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

On that subject...

in

Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY)... (MORE)

On Saturday, April 29th from 10:00am - 12:00pm,... (MORE)

The latest Personal Collection Series Exhibit at... (MORE)

Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) will... (MORE)

An exhibit at The TAUNY Center of Sara Lynch’s... (MORE)

Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) will... (MORE)

Traditional Arts of Upstate New York (TAUNY) has... (MORE)

Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) will... (MORE)

The Annual TAUNY Folkstore Holiday Showcase will... (MORE)

On Friday, November 4th from 7:00-8:30 pm TAUNY... (MORE)

A live band, community contra dance will be held... (MORE)

This year TAUNY is celebrating it’s 30th... (MORE)

On Saturday, October 1 at 1:00 pm Folklorist ... (MORE)

Area needleworkers are stitching a signature... (MORE)

Several weekends ago, I was able to accompany... (MORE)

Another of TAUNY’s selections for the 2016... (MORE)

Allow me to officially introduce myself - my name... (MORE)

Molly Hyde is originally from Woodstock, New York... (MORE)

TAUNY has teamed up with littleGrasse Foodworks... (MORE)

TAUNY, Traditional Arts in Upstate New York,... (MORE)

Canton resident Nancy Wilder Palmateer loved art... (MORE)

TAUNY invites the community to help create a... (MORE)

TAUNY has received $20,000 to support an... (MORE)

 TAUNY's 2015 Sugar and Spice gingerbread... (MORE)

 TAUNY's annual open house on Saturday,... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center will host Lee Knight's show... (MORE)

For the 2015 Sugar and Spice competition, you’re... (MORE)

Calling musicians! This coming year, TAUNY will... (MORE)

TAUNY's 2015 North Country Heritage Award... (MORE)

PART OF A NEW SERIES, TAUNY KIDS COOK!To... (MORE)

Alex Smith in Concert Saturday, September 12... (MORE)

Saturday, September 19th 3-8pm OR 6:30-8pm TWO... (MORE)

Join us for this free open house!TAUNY's Welcome... (MORE)

SeaComm is the latest addition of community... (MORE)

TAUNY received $1,000 from the St. Lawrence... (MORE)

As maple season begins to glimmer in the near... (MORE)

The building of the hydroelectric dam facilities... (MORE)

Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY) is a... (MORE)

As we dive into the winter's work here at The... (MORE)

TAUNY is extending an invitation to area knitters... (MORE)

TAUNY's 2014 gingerbread contest, with the theme... (MORE)

At the annual meeting of TAUNY supporters on... (MORE)

QUILT DOCUMENTATION by appointment through the... (MORE)

Each year TAUNY recognizes legends who have... (MORE)

TAUNY Heritage Award winner Ermina Pincombe had... (MORE)

Following the announcement that Mohawk... (MORE)

On Saturday, August 2nd, the Panache Quartet will... (MORE)

Last week the National Endowment for the Arts... (MORE)

Following its debut at the Grasse River Heritage... (MORE)

The foot traffic was heavy at The TAUNY Center... (MORE)

Stop into The TAUNY Center  this Saturday... (MORE)

Do you have a favorite recipe that includes... (MORE)

Science, Art, and Music in the Mountains is a... (MORE)

This Friday, April 25, at 5 p.m., farmers and... (MORE)

Adults and children are invited to join Flip... (MORE)

North Country fishermen were once able to... (MORE)

Registrations are being accepted for TAUNY’s... (MORE)

Want to join your community in celebrating a... (MORE)

Opening at The TAUNY Center on Saturday, February... (MORE)

TAUNY – Traditional Arts in Upstate New York –... (MORE)

Following a break for planning and replenishing,... (MORE)

A classic gingerbread theme garnered the public’s... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center  will remain closed until... (MORE)

The holiday season isn’t complete until you’ve... (MORE)

“Health and happiness shall come to thee, should... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center and North Country Folkstore will... (MORE)

A TAUNY tradition for more than a decade, the... (MORE)

TAUNY’s recognition of SLU’s chapel bell ringers... (MORE)

Are you new to the North Country? Do you want to... (MORE)

Tickets are available for two traditional music... (MORE)

You can catch the second in the series of ... (MORE)

Some of the North Country’s finest artists are... (MORE)

TAUNY will host a reading and book signing for... (MORE)

Do you have an old house you’d like to restore? A... (MORE)

Two Master Gardener volunteers will be at The... (MORE)

ALBANY—The Preservation League of New York State... (MORE)

On Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon,... (MORE)

Traditional dancer and fiddler Jacob Brillhart... (MORE)

This Thursday, March 21, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.... (MORE)

Elizabeth (Libby) Brandt of Canton has been... (MORE)

TAUNY and ANCA – the North Country Adirondack... (MORE)

Looking for something unique, creative, and fun... (MORE)

