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The Sunday Before Fat Tuesday !

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photo courtesy of Warner Records
The one and only Dr. John Rebennack

Mardi Gras in New Orleans and on the Cajun prarie, Vermont songbirds, and much much more !

This program will air on Sunday February 27th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

The young Cajun band Amis du Teche will give a livestream performance to benefit the Tom Sustic Fund. Presented by Young Tradition Vermont. The event will be broadcast as a livestream on the Young Tradition Vermont Facebook page and YouTube channel on 3/1/22 starting at 7pm.
The program will also be available on Facebook at this link: https://fb.me/e/2gqGQNwWP
viewable during the live presentation and after it’s over.

The Chandler Main Stage in Randolph presents Vermont multi-instrumentalist Spencer Lewis in a live performance on Friday March 4th at 7 p.m. Tickets are pay what you can.

The Barre Opera House ushers in St. Patrick’s Day early with one of the Emerald Isle’s most popular and respected folk acts. Ye Vagabonds, consisting of brothers Brian and Diarmuid Mac Gloinn , take the stage on Saturday, March 5th at 8 p.m..

The Back o' town Cajun band will perform at a Cajun Mardi Gras Dance Party at The Brewery at Four Star Farms in Northfield, MA on Friday March 4th from
6-9 p.m.

The Young Tradition Vermont Youth Commission will be playing at the Deborah Rawson Library in Underhill on Sunday March 6th at 2 p.m.

The Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs, NY presents Jon Pousette-Dart on Friday March 4th.

Please note: We recommend checking on all live events before planning to attend - because of COVID concerns, many shows change from being in person to being only available online at the last minute!

Robert Resnik has been the host of All the Traditions, VPR;s folk and world music show, since 1996. He is the winner of the 2019 Herb Lockwood Prize In the Arts, an honor that"aims to reward the pinnacle of arts leadership in a state blessed with creative energy disproportionate to its population." He is the first Lockwood Prize recipient chosen for his contribution to music and musicians in Vermont.=.