The Golden Link Folk Singing Society

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Mental_Gears.jpgNominations are Open for the 2018 Sounding Board!  Have you ever wanted to apply your mental powers to the machinery behind the scenes at Golden Link?  Now's your chance!  If you are interested in serving on Golden Link's board, or know someone who you would like to nominate, we'd love to know about it.  You can get more details, find out about the positions, and throw a hat in the ring by going to the Nominations Blog Post.

Schedule-image.pngOur 2017-18 Concert Series is just beginning! Our concert chair and the Golden Link board has been working behind the scenes to bring you an incredible new concert series this year.  From old favorites like John McCutcheon and Richie & Rosie, to new groups to the Golden Link audience like RUNA and Ladin & Terry, to folk legends like Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary, this year's season has more to offer than ever before!  There's something for everyone.  Some of the concerts are listed below and on our Concert Page, and tickets are available for sale now.  To see the full line up, check out our Blog Post covering the full season. 

CanalStreetStringBand_600.jpgOctober 21 - The Canal Street String Band presents Folk and Blues Roots of the Grateful Dead. Join us as this unique event kicks off our concert season and discover the stories behind some of the Grateful Dead's iconic music.  Even if you're not a Deadhead, you'll love the Canal Street String Band's renditions of their songs using a wide variety of instruments, both traditional and unusual.  Don't miss it!  Tickets and details are Here.

Potpourri_and_Jam_400.jpgOctober 31st - The 2017 Potpourri Jam groups have been selected! - This unique Golden Link event pairs people at random to form groups that learn songs together and then perform them.  Check out the groups performing this year, and details about the concert by Clicking Here.

Peter_PR_shot_2017_small_frame.jpgNovember 4 - Peter Yarrow – of Peter, Paul and Mary at the Hochstein School of Music & Dance. In concert, he weaves a narrative of his life in music and politics, punctuated with renditions of the iconic songs we all know and love, such as "Puff, the Magic Dragon" and "Day is Done." We have also planned a special, Personal Meet and Greet with Peter Yarrow before the concert, with very limited attendance! The meet and greet tickets are an additional purchase, but also provide you with reserved, premium seating at the concert.  Click here to purchase your Concert Tickets.  If you've already purchased your concert tickets, here's more details on how to Meet Peter Yarrow.

Richie_Rosie.jpgDecember 9 - Ritchie and Rosie! Golden Link welcomes this dynamic pair back to our concert stage for our final concert of the 2017 year.  Their music is steeped in the traditions of Americana, Appalachian folk, blues, and more, creating a unique folk blend. Make this concert evening an unforgettable addition to your holiday schedule!  For tickets, details, and a preview video, Click Here.

gllogo2gold.jpgNew, Easy Way to Support Golden Link! - If you're renewing your membership, or becoming a new member, we have a new way to show you care about folk music.  You can now become a member at the Folk Friend or Gold Patron level to support Golden Link's efforts to promote folk music.  Read more about it here on our Blog Post, or go to our Membership Page to take advantage of these new levels!

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  • commented 2016-08-11 13:34:39 -0400
    Myles – Participation in the Members Showcase concert is a benefit of membership. To sign up for a member showcase, you or one person in your group must be a paid Golden Link member.
  • commented 2016-08-01 12:09:54 -0400 · Flag
    Barb – to see or change your newsletter and email options, select Member Subscriptions under the Members menu (you have to be logged into the site). But you are currently setup to get the paper newsletter.
  • commented 2016-08-01 11:39:28 -0400
    I love the website. Looks great! However, please continue to (snail) mail a hard copy newsletter to me. Some habits die hard… like reading beloved newsletters that stack up on my kitchen counter. Thanks
  • commented 2016-06-02 00:14:35 -0400
    Mitzie, I’ll get in touch with you tomorrow to help you with downloading the newsletter.
  • commented 2016-06-01 22:36:37 -0400
    Color paged Newsletter!
    Larger font also!!!
    Thanx gang!!!
  • commented 2016-06-01 15:04:15 -0400 · Flag
    I can’t seem to see the calendar or to figure out how to download the newsletter. However….I think that the website is definitely the way to go…. Mitzie Collins
  • commented 2015-09-13 01:04:11 -0400 · Flag
    Linguini – it isn’t necessary to have an account to use the website, view events, the community calendar, etc. You only need an account if you want to receive email notifications from us regarding upcoming events, or to purchase tickets for them. If you want to view the Members section, then you do have to purchase a membership, and you would need an account on the website for that.
  • commented 2015-09-12 10:38:00 -0400
    why is it necwssary to have an account to view details of your group? i’m giving it a try butt with the risks of spam etc it leaves a bad feeling. it’s un folky
  • commented 2015-08-14 10:23:36 -0400
    The new website is a terrific improvement. Keep up the great work!