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Traditional Folk Music

UVMC offers lessons, classes, and workshops in traditional styles on a variety of instruments.

Our mission is to connect the local music community with the best traditional musicians for performances and workshops, bring people together for music-making events, and offer lessons at all ability levels with highly skilled faculty members.

Accordion and fiddle player at Upper Valley Music Center
Fiddle player at Upper Valley Music Center
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Events

folks sitting outside playing fiddle tunes on various instruments

Slow Jam

Friday, July 10,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, July 24, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, August 28, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Free - donations accepted
Zoom

Play your favorite fiddle tunes at an easy tempo, led by friendly and experienced teachers!

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folks sitting outside playing fiddle tunes on various instruments

Slow Jam

Friday, July 24,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, July 24, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, August 28, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Free - donations accepted
Zoom

Play your favorite fiddle tunes at an easy tempo, led by friendly and experienced teachers!

Learn More
folks sitting outside playing fiddle tunes on various instruments

Slow Jam

Friday, August 7,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, July 24, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 5:30 pm

One event on Friday, August 28, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Free - donations accepted
Zoom

Play your favorite fiddle tunes at an easy tempo, led by friendly and experienced teachers!

Learn More
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Classes

Summer 2020 Monday Night Fiddle

June 29-August 10
Mondays 7:15-8:15 pm
Online via Zoom

Intermediate level adults learn tunes and styles from Celtic, French Canadian, Cape Breton, and New England Contra Dance traditions.

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two girls in costume singing

Revels Kids at Upper Valley Music Center

2020 Dates: August 3-7
Monday-Friday 9 am - 3 pm
UVMC and First Congregational Church of Lebanon
Summer 2020 camp has been canceled. See you next year!

UVMC and Revels North immerse children in the process of creating a performance that weaves music, dance, and folk traditions together with a narrative thread.

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Questions?

If you’d like to learn more about our traditional folk music offerings, visit our FAQ page or contact us with your questions.