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Folk Music NYC celebrates, supports and carries on the traditions of folk music of all flavors, presenting concerts, musical get-togethers, singing parties, musical weekends and classes. Folk Music NYC is sponsored by the Folk Music Society of New York, Inc. / New York Pinewoods Folk Music Club. The club is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational corporation, an affiliate of the Country Dance and Song Society of America run by a volunteer Board of Directors.

Upcoming events (5)

The Seaport Virtual Chantey Sing

Online event

The Seaport Virtual Chantey Sing, 2-4pm, first Sundays through December. Participants from the New York metro area, across the country, and across the Pond get together on zoom for a session of sea songs. The Folk Music society is co-sponsoring with the South Street Seaport Museum, and The New York Packet. We are pleased to welcome you to the monthly Sing. Registration details here: seaportmuseum.org/chanteysing.

Shanty Sing

Snug Harbor Cultural Center

We are co-sponsoring the The William Main Doerflinger Memorial Sea Shanty Sessions at the Noble Maritime Collection (http://www.noblemaritime.org/ongoing_programs.html) on the 3rd Sunday of every month. Shanty singers gather in the beautiful Noble Gallery. Find your way (http://www.noblemaritime.org/visit.html) to the Gallery in Building D, Snug Harbor Cultural Center. Sample the fun on YouTube. (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J8wH5rTj9Qc) Refreshments will be available, including beer and wine for sale. Snug Harbor is accessible by the S40 bus from the Staten Island Ferry Terminal and by car. For further info, contact Bob Conroy at by e-mail or[masked]

The Seaport Virtual Chantey Sing

Online event

The Seaport Virtual Chantey Sing, 2-4pm, first Sundays through December. Participants from the New York metro area, across the country, and across the Pond get together on zoom for a session of sea songs. The Folk Music society is co-sponsoring with the South Street Seaport Museum, and The New York Packet. We are pleased to welcome you to the monthly Sing. Registration details here: seaportmuseum.org/chanteysing.

The Seaport Virtual Chantey Sing

Online event

The Seaport Virtual Chantey Sing, 2-4pm, first Sundays through December. Participants from the New York metro area, across the country, and across the Pond get together on zoom for a session of sea songs. The Folk Music society is co-sponsoring with the South Street Seaport Museum, and The New York Packet. We are pleased to welcome you to the monthly Sing. Registration details here: seaportmuseum.org/chanteysing.

Past events (1,420)

Shanty Sing

Snug Harbor Cultural Center

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