The Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Furthering the understanding, investigation, appreciation, and performance of the traditional folk music and folklore of the American people.


Thank you!

The 2015 FSGW Mini Fest
with chanteys and shape note singing, doo wop and duets, English dance and Irish laments, banjos and bodhrans and ballads, Morris and more was a delight.

Special thanks to:

All of the programmers: Charlie Baum, Martha Burns, Matilda Gawf, Tim Livengood, Lisa Null, and Judy Oppenheim.

Crafts coordinator Ingrid Gorman and the craftspeople who filled the hallways with enticing items.

The sound technicians: Joel Bluestein, Tom Bryson, Eric Cole, Dan Kahn, Jamie Platt, Al Taylor and John Wells.

The many volunteers who manned the ticket table, helped out in the Green Room, kept an eye on the Instrument Check Room, and especially those who helped with early set up and late load out.

Three hundred performers!!

The absolutely amazing MiniFest Destiny Open Band.

The staff at Takoma Park Middle School.

See you next year!!

April Blum, President of FSGW

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FSGW Mini Fest Coordinator, April Blum
8300 Osage Terrace
Adelphi,MD 20783
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