All The Traditions

Sundays at 7:00pm

All The Traditions is VPR's folk and world music show. Host, Robert Resnik loves musical "show and tell," and particularly loves to showcase the many talented musicians who live in the VPR listening area. You can also count on All The Traditions for information about upcoming live performances in our area, and for the lowdown on what's new and interesting in the world of folk music. 

VPR Replay: Listen To All The Traditions Online!

After years of fan requests you can now hear All The Traditions (and My Place) anytime, anywhere as part of the VPR Replay stream. If you miss the show or just want to hear it again, you have two weeks to enjoy the show. Listen with the VPR Replay player or look for Replay on the VPR Audio Player, mobile apps and online streams.

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Where are the playlists for the 2 most recent weeks?

photo by Lionel Decoster; courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

We bid the wild weather of January adieu with songs about the frozen north, rising stars and venerable veterans of the Vermont folk scene, some of the Crescent City's greatest piano players, and much more!

This program will air on Sunday, January 25th from 7-10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

The Deborah Rawson Library in Jericho presents Deb Flanders with special guests Pete Sutherland, Laura Markowitz, John Dunlop, and Sofia Hirsch on Sunday February 1st at 2 p.m.

photo by Alan Fisher, courtesy of Library of Congress/Wikimedia Commons

Along with our perpetual celebration of local music and musicians, this show features some famous songwriters and their equally amazing children.  And Fats Waller !

This program will air on Sunday January 18th from 7 - 10 p.m.

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Image courtesy of Bear Family Records

Songs for deep winter, a preview of an upcoming music festival in Montpelier, Irish and Scots Gaelic singers, and folk and country music classics from Bear Family, one of the greatest of all the record labels that specialize in reissues!

This program will air on Sunday January 11th from 7-10 p.m.

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photo by Rama, Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

We start out 2015 with Leonard Cohen's new album, a trip to Memphis, songs that were and weren't written by Steve Goodman, and, of course, a healthy sampling of music by Vermont artists...

This program will air on Sunday, January 4th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This weeks calendar announcements:

Kina Zore' will be bringing his global sounds of peace and brotherhood to the Tunbridge Town Hall on Saturday, January 10th at the Tunbridge Town Hall in a concert presented by MountainFolk. Showtime is 7:30 p.m., and doors open at 7.

photo courtesy of Young Tradition Vermont

We preview New Year's Eve musical performances all over the VPR listening area, and it's a "localvore" festival -  It's always amazing to explore the huge variety of Vermont-made music!

This program will air on Sunday December 28th from 7 - 10 p.m.

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Our 19th annual "light show," playing all manner of songs pertaining to darkness and light, and to the three winter holidays that are all celebrated in Vermont this week, and only the 4th time in the history of the show that the winter solstice has fallen on a Sunday!

This program airs on Sunday December 21st from 7 - 10 p.m.

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On Friday January 2nd  at 7 p.m. Gypsy Reel will perform at Mojos in Ludlow.

photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

We dance from French Canada to Eunice, Louisiana and from enchanted European woods to Veracruz...whirling and waltzing and line dancing all at the same time....unruffled by the darkest days of December!

This program will air on Sunday December 14th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements

The Social Band will perform part of their Deep Midwinter program on Saturday December 20th at 7:30 p.m. at the College Street Congregational Church in Burlington, and on Sunday December 21st at 3 p.m. at the Charlotte Congregational Church.

photo by Carlos Machado, courtesy of the artist's estate

Thinking about Lhasa de Sela, a brilliant singer from Montreal who lost her life to cancer at age 37, and also some other fabulous world music divas (Irene Farrera, Luisa Maita, and Leyla McCalla) who are thankfully still alive!

This program will air on Sunday, December 7th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Vermont bluesman Dave Keller will be performing solo at the Whammy Bar in Calais on Thursday December 11th at 7 p.m.

BGP!

Lively dance music from Brittany, the UK, and from Vermont to lead into the last few weeks of shortening days, and also sneak previews of new albums in process by The Green Mountain Playboys and the Bluegrass Gospel Project !

This program will air on Sunday November 30th from 7-10 p.m.

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photo by Simon Fernandez, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

A marvelous mix of new releases by old favorite folkie artists and some classic vintage tracks, plus music from Eastern Europe, Trinidad, South Africa, and, of course, Vermont!

This program will air on Sunday November 23rd from 7 - 10 p.m.

This weeks calendar announcements:

Paul Asbell will be performing 2 shows at 4 and at 6 p.m. on Saturday November 29th at Montpelier’s Savoy Theater

Next Stage Arts Project and Twilight Music present Caravan of Thieves Next Stage in Putney on Friday, November 28th at 7:30 p.m. 

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