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Texas Folklife

Folk and Traditional Arts of Texas

Charlie Lockwood

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  • Posted on Wed Aug 14, 2013
    During his tenure at Texas Folklife, Lockwood has overseen a variety of flagship Texas Folklife programs, including the National Endowment for the Arts funded Apprenticeships in the Folk & Traditional Arts and Stories from Deep in the Heart youth radio program, Accordion Kings & Queens, The Big Squeeze statewide youth accordion contest, and Foodways: A...
  • Posted on Tue Oct 4, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMEDIA CONTACT:Sheree Scarborough(512) 922-5483, sheree.scarborough@gmail.com   TEXAS FOLKLIFE ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  Acting Director Charlie Lockwood Accepts Executive Director Position   Austin, Texas – October 5, 2016 – Texas Folklife is pleased to announce that Acting Director Charlie Lockwood has accepted the position of Executive Director....
  • Posted on Fri Mar 13, 2015
    Saturday, May 30: 1:00 - 3:00 pmIntroduction to Middle Eastern Music This workshop will serve as a brief introduction to Middle Eastern music. Topics will include instruments, rhythms, forms, maqam/makam (Arab and Turkish music theory), genres, and styles. Great for dancers wishing to learn more about music and context!  Participants will receive handouts including...
  • Posted on Fri Nov 21, 2014
        Traditional Music of Texas, Volume 1: Fiddle Recordings from the Texas Folklife Archives Read Album Liner Notes Notes by Producers Dan Margolies & Charlie Lockwood Texas Folklife is proud to announce the release of Traditional Music of Texas, Volume 1: Fiddle Recordings from the Texas Folklife Archives, available in CD format on December 5, 2014. ...
  • Posted on Thu Oct 9, 2014
    On Friday October 17th, Atlas Maior will be releasing a double album titled "Palindrome" at Whip In. After months recording, an international tour, and copious amounts of editing, the band is ready to celebrate.Atlas Maior will be paying tribute to this improvised album by featuring several guest musicians during their live performance. Together they will explore composition, and improvisation...

    Atlas Maior - "Hicaz Mandra" on the Infynit Hour