Folk Music Society of New York - home page
Events Calendar Weekends TradMaD Camp Membership/ Benefits About Us Our Members Contact Us
Local Venues etc,
Repeating Events
Further Afield
Magazines & Archives
Recordings etc.
Radio etc.
Words & Music
Press and Media info
Membership maintenance
FMSNY Archives, Scrapbook: pictures & more
We make music the old-fashioned way . . . We play it ... We sing it ... Sometimes we even dance to it

Traditional Music is Alive and Well in New York

We run concerts, weekends, classes, singing parties, and get-togethers, all with an emphasis on traditional folk music of all flavors.
For more information, including how to join or get a free newsletter, see About Us.

Coronavirus - COVID-19

All of our in-person events have had to be cancelled but here is a list of some online events.
Meanwhile, please take the recommended precautions and stay safe.

Spring Folk Music Weekend, May 22-25 at Hudson Valley Resort is CANCELLED.
TradMaD Camp 2020,  at Pinewoods Camp in Plymouth MA is POSTPONED until 2021, August 28 - September 3. Pinewoods Camp is not open this summer. But please check the websites of the 2020 staff we had booked, to check for any concerts they are streaming.

Folk Music is back on WBAI!
Thursdays, 10:00 pm to midnight (note changed day). An eclectic program which delves into the wide array of folk music, with rotating hosts including Richard Barr and Ed Haber. 99.5 FM on your radio dial. You can see playlists on their Facebook page: or catch the show streaming at archives.

As well as the events listed below, we have occasional Singing Parties and other social events. Our full newsletter lists these as well as having comprehensive listings of many other events around town. Request a sample copy of our newsletter sent by mail

Newsletter Download the full June newsletter (pdf 2.3M)
To get on our e-mail notification list, please send your name and e-mail address to maillist (at)

The Folk Music Society of New York, Inc. is a 501(c)(3)
non-profit membership organization
Where is the advertising?
This website is supported by the Folk Music Society of NY, not by advertising.
We welcome donations in any amount which are tax-deductible to the extent permissible by law.
You can join the Society by using the Buy Now button You will receive our newsletter and discounts to events.
Detailed info. on other membership options & benefits
You can also join online through eventbrite
Current members can renew online through eventbrite

(We use Paypal to process payments and you may pay using any major credit card.)

2020 - our 55th year

Online Events

Back to top

Last modified 5/29/20 (hw)   problems- contact donwade (at)
[What's with (at)? - In order to discourage robots harvesting e-mails, we put in (at) instead of @.]