Community folk calendar

Community folk music calendar

Updated 8/28/2020

All events are online (“virtual”) unless a location is provided. All times are PDT.  Calendar items or corrections can be sent to SFFMC calendar editor Shelby Solomon at folknikcal@yahoo.com.

Daily at 9am:  Daily Antidote of Song https://revelsdc.org/2020/daily-song/

Daily at noon:  Noony Toons with Shira Kammen https://www.facebook.com/Noony-Toons-105433457786556/

Daily at 5:30pm:  Quarantine Happy Hour hosted by Horsenecks https://www.facebook.com/groups/1106385289724371/

Every Sunday noon:  Margie Butler and Paul Espinoza https://www.facebook.com/goldenboughmusic

Every Sunday 1pm:  Emma’s Revolution workshop: Learn an ER song https://www.emmasrevolution.com/concerts

Every Sunday 1pm:  Kyle Alden https://www.facebook.com/Kyle-Alden-120590675509

4th Sunday 11am: River City mountain dulcimer virtual open mic, info: https://www.rivercitydulcimers.com/

4th Sunday 1pm:  Bluegrass & old-tIme jam, Ocean View Park, Santa Cruz, info luke@playingbyear.com

Every Sunday 2pm:  Daoirí Farrell https://www.facebook.com/DaoiriFarrell/

1st Sunday 2pm:  SCVFA jam on Zoom, info: https://www.fiddlers.org/santa-clara-valley-jams/

Every Sunday 5pm:  Fiddle Hell (fiddlehell.org) online jam https://www.facebook.com/groups/fiddlehellmassachusetts/

     Instructor schedule at https://www.fiddlehell.org/online/online-jams

Every Sunday 6pm:  Michael McNevin https://www.facebook.com/events/1552935691555176/

Every Monday 9:30am: vocal warm-up with Briget Boyle https://www.facebook.com/kitkavocalensemble

Every Monday 11am:  AJ Lee & Blue Summit https://www.facebook.com/BlueSummitmusic/

Every Monday noon:  Annie Patterson leads Rise Up Singing singalong https://www.riseupandsing.org/annie/concerts/online

Every Monday noon:  Mudcat Worldwide Singaround on Zoom, info: joe@mudcat.org

Every Monday noon:  Mamuse https://www.facebook.com/MaMuseMusic/

Every Monday 4pm: John Whelan https://www.facebook.com/john.whelan.142

Every Monday 4pm: learn a tune w/Audrey Knuth, sign up at: http://www.audreyknuth.com/

Every Monday 6pm: Mark & Maggie O’Connor https://ourconcerts.live/shows

Every Monday 7pm:  South Bay “Old Time” jam on Zoom https://zoom.us/j/674748797 pw:[]722286[] (delete brackets)

3rd Monday 7:30pm:  Bay Area Sacred Harp (BASH) sing on Zoom, info board@bayareasacredharp.org

Every Tuesday 10am: Mark & Maggie O’Connor https://ourconcerts.live/shows

Every Tuesday 4pm:  Amelia Hogan https://www.facebook.com/ameliaisaverb/

Every Tuesday 4pm:  Eric & Suzy Thompson https://www.facebook.com/ericandsuzy/

Every Tuesday 4pm:  session (genre varies, from East Coast) https://www.ministryoffolk.com/sessions

Every Tuesday 4pm:  virtual open mic (Boston) https://www.passim.org/live-music/club-passim/openmic/

Every Tuesday 6pm:  The Ould Sod Irish session http://appcordions.com/zoom/

Every Tuesday 6pm:  Terrier https://www.facebook.com/weareterrier/

Every Wednesday 12pm:  Traditional Irish session on Facebook, info: apetvet@gmail.com

Every Wednesday 2pm:  Fiddle Hell (fiddlehell.org) online jam, Instructor schedule at https://www.fiddlehell.org/

     Jam at https://www.facebook.com/groups/fiddlehellmassachusetts/

Every Wednesday 5pm:  Michael McNevin https://www.facebook.com/events/1552935691555176/

Every Thursday 9:30am: vocal warm-up with Briget Boyle https://www.facebook.com/kitkavocalensemble

Every Thursday 6:30pm:  The Shipwrecked Shanty Band https://www.facebook.com/groups/171947164165522/ and outdoors at Quinn’s Lighthouse Restaurant and Pub: 1951 Embarcadero Cove, Oakland

