Recurring Event Albany Contradance

Albany Contradance

Albany Elks Lodge 25 South Allen Street, Albany, NY

We’d like to thank everyone who came out to our first dance of the season on Sep. 9th. It feels great to be dancing again! Please join us for our fifth Friday dance on Sep. 30th, with Liz Nelson calling to the music of Kingfisher, with Cecilia Vacanti on fiddle and Jeff Kaufman on mandolin, […]

$8 – $25

Albany Sacred Harp (Shape Note) Singing

St. George's Episcopal Church 30 N. Ferry St., Schenectady, NY

FREE  ◊  Participatory ◊  All ages ◊  All levels of musical (in)experience! Sing four-part harmony with others and make a sound unlike anything else on earth..without auditions, rehearsals, or a commitment.  Just singing for joy!  All are welcome! We sing out of the Sacred Harp, 1991 Edition. Loaner books are available. Every Saturday, 1-3:30pm We sing […]

Free

Dancing/Music at the Upper Madison Street Fair

Steamer 10 Theatre 500 Western Ave., Albany, New York

The DFO is sponsoring a Contra band and caller at the Upper Madison Street Festival and asked us to help promote to our members. There will also be a swing band and it's the same day as the Capital English Country Dancers so a great opportunity to do 3 types of dance in 1 day! […]

Free

Capital English Country Dancers

First Universalist Unitarian Society of Albany (FUUSA) 405 Washington Ave., Albany, NY

Capital English Country Dancers CECD recently celebrated 30 years of dancing!For more information contact CapitalECD@gmail.com, 518-477-5684 Capital English Country Dancers is an Affiliate of the DanceFlurry Organization and a member of Country Dance and Song Society Capital English Country Dancers 2022-23 Season In person dancing resumes Sunday, October 2 at Albany UU Our first dance of […]

$12

West African Drum & Dance w/Jordan Taylor Hill

The Albany Barn 56 Second St., Albany, NY

Monday nights 6-6:45pm African Drumming class, 6:45-7:30pm African Dance class At the Albany Barn, 56 Second St. Albany, NY Admission is a per-class sliding-scale donation (students usually pay $10-$20). Enjoy traditional music and dance from Guinea, Senegal, and the African Diaspora. Open level youth to adult classes. No experience needed and a limited number of drums […]

$10 – $20

Albany Sacred Harp (Shape Note) Singing

St. George's Episcopal Church 30 N. Ferry St., Schenectady, NY

FREE  ◊  Participatory ◊  All ages ◊  All levels of musical (in)experience! Sing four-part harmony with others and make a sound unlike anything else on earth..without auditions, rehearsals, or a commitment.  Just singing for joy!  All are welcome! We sing out of the Sacred Harp, 1991 Edition. Loaner books are available. Every Saturday, 1-3:30pm We sing […]

Free
Recurring Event Albany Contradance

Albany Contradance

Albany Elks Lodge 25 South Allen Street, Albany, NY

We’d like to thank everyone who came out to our first dance of the season on Sep. 9th. It feels great to be dancing again! Please join us for our fifth Friday dance on Sep. 30th, with Liz Nelson calling to the music of Kingfisher, with Cecilia Vacanti on fiddle and Jeff Kaufman on mandolin, […]

$8 – $25

N.Y. State Sacred Harp Convention

Hubbard Hall 25 E. Main St., Cambridge, NY

Dear Singing Friends, The Albany, NY area shape-note singers are thrilled to invite you to our convention on Saturday, October 15, 2022. We will be singing from The Sacred Harp, 1991 Denson edition. This is a one-day event, held in beautiful, historic Hubbard Hall in Cambridge, NY. We will have dinner on the grounds and […]

Free