Category Archives: Events

Porcelain figures of a Scandinavian fiddler and a piper
March 23rd, 2018

Free and Open to the Public! April 12-14, 2018. Two days of panel presentations, two nights of Scandinavian Folk Music concerts, and a community dance at Folklore Village.

Memories of Snoose Boulevard, and Return to Snoose Boulevard LP jackets
November 9th, 2017

Joe Salmons, Mirva Johnson, and David Natvig give Traditions in Dialogue lecture, Tuesday, November 14, 5:30-6:30pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

UW-Madison DesignLab logo
November 3rd, 2017

DesignLab consultant Colin Gioia Connors leads Traditions in Dialogue workshop, Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 5:30-6:30pm, College Library, DesignLab Media Studio A, Room 2250.

Stack of 45s with a box of more 45s on top
October 20th, 2017

Nathan Gibson, Ethnic American Music Curator, Mills Music Library, leads Traditions in Dialogue workshop, Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 5:30-6:30pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

Cover of A Great Vision: A Militant Family’s Journey Through the 20th Century, by Richard March
October 16th, 2017

Richard March speaks about his new book, A Great Vision: A Militant Family’s Journey Through the 20th Century, Monday, October 23, 2017, 7:00-9:00pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

Label of Asch 11 H-6006 B (Yi)
September 26th, 2017

Jeanette Casey, Head of Mills Music Library, gives Traditions in Dialogue lecture, Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 5:30-6:30pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

Boxes containing tapes from UW-Madison Oral History Project
September 18th, 2017

Troy Reeves, Head of UW-Madison Oral History Program, leads Traditions in Dialogue workshop, Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 5:30-6:30pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

Robert Andresen (1937–1995) was an avid collector of traditional recordings, a recorder of old-time musicians, and the host of the Northland Hoedown radio show that aired over KUMD-FM, Duluth, Minnesota.
September 8th, 2017

Jim Leary lecture about Bob Andresen kicks off Traditions in Dialogue event series, Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 5:30-6:30pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

Robert Fountain (1917-1996)
August 1st, 2017

Concerts to honor legacy of legendary choral conductor

Molly Picon, wearing a fur and looking at the camera
April 8th, 2017

Free and Open to the Public! April 20-21, 2017. Featuring the Midwest premiere of the recently-restored film Molly Picon, The Celebrated Character Comedienne (1929)