim McDonald, Eric Paradine, Ruth George, Mark Perry, Gregg Hoffman, Bill Benson, Blackberry Jam, and more. Includes: Jamming by the campfire with the CT Acoustic Music Society; Songwriting and vocal workshops by Bill & Kay Pere of the CT Songwriters Association; Fiddle contest with Ben Dean. For more info call 860-677-8458. Web: https://www.windingtrails.org/


FOLK DANCING

Also look at http://ContraSENE.tripod.com/ for Contra Dance listings in Southeastern New England, and http://www.CTcontra.com/ for an index to Contra Dancing in Connecticut.

ROUND HILL COUNTRY DANCES
Contra dances on the second Saturday of every month (except August), and the Saturday after Thanksgiving, at the Stone House at the North Stamford Congregational Church, 31 Cascade Road, Stamford, CT. 8:00-11:00 p.m. with basics for beginners at 7:30. Partners not required. Please bring a separate pair of clean, flat, soft-soled shoes for dancing. For further information, call 203-372-3890. http://www.roundhill.net/

ISRAELI DANCING
Not your bar-mitzvah/wedding-type Israeli dances! We do circle dances, line dances, and partner dances to a Middle Eastern beat. Dance incorporates many elements of Swing and Salsa. Every Thursday night, Jewish Community Center, 360 Amity Rd., Woodbridge, CT. No partner or experience necessary. Beginner dancing from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Intermediate and Advanced from 9:30 p.m. until midnight. Both sessions include teaching. $7.00. Light refreshments. For more information, contact Yossi at 860-985-7550 or hilulimusa@gmail.com

NEW HAVEN COUNTRY DANCERS
Contra Dances on the first and third Saturdays throughout the year, at the Branford Community House, 46 Church Street, Branford, CT. Beginner's lesson at 7:30 p.m., dance 8:00-11:00 p.m. Please bring soft-soled shoes or sneakers. Admission $10.00. Call 203-776-1812 for more information. Web: http://www.ctcontra.com/nhcd/

ENGLISH COUNTRY DANCE
Friday nights from 8:00 to 10:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood Music School Recital Hall, 100 Audubon St., New Haven, CT. Dances will be taught by Paul McGuire. Music by Marshall Barron, Grace Feldman and Margaret Ann Martin with musicians from Marshall's Dance Band Workshops. Admission $10.00. Cheerful dances, friendly community, beautiful music. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. Come with or without a partner. For more information call 203-776-6929. http://www.nmsmusicschool.org/

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING IN NEW HAVEN
Enjoy the social dances of Scotland every Tuesday evening from 7:45 to 10:00 at the Whitney Arts Center, 591 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT. New dancers welcome. All dances taught. Come alone or with a partner. Contact: Leslie 203-281-6591 or newhavenscottish@gmail.com.

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING IN MIDDLETOWN
Every Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 9:30 at the First Church of Christ, Congregational, 190 Court Street, Middletown, CT. Beginners are welcome for lessons and Dance. Soft soled shoes. Contact Lucile at 860-347-0278, or Joyce at 203-238-0694.

MOSTLY WALTZ
Mostly Waltz features waltzes, waltz mixers, and other couple dances like blues, swing, tango, and polka. Except as noted, our events are typically the first Sunday of the month, with beginner lesson 2:30-3:00 pm and dancing 3:00-6:00 pm. At the American Legion Post, 275 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT. $13, $6 students with ID. For more information: http://www.hcdance.org/waltz.htm

HARTFORD COMMUNITY DANCE JAM
Hartford Community Dance sponsors monthly contra dance jam sessions 6:00-7:30 p.m. second Saturdays at Griffith Dance Academy (formerly the American Legion Hall), 275 Main Street, Old Wethersfield, CT. The jams provide an opportunity for new and experienced musicians to learn, play, and enjoy the contra dance repertoire. Players of all instruments are welcome. The jam is most appropriate for "intermediate" skill levels. For more information, contact Rob at 860-232-2504. Web: http://www.hcdance.org/

HARTFORD COMMUNITY DANCE
Sep. 10 - HCD-Contra Dance at Griffith Dance Academy, 275 Main St., Wethersfield, CT with Wild Notes and caller Sandy Lafleur. 7:15-7:30 New-dancer lesson; 7:30-10:00 Dancing. Adults: $12; 65+: $10; Students: $5. Please bring clean, comfortable flat-soled shoes to change into. This dance is smoke, alcohol and perfume free. Questions: call 1-888-423-0423; email conntras@yahoo.com. Info at http://www.hcdance.org/

ALWAYS ON SUNDAY INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCE
Dance to the world's music every Sunday, at Temple Beth Torah, 130 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT. No partner or experience needed. Warm-up and beginner instruction 7:00-8:00 p.m., general dancing until 10:00 p.m. Clean-soled, danceable shoes, please. Requested donation is $8 (party and workshop nights $12). For more information: http://www.alwaysonsunday.us/ or call 860-521-6440.


