Sun, October 4 - Storyteller Bil Lepp
Bil is a nationally-renowned storyteller and five-time champion of the West Virginia Liars Contest, and has been called "the Wonder Bra of storytelling." Join us for an afternoon of truth-stretching, shaggy dogs and outright whoppers, and learn how to create chaos of your own. Virtual Storytelling Workshop and Performance on Sunday, October 4. MORE
This season - SFMS Goes Online!
We can't gather for music and dance in person, but we can still enjoy live music. Susquehanna Folk Keeps the Music Coming with a variety of online events featuring both up-and-coming local musicians and internationally acclaimed touring acts. It's a whole new way of connecting with acoustic folk. Let us know how we're doing.
Sat, October 17 - Jay Ungar & Molly Mason
Folk icons Jay Ungar and Molly Mason join us for a lovely day of live music, from upstate New York direct to your home! In the afternoon they'll teach fiddle and guitar; in the evening we'll enjoy a concert and a conversation with SFMS Board member Autumn Moore. Zoom workshop and live-stream concert on Saturday, October 17. MORE
Sat, November 7 - Del Rey Concert & Workshop
West Coast blues guitar and ukulele queen Del Rey has a distinctive fingerpicking style that makes her solo instruments sound like a whole band. Her online concert on Nov 7 offers inspiration for a 2-part virtual workshop on fingerpicking the ukulele, the weekend after. Live-stream concert on Saturday, November 7. MORE
Sat, November 21 - David Jacobs-Strain
David Jacobs-Strain is a fierce slide guitar player, and a song poet from Oregon. He's known for both his virtuosity and spirit of emotional abandon; his live show moves from humorous, subversive blues, to delicate balladry, and then swings back to swampy rock and roll. Join us for a LIVE virtual concert and conversation. Live-stream concert on Saturday, Nov 21. MORE
July 2021 - The NEXT Susquehanna Folk Festival
Delayed but not diminished, our festival will be here before we know it! A stellar lineup of nationally-known artists and regional favorites, dancing, workshops, jamming, storytelling, crafts, and much more. July 23-25, 2021 MORE