Every Thursday 7pm:  Living Room Choir on Zoom (Sep 10-Dec 3) https://thelivingroomchoir.com/choir-sessions/

Every Friday 2pm:  flatpicking lesson w/Eric Thompson https://www.facebook.com/ericandsuzy/

Every Friday 4:30pm:  Martinez Music Mafia presents https://www.facebook.com/MartinezMusicMafia/

Every Friday 7pm:  Kathryn Rose https://www.facebook.com/kathrynrosefolk

1st Friday 7pm:  Drum circle on Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/[]89053345765[] (delete brackets to use)

Every Friday 8pm:  Amelia Hogan https://www.facebook.com/ameliaisaverb/

1st Friday 8pm:  CCE Irish/Scottish singing session on Zoom, info: mfj@ieee.org

Every Saturday 1pm:  Sin Silver https://www.facebook.com/sin.silver.7

Every Saturday 6pm:  Portland Folk Music Society song circle https://portlandfolkmusic.org/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=748368&module_id=350693

Every Saturday 6:30pm:  Misner & Smith https://www.facebook.com/MisnerandSmith/

Every Saturday 8pm:  The Black Donnellys https://www.facebook.com/theblackdonnellys

Every Saturday 7pm:  ukulele jam, join https://www.meetup.com/San-Francisco-Ukulele-Meetup/

4th Saturday 11am: River City mountain dulcimer virtual jam, info: https://www.rivercitydulcimers.com/


One-Time Events

Scotland Online – various performers online https://scotlandonline.org/ Note concerts times are in the Scottish time

    zone (UTC+1). California time is 8 hours earlier

Tu Sep 1 9am:  registration opens for BOTMC Stringband Contest https://www.berkeleyoldtimemusic.org/contest

Tu Sep 1 7pm:  CA wildfire relief concert https://www.ministryoffolk.com/events/california-wildfire-relief-concert

W  Sep 2 5pm:  Dirk Powell https://www.passim.org/stream/

Th Sep 3 1pm release:  music from Freight & Salvage https://www.downtownberkeley.com/summer2020_arts_fest/

Th Sep 3 5pm:  Golden Shoals https://www.passim.org/stream/

Sep 4-7  Passim Campfire Festival 2-8pm daily https://www.passim.org/live-music/club-passim/campfire-festival/

Sep 4-6  SFFMC Labor Day “Campout” online https://www.sffmc.org/labor-day-campout/

F Sep 4 7pm: online open mic, join: https://www.meetup.com/SouthBayAcousticMusic/events/

Starting week of Sep 6:  music classes from Freight & Salvage https://www.thefreight.org/learn-to-play/classes/

Su Sep 6 4pm:  Casey Murray & Molly Tucker https://www.facebook.com/events/928682667661607/

Su Sep 6 5pm:  Hot Buttered Rum https://www.tinyporchconcerts.com/upcomingshows

Su Sep 6 5pm:  Mara Hruby https://www.piedmontpiano.com/calendar/2020/9/6/mara-hruby

Su Sep 6 6:45pm:  Blame the Whiskey https://www.facebook.com/blamewhiskey

Tu Sep 8 5pm: Michael Doucet & Bruce Molsky https://ourconcerts.live/shows

Tu Sep 8 8pm:  SFFMC Board Meeting, email ed_hilton@yahoo.com for Zoom link

W  Sep 9 5pm:  Sam Robbins & lewloh https://www.passim.org/stream/

Th Sep 10 5pm:  T Sisters https://www.piedmontpiano.com/calendar/2020/9/10/t-sisters

Fr Sep 11 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Sep 12 10am:  vocal workshop w/Khatchadour Khatchadourian to benefit Beirut http://www.kitka.org/events/2020/9/12/a-beirut-benefit-workshop-with-khatchadour-khatchadourian

Sa Sep 12 1pm:  San Mateo virtual folk music sing, join: https://www.meetup.com/San-Mateo-Folk-Music-Meetup/

Sa Sep 12 5pm:  Kathy Kallick https://www.thefreight.org/stream/

Sa Sep 12 5pm:  Leila Milki https://www.facebook.com/leilamilkimusic

Sa Sep 12 5pm:  Cliff Eberhardt https://www.passim.org/stream/

Su Sep 13 3pm:  Emma’s Revolution https://www.emmasrevolution.com/concerts

Su Sep 13 4pm:  Mike Block https://www.passim.org/stream/

Su Sep 13 5pm:  Tiffany Austin https://www.piedmontpiano.com/calendar/2020/9/13/tiffany-austin

