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Texas Folklife

Folk and Traditional Arts of Texas


Fulmore MS Stories Listening Party

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 11:15
Event Category: 
Texas Folklife Event


Texas Folklife is proud to present our radio stories from Fulmore Middle School, produced by Fulmore students with assistance from teacher Dani Brandimarte and Texas Folklife producers. Over the past two weeks, Fulmore students have worked on radio production, interviewing, and audio editing techniques, as well as creative writing strategies. This series of five interview-based podcasts is the result of their hard work.

4th Annual Huapango Sin Fronteras Festival

Event Date: 
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 16:00 to Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 00:00
Event Category: 
Texas Folklife Event

Announcing the 4thAnnual Huapango Sin Fronteras Festival
Saturday, May 27th at the Salon Monarca Ballroom
6950 US Hwy 183 Austin, TX 78719

More information coming soon!

Apprenticeships In The Folk & Traditional Arts: Bob Suttie & Charlie, Robbie Bubenik, Czech Polka Accordion

            As children, Robbie and Charlie Bubenik never went longer than a month without a polka show. Whether with their father, Bob Suttie’s group, Texas Legacy Czech Band, or another polka band, the exposure to this music at an early age curated a deep knowledge of the songs and melodies that typify Texas Czech Polka music. It wouldn’t be long before listening turned to playing; as Mr.