Eisteddfod-NY logo designed by Howard Glasser

Eisteddfod - NY

A Festival of Traditional Music

November 16-18, 2007
at The Renaissance Charter School, 35-59 81st St, Jackson Heights, Queens, NYC

(Easily reached from Times Square and Grand Central by No. 7 subway)
(By car, Triboro or Whitestone Bridges to nearby I-278. See parking information )
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What is the Eisteddfod? Performers Emcees Schedule Sponsors Marketplace Advertising Information Directions Housing Pricing Volunteering
Performers (alphabetical order) 

Ethnomusicology Sessions

Concert Emcees

Download a printable pdf flyer (220K)   Download a printable single-sided 8x14 pdf flyer for posting (150K)

Schedule Outline -- Tentative full schedule and workshop grid

The Eisteddfod will offer a variety of workshops that range from "mini-concerts" to illustrated panel discussions to hands-on demonstrations and participatory singarounds. Bring your instruments and voices!

Friday 16 November

Saturday 17 November Sunday 18 November
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Festival Marketplace

The Marketplace will offer CDs etc. from the performers and others, plus a variety of crafts and information on local organizations.
If you are interested in taking part, send an email
Preliminary List of vendors


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Advertise in the Souvenir Program Book

Every Eisteddfod-NY attendee will receive a copy of our Souvenir Program Book, which contains details of the performers, schedule, and more. The deadline for inclusion is 6 November 2007. Full payment must accompany copy. Send check made out to FMSNY to Heather Wood, 444 West 54th Street #7, New York NY 10019. For inquiries or questions, please send an email.

Display Ad Rates

Ad Size Cost Width Height
Full Page $100 4-5/8" 7-3/4"
Half Page $50 4-5/8" 3-3/4"
Quarter Page $25 2-1/4" 3-3/4"
Eighth Pagae $13 2-1/4" 1-3/4"

Pricing

Early-Bird Special (Deadline 12 November) Buy tickets online:  non-members,  members
  Note: new extended deadline
  General Public Members of Sponsoring
and Supporting Organizations
 
All-Festival Pass $75 $65
Kids under 9 free. Kids 9-18, students, limited income: half the above prices. 

At the Door

  General Public Members of Sponsoring
and Supporting Organizations
 
All-Festival Pass $85 $75
Saturday only (including concert) $50 $45
Sunday only (including concert) $40 $35
Concert only (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, each) $25 $20
Workshops only (Saturday) $25 $20
Workshops only (Sunday) $20 $15
Family Concert (Saturday 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.) Free Free
Kids under 9 free. Kids 9-18, students, limited income: half the above prices. .

Buy tickets online

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Volunteering

There is a limited number of openings for volunteers, who will receive free admission in exchange for approximately six hours of work. Jobs include:

If you are interested, please email for details


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Sponsored by:

The Folk Music Society of New York., Inc. / New York Pinewoods Folk Music Club
444 West 54th St #7, New York NY 10019
The Renaissance Charter School, 35-59 81st St, Jackson Heights, Queens
The Folk Song Society of Greater Boston
The Folklore Society of Greater Washington
This event has been produced with the financial assistance of the May Gadd/Phil Merrill Endowment Fund of the Country Dance and Song Society
we greatfully acknowledge the support of Congressman Joseph Crowley

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Information

If you would like to be added to our e-mail list and be updated on developments on an ongoing basis, send us your e-mail address
Questions? send an email or, if necessary, Phone: (718) 426-8555 or (212) 957-8386.

Press and Media Information


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Directions

The Renaissance Charter School is at 35-59 81st Street in Jackson Heights, Queens, NY.
(between 35th and 37th Avenues)


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Housing

Here is a list of area hotels (Word format). We will try to find housing with volunteers if we can. Please inquire by email, with basic information such as your contact details, number of people, allergies to pets, etc.

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