Traditional Arts in Upstate New York. Traditional Arts of Upstate New York
53 Main Street
Canton, NY 13617
(315) 386-4289


Each year TAUNY recognizes legends who have mastered and conserved family, community, and regional arts or traditions, and are committed to preserving and passing them on to future generations. The 2014 North Country... (MORE)

TAUNY Heritage Award winner Ermina Pincombe had the music in Her. She died on August 18th, and... (MORE)

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Kindred Pursuits: Folk Art in North Country Life

A nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the folk culture and living traditions of New York's North Country. Explore this site to discover the diverse customs and traditions--like storytelling, music, crafts, foodways, and folk art--that make life special in our region, from the St. Lawrence River to the Adirondack Mountains.
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Life on North Country Dairy Farms

Slices of Main Street, Canton

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Songs to Keep Documentary
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