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Central Pennsylvania's grass-roots voice for folk music and dance!

Upcoming Events

Sat, January 29 - Windborne

Windborne Harrisburg
“The most exciting vocal group in a generation”: Windborne combines bold and innovative harmonies, styles from around the world, and a vocal blend that comes from longtime friendship and lots of practice. They also carry on the alliance of folk music and social activism, breathing new life into songs of change from the past that still ring true in modern times. LIVE IN PERSON! Saturday, January 29 at Fort Hunter Barn, Harrisburg. MORE

January '22 - Congratulate our Executive Directors!

Peter Winter Lee becomes the Executive Director of the Susquehanna Folk Music Society on January 1, 2022. Please join us in welcoming Peter to his new role! Peter is active in the local music scene and has served on SFMS's Board of Directors for several years. Read more about him here.

Peter is stepping into the shoes of Jess Hayden, who is retiring after 20 years as our Executive Director. Please join us in wishing Jess all the best as she embarks on this new adventure.

Sat, February 12 - Winter Coffee House

Winter Coffee House Harrisburg
Our Coffeehouse returns to Fort Hunter! We'll bring you some terrific music from local and regional acoustic musicians. Interested in playing? Apply now! LIVE IN PERSON - FREE Coffeehouse concert on Sat, February 12 at Fort Hunter Barn, Harrisburg. MORE

Sun, February 20 - The Lonesome Ace Stringband

The Lonesome Ace Stringband Harrisburg
This old-time stringband with bluegrass chops plays some righteous folk and country music, with a sound that's like no other band. Their depth of groove and sense of space is uncommon in bluegrass; their instrumental interplay and vocal blend is uncommon in old-time. This will be an outstanding show. LIVE IN PERSON! Sun, February 20 at Fort Hunter Barn, Harrisburg. MORE

Sun, March 6 - Téada

Téada York
International touring artists return to our stage!!   Téada (meaning “strings” in the Irish language) revels in the vibrant traditional music of Ireland. “If there is a better new band on the Emerald Isle, they must be very, very good,” Scotland's Edinburgh Evening News wrote of Téada's 2003 debut album. LIVE IN PERSON! Sun, March 6 at The Studio, Appell Center for the Performing Arts in York. MORE

Sat, April 9 - The Honey Dewdrops

The Honey Dewdrops Harrisburg
Acoustic Americana with gorgeous vocal harmonies. Baltimore Magazine says, “their sincere, stripped-down songwriting is just the kind of music we need more of. This music is sweet to the ears, easy on the heart, and will stick in your mind for some time to come.” LIVE IN PERSON! Sat, April 9 at Fort Hunter Barn, Harrisburg. MORE

Wed, April 27 - Dom Flemons - FREE TO MEMBERS!

Dom Flemons - FREE TO MEMBERS! Harrisburg
With a repertoire that spans over a hundred years of early American popular music, Dom Flemons calls himself “The American Songster.” SFMS audiences have loved his stellar musicianship on multiple instruments, his personable stage presence, and the depth of knowledge he shares about the Black American experience through music. LIVE IN PERSON! Wed, April 27 at the WITF Public Media Center, Harrisburg. MORE
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Sat, May 7 - The Kennedys

The Kennedys Harrisburg
Folk duo Pete and Maura Kennedy blend country, bluegrass, Western swing and janglepop in a joyous musical mashup that stretches from New York's East Village to Austin, Texas. At well over a million miles of roadwork, and now over 100 pandemic-easing weekly livestreams, they show no signs of slowing down in any way. LIVE IN PERSON! Sat, May 7 at Fort Hunter Barn, Harrisburg. MORE