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Summer Sessions 2024 | Musical Explorations | Traditional Folk Music | Open to all Instruments

Tuesday, July 09

1:00 pm

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Cost: $30

In this workshop we will learn how to play traditional melodies and dance tunes with groove and rhythm. Participants will be led through international and American tunes by ear by master fiddler Aldo Lavaggi.  Harmonies and rhythmic accompaniments will be explored during this  jam at this friendly folk music workshop.

Open to all instruments 

NYSSMA level 3 & above

Aldo Lavaggi

Financial Assistance

No musician has been denied participation in an ESYO ensemble because of financial need. Need based financial assistance is available for this program.  If you have not previously completed a Tuition Assistance form please do so now. Just click on this link to get to the correct page on the ESYO website.  If you have already submitted a form for this season, there is no need to complete a new one.  Once you have completed the form, please email Lisa Stulmaker at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for help in processing your registration.

Summer Sessions

At ESYO's Summer Sessions, you'll study your instrument with professional chamber musicians, learn new skills, enjoy the great outdoors, and make new friends before rehearsals begin.

Sign up for one or more sessions and get a jump start on the 2024-2025 season. Bring your friends! Many of the ESYO Summer Sessions are open to non-ESYO members.