Folk Festival reaches the big 4-0.
40th Annual University of Chicago Folk Festival of
Traditional American Music will go on the boards in Mandel Hall
February 4-6, 2000. Information regarding the Folk Fest appears
on our Web site, http://www.mcs.net/~uofcfolk.
celebrate our 40th consecutive year, we would like to hear from
alum attendees, planners, and especially, presidents and co-presidents
of years past. Please contact me at email@example.com
with stories, reminiscences, the highlights of your administration,
radio recently gave the Folklore Society the gift of 35 years
of U of C Folk Festival recordings. The Folklore Society, in concert
with the Music Center of the Harold Washington Public Library
and the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress, is
initiating an archiving and restoration project with those tapes.
People interested in donating to this project may contact us at
my e-mail address, above, for more information.
Earl , AM'80