FOLK MUSIC ON THE RADIO

Internet radio: http://www.folkalley.com/ streaming folk music hosted by WKSU-FM at Kent State University in Ohio.

WAMC (90.3 FM, Albany, NY)
"Mountain Stage", Monday 9:00-11:00 p.m.
"Hudson River Sampler", Wanda Fischer, Saturday 8:00-10:30 p.m.
"Thistle & Shamrock", Fiona Ritchie, Sunday 7:00-8:00 p.m.
http://wamc.org/

WCNI (90.9 FM, New London, CT)
Alternating weeks: "Traditions" with Art Dean, and "Open to Suggestion..." with Bridgett Ellis, Sunday 6:00-9:00 p.m.
http://wcniradio.org/

WCUW (91.3 FM, Worcester, MA)
"In the Tradition", Monday-Thursday 7:00-9:00 p.m.
"The Four Green Fields" (Irish), Saturday 10:00 a.m.-noon.
"Music of Scotia" (Scotland), Saturday 12:00 noon-2:00 p.m.
http://www.wcuw.org/

WESU (88.1 FM, Middletown, CT)
75% Folk with Michael Benson, Monday 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Unfocused Folk with Chip Austin, 2nd & 4th Monday of the month, 8:00-9:30 p.m.
Acoustic Blender with Bill Revill, Tuesday 5:05-8:00 p.m.
The Celtic Cafe with Pat Laffan and Mark Gallagher, Saturday 6:00-7:00 a.m.
http://wesufm.org/

WHUS (91.7 FM, Storrs, CT)
"Bluegrass Cafe," Amy Orlomoski and Jim Beaver (alternating weeks), Sunday 4:00-7:00 p.m. Email: whusbluegrasscafe@gmail.com
"Sunday Night Folk Festival", Susan Forbes Hansen, Sunday 7:00-10:00 p.m.
http://www.whus.org/

WICN (90.5 FM, Worcester, MA)
"The Contemporary Cafe" with Nick DiBiasio, Folk, Americana, Acoustic Blues, Thursday 7:00-11:00 p.m.
http://www.wicn.org/

WKZE (98.1 FM, Salisbury, CT and Red Hook, NY)
"New Harmony", Dick Hermans, Saturday 8:00-11:00 a.m.
http://www.wkze.com/

WMNR (88.1 FM, Monroe, and 91.5 Guilford, CT)
"Good Folk", Richard Hageman, Thursday 9:00-11:00 p.m.
http://wmnr.org/

WNHU (88.7 FM, West Haven, CT)
"The Folk Show", Saturday 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. with John Mazza; Thursday 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. with Chuck Vigue. wnhufolk@yahoo.com
"Echoes of Erin", Sunday Noon to 2:00 p.m. with Pat Kennedy.
http://www.wnhu.net/

WSHU (91.1 FM, Fairfield, CT) and WSUF (89.9 FM, Noyack/Greenport, NY)
"Profiles in Folk", Steve Winters, Friday 10:00 p.m.-midnight.
"Thistle and Shamrock", Fiona Ritchie, Saturday 8:00-9:00 p.m.
"AcousticConnections", Walt Graham, Saturday 9:00-10:00 p.m.
http://www.wshu.org/

WUMB (91.9, Boston, MA)
http://www.wumb.org/programs/schedule.php

WWUH (91.3 FM, West Hartford, CT)
(Also carried by WAPJ in Torrington 89.9 and 105.1, WDJW in Somers 89.7, and WWEB Wallingford 89.9)
"FM On Toast", Sunday-Friday 6:00-9:00 a.m.
"Watch This Space", Susan Forbes Hansen, Friday 6:00-9:00 a.m.
http://www.wwuh.org/program/music/folk/folk.htm
"UH Radio Bluegrass", Brian Burness, Saturday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
http://wwuh.org/


This web site is maintained by Brent Hall. Submissions are welcomed.