is a not-for-profit educational organization that exists
to nurture the development and expansion of a vibrant
folk and traditional arts community of performers, organizations
and advocates. In other words, we get together to promote
folk and traditional music, dance and related arts throughout
activities include concerts (national acts as well as
local musicians), dances, festivals, and the renowned
recordings, Acoustic Harvest,
and Fertile Land.
In January, 2000 we released our fourth compilation CD,
known as Fresh Produce.
We hope you find our web site informative. If you have
further questions about Folknet or Folknet events, please
contact us at the address shown below.
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Event(s) Listed in the Folknet Calendar?
Feature: Three Major Venues in NE Ohio
The Kent Stage
Winchester Tavern & Music Hall
Next scheduled meeting: Thursday, December 19, 2013 at
the Guise Park Lodge at 38 Guise Park Drive in Munroe
Falls (Just west of the city hall). The meeting starts
7:00 pm. This will be a full board meeting. The executive
committee and the officers for 2014 will be elected at
the October meeting, the members voted overwhelmingly
to keep Folknet as an independent organization. Elections
were held for new members of the board of trustees. The
new trustees are Mike Harris, "Red" Chrosniak,
Becca Rhoades, Charlie Mosbrook, Joanne Laessig, and Mallory
SanMarco. Bob Sammon had previously been elected. Mary
Jo Clark was also elected to the board at November meeting.
The website for the John Bassette Tribute CD is now
located at www.johnbassette.org.
The compilation cd is available there. It includes
cuts performed by many great local artists, and one
by Tom Paxton. Check it out!