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Charlie Baum Getting started with singing ballads? (38) RE: Getting started with singing ballads? 06 Dec 10


depending where in New York you are, I can think of lots of folks who would love to have you meet them and sing ballads with you. Statistically, you're llkely to be in New York City. I can think of lots of folks in New York City (get in touch with the Folk Music Society of New York ). But if you're elsewhere, there are also welcoming balladeers I can think of in places like Albany/Schenectady, the Adirondacks, Rochester, Fredonia, and Ithaca, among other cities. ALL these folks are into other kinds of folk music, too, and would welcome your hymns and spirituals.

--Charlie Baum, who lives in Silver Spring, Maryland, in a neighborhood where ballads are still sung socially

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