M  Sep 14 7pm:  The Freight’s Hoot At Home open mic https://www.thefreight.org/search/?q=freight+at+home

Th Sep 17 11am-9pm St. Patrick’s Day – Take Two https://www.facebook.com/events/2669305753284473

Sa Sep 19 Noon:  Chantey Sing (SF Maritime Park benefit) https://givebutter.com/ChanteySing

Sa Sep 19 5pm:  Jai Uttal https://www.thefreight.org/stream/

Sa Sep 19 5pm:  Kemp Harris https://www.passim.org/stream/

Sa Sep 19 7pm:  Teton tea party circle sing on Zoom, email halih@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Sep 19 8pm:  Christy Moore from Ireland, tickets: https://www.christymoore.com/

Su Sep 20 3pm:  Harry Liedstrand fiddle workshop & jam w/SCVFA https://www.fiddlers.org/celebriy-workshops/

Su Sep 20 5pm:  Maria Muldaur https://www.piedmontpiano.com/calendar/2020/9/20/maria-muldaur

Sep 24-27  Berkeley Old Time Music Convention (BOTMC) https://www.berkeleyoldtimemusic.org/

Sep 25-27  Harvest Festival of Dulcimers http://www.scdh.org/SCDH/Festival%20Main%20Page.html

Fr Sep 25 5pm:  Zoë Lewis https://www.passim.org/stream/

Fr Sep 25 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Su Sep 27 5:30pm:  Ramblin’ Jack Elliott/Willie Watson, Henry Miller Memorial Library outside, Big Sur https://folkyeah.com/#/ramblin-jack-elliott-big-sur-517

M  Sep 28 4pm:  Robbie Pate & Nedelka Prescod https://www.passim.org/stream/

Sep 30–Oct 3  IBMA BlueGrass Live! virtual festival https://worldofbluegrass.org/festival/

Oct 2-4  Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival online http://www.hardlystrictlybluegrass.com/2020/

Fr Oct 9 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Oct 10 Noon-9pm:  virtual El Cerrito Free Folk Festival https://www.elcerritofreefolkfestival.org/

Su Oct 11 11-4pm:  Santa Barbara Old-Time Fiddlers’ Festival online http://fiddlersfestival.org/

Tu Oct 13 8pm:  SFFMC Board Meeting, email ed_hilton@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Su Oct 18 3pm:  Occupella singalong on Zoom, email halih@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Fr Oct 23 8pm:  SFFMC musical meeting, email ed_hilton@yahoo.com for Zoom link

Sa Oct 24:  People’s Music Network fall convergence may be online https://peoplesmusic.org/

Sa Oct 24 5pm:  Emma’s Revolution, buy ticket: https://emmasrevolution.com/tix-sliding-scale

Nov 5-8  Fiddle Hell Online Festival, register https://fiddlehell.org/

Dec 29-31  SFFMC Camp Harmony online https://www.sffmc.org/camp-harmony-online-this-year/


2021

Jan 7-10  Strings Without Boundaries online classes https://www.stringswithoutboundaries.com/

Apr 29-May 2, 2021 Golden Bough Celtic Music Workshops, Camp Sierra, Shaver Lake https://www.facebook.com/events/633850797152904/


Genre Music Calendars Online
 

Genre               Calendar

Bluegrass         Bluegrass Signal:  concert, jam, class, & radio show listings http://www.bgsignal.com/

Bluegrass         California Bluegrass Association (also other calendars) https://www.cbaweb.org/Events/Calendar

Bluegrass         Northern California Bluegrass Society https://ncbs.info/

Celtic                AmeriCeltic: concert, session, & radio show listings https://americeltic.net/

Celtic                Celtic Society of the Monterey Bay: concert, session, & radio show listings https://www.celticsociety.org/

Celtic                CelticSF group, info to join https://groups.io/g/CelticSF

Country Dance  Country Dance & Song Society (CDSS) https://www.cdss.org/community/covid19/online-events

Folk                  Ministry of Folk: concert, session, & teacher listings https://www.ministryoffolk.com/

Old Time           oldtimeSF group, info to join https://groups.io/g/oldtimeSF

Sacred Harp      Sacred Harp Musical Heritage Association: sings and info https://fasola.org/

Ukulele             Got a Ukulele: everything uke https://www.gotaukulele.com/

Saw                  Saw Notes: https://sawnotes.com/