All The Traditions

Sundays at 7:00pm

All The Traditions is VPR's folk and world music show. Host, Robert Resnik loves musical "show and tell," and particularly loves to showcase the many talented musicians who live in the VPR listening area. You can also count on All The Traditions for information about upcoming live performances in our area, and for the lowdown on what's new and interesting in the world of folk music. 

VPR Replay: Listen To All The Traditions Online!

After years of fan requests you can now hear All The Traditions (and My Place) anytime, anywhere as part of the VPR Replay stream. If you miss the show or just want to hear it again, you have two weeks to enjoy the show. Listen with the VPR Replay player or look for Replay on the VPR Audio Player, mobile apps and online streams.

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Where are the playlists for the 2 most recent weeks?

VPR music hosts (from left) Linda Radtke, Joel Najman and Robert Resnik all have special programms planned this weekend.
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Enjoy this weekend's music programs on VPR with a great new twist! On Saturday evening, boogie the night away with a virtual dance party, plus on Sunday morning, you can join in a sing-along on VPR Classical — and more!

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As April sneaks up we stir up some real gospel, a bit of Vermont Celtique, and much more!

This program will air on Sunday March 29th from 7 - 10 pm

As far as we know, all live performances and dance events in the VPR listening area have been postponed or cancelled.

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Fun and funny music to help deal with the Current Corona Catastrophe...

This program will air on Sunday, March 22nd from 7-10 p.m.

As far as we know, all live music performances in the VPR listening area have been postponed or cancelled.

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Lots to be thankful for, including maple sugar time and the beauties of early spring!

This program will air on Sunday March 15th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

***Please note - because of concerns about the corona virus, many of these shows have been cancelled or postponed...make sure to check before traveling to be sure the show is still happening!***

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Geese are honking and snowbanks dripping...we play some music for the advent  of Daylight Savings Time and a sample of the unique and beautiful music of the Basque people.

This program will air on Sunday March 8th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Eloise & Co. (Becky Tracy and Rachel Bell) will perform at Burnham Hall in Lincoln on Saturday, March 14th at 7:30 p.m.

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The longest month of the year when practically everyone can wear some shade of green, and when the VPR listening area has a many live music shows as Bourbon Street on any Saturday night!

This program will air on Sunday March 1st from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

The Quebecois band Rosiers will be the featured performers at the Ripton Community Coffeehouse on Saturday March 7th.  Doors open at 7 p.m.

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Mardi Gras week, celebrating Losar (Tibetan New Year) , and enjoying a series of gorgeously sunny late winter days.

This program will air on Sunday February 23rd from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

The Chandler in Randolph presents Jaime Masefield, Tyler Bolles, Doug Perkins, and Patrick Ross on Friday February 28th at 7:30 p.m.

The Chandler in Randolph also presents Le Vent du Nord on Saturday February 29th at 7:30 p.m.

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Celebrating the late great Joseph Shabalala, upcoming Mardi Gras days, and Sir Van Morrison’s knighthood!

This program will air on Sunday February 16th frof 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Low Lily  will be performing at Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs on Thursday, February 20th at 7 p.m.

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A preview of the Flurry Festival in Saratoga, President's Day, valentine songs, and more!

This program will air on Sunday February 9th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Jim Rooney and Bob Amos and Catamount Crossing will perform at the Seven Stars Arts Center in Sharon. The date is Saturday February 15th and music begins at 7:30 p.m.

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We welcome February with Vermont dixieland jazz, some of this year's Grammy winners, and at least one or two groundhog songs!

This program will air on Sunday February 2nd from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Chandler Center for the Arts is pleased to announce Musical Storytelling for All Ages with Scrag Mountain Music in concert on Friday February 7th at 6 p.m. with pizza provided prior to the concert beginning at 5 p.m.

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We bid farewell to January with midwinter songs and a hefty calendar...

This program will air on Sunday January 26th from 7-10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

The Insiders , Andrew Albright, Todd Sagar, and John Penoyar will be playing at the Deborah Rawson Memorial Library in Jericho on Sunday February 2nd at 2 p.m.

Paul Asbell will be the featured performer at the Ripton Community Coffeehouse on Saturday February 1st at 7:30 p.m.

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Previews of two upcoming acoustic music festivals in Montpelier and Brattleboro, music for Martin Luther King weekend, and much much more!

 This program will air on Sunday January 19th from 7-10 p.m. This week's calendar announcements: The Spice on Snow Festival will be taking place all over Montpelier from Friday January 24th through Sunday January 26th .  Featured performers include Bruce Molsky, Two Cents in the Till, Last Train to Zinkoff, Mark LeGrand, and many many more.

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Previews of two upcoming acoustic music festivals in Montpelier and Brattleboro, music for Martin Luther King weekend, and much much more!

 This program will air on Sunday January 19th from 7-10 p.m. This week's calendar announcements: The Spice on Snow Festival will be taking place all over Montpelier from Friday January 24th through Sunday January 26th .  Featured performers include Bruce Molsky, Two Cents in the Till, Last Train to Zinkoff, Mark LeGrand, and many many more.

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Grammy nominees, instrumental aces, and lots of wonderful new releases!

 This program will  air on Sunday, January 12th, from 7 - 10 p.m. This weeks calendar announcements: Richard Ruane and Beth Duquette, Tammie award winners for Best Folk Album 2019, perform with special guest Mitch Barron at Brandon Music on Saturday January 18th.

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We start the year off with mandolins, Memphis soul, Barry McGuire, and much much more!

This program will air on Sunday January 5th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

"P.M. Sundays" at the Richmond Congregational Church presents The Dunham Shoe Factory on Sunday January 12th at 4:00 p.m. 

Spruce Peak Arts presents Martin Sexton on Saturday January 11th at 7 p.m. 

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Previews of the huge number of local music performance this week, and also a recap of some of our favorites from 2019.

This program will air on Sunday December 29th from 7 - 9 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

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Celebrating our 24th annual Light Show with songs of darkness and light - Happy solstice week....the days are getting longer again!

This program will air on Sunday December 22nd from 7 - 10 p.m.

There are no calendar announcements for this week...happy holidays to us all !

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Celebrating our 24th annual Light Show with songs of darkness and light - Happy solstice week....the days are getting longer again!

This program will air on Sunday December 22nd from 7 - 10 p.m.

There are no calendar announcements for this week...happy holidays to us all !

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Dancing through the dark days with nice warm music!

This program will air on Sunday December 15th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Stories for a Winter’s Eve, a special variety show featuring music with Patti Casey and Pete Sutherland, will be held at the Old Meeting House in East Montpelier on Saturday December 21st with two shows, one at 3 p.m. and one at 7 p.m.

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Moving day times 3, English waltzes and French fiddle tunes, a happy 70th birthday wish to Tom Waits, and much much more!

This program will air on Sunday December 8th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Alex Smith will be performing "mountain folk" music for the Burnham Music Series at Burnham Hall in Lincoln on Saturday, December 14th at 7:30 p.m.

The Music Box in Craftsbury presents the Michael Hahn Trio on Saturday December 14th.

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