TAUNY will mark the re-opening of The TAUNY... (MORE)

After the close of business on Saturday, December... (MORE)

The People's Choice award in this year's Sugar... (MORE)

Join perennial favorites Barb Heller and Danny... (MORE)

At TAUNY’s December First Friday Music Jam, board... (MORE)

Rebecca Weld (left) and Felicity Palmer judge... (MORE)

This holiday season, we are once again offering... (MORE)

This year TAUNY celebrates the 20th anniversary... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center and North Country Folkstore... (MORE)

Two local authors will be available at TAUNY on... (MORE)

On Wednesday, June 27, at 7 p.m., at The TAUNY... (MORE)

TAUNY will be at Mare's Wares Arts Fest - and we... (MORE)

Visit The TAUNY Center on Saturday, May 19, for a... (MORE)

Anyone with a song to sing or a story to tell is... (MORE)

TAUNY's spring mini-exhibit, “Pictures in Wool,”... (MORE)

The final “Folk Art in the Afternoon”... (MORE)

Maple sugaring time is coming to the North... (MORE)

Diorama artist Michael Cousino and his images of... (MORE)

Anyone with a song to sing or a story to tell is... (MORE)

Decoys and decoy carvers will be the subject of... (MORE)

TAUNY's winter “Critters & Mittens”... (MORE)

Even if you missed the introduction session of... (MORE)

On Tuesday, January 31, at 3:30 p.m., NCPR’s... (MORE)

Ring in the new year at TAUNY's First Friday... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center and North Country Folkstore are... (MORE)

TAUNY’s Sugar & Spice exhibit boasts one of... (MORE)

Join hosts Barb Heller of NCPR’s String Fever... (MORE)

TAUNY is joining with other downtown Canton... (MORE)

Don’t forget to register your entry in TAUNY’s... (MORE)

During November and December TAUNY’s North... (MORE)

If you need inspiration and instruction for the... (MORE)

TAUNY is celebrating one of today’s most popular... (MORE)

This past Sunday, more than 100 TAUNY members and... (MORE)

Again this year TAUNY will salute local “legends”... (MORE)

This October TAUNY will celebrate and encourage... (MORE)

TAUNY, the St. Lawrence University Greenhouse,... (MORE)

With great excitement and fanfare, The TAUNY... (MORE)

Canton’s annual celebration of art excellence in... (MORE)

For months people traveling down Main Street in... (MORE)

A crew of St. Lawrence University soccer plays... (MORE)

The creator of TAUNY’s award-winning music... (MORE)

At their July meeting, TAUNY's Board of Directors... (MORE)

TAUNY turns 25 in 2011, and the folklife... (MORE)

TAUNY invites members and friends to celebrate... (MORE)

TAUNY invites members and friends to celebrate... (MORE)

Gray & Gray CPAs, P.C., of Canton are... (MORE)

To accommodate the contractors working on the... (MORE)

The “TAUNY at 25” Auction is just around the... (MORE)

TAUNY will join Canton in welcoming paddlers and... (MORE)

There is still room in TAUNY’s First Thursday... (MORE)

Experienced and beginner shape note singers will... (MORE)

TAUNY’s woodcarving workshop series with Ron... (MORE)

Bottle collectors know that in addition to being... (MORE)

TAUNY is 25 this year, and some friends are... (MORE)

TAUNY, the Sustainable Living Project (SLP), and... (MORE)

Join hosts Gretchen Koehler and Barb Heller at... (MORE)

Imaginary Beasts, a mini-exhibit of iron... (MORE)

Maple sugaring time is coming to the North... (MORE)

News of TAUNY's 25th anniversary is spreading... (MORE)

As January turns into February there's plenty... (MORE)

At the first Board meeting of the new year, TAUNY... (MORE)

Whether you’re an experienced shape note singer... (MORE)

This month master woodcarver Ron Riley will... (MORE)

As TAUNY’s 2010 Sugar & Spice... (MORE)

TAUNY's annual Sugar & Spice gingerbread... (MORE)

Usher in the holiday season with a visit to... (MORE)

TAUNY Communications Director Carol Pynchon peers... (MORE)

It's getting messier and more exciting every day... (MORE)

TAUNY’s First Thursday Program for Kids continues... (MORE)

Construction is underway! In the latest... (MORE)

As renovations begin to the exterior and interior... (MORE)

As The TAUNY Center undergoes renovations, the... (MORE)

TAUNY’s Register of Very Special Places (RVSP) is... (MORE)

“Anatomy of a Packbasket,” a traveling exhibition... (MORE)

The TAUNY Center and North Country Folkstore will... (MORE)

Children ages 7 to 10 are invited to a free... (MORE)

TAUNY’s summer exhibit, Sacred Tools: The Work... (MORE)

TAUNY’s North Country Folkstore continues to... (MORE)

This month’s Featured Artist at the North Country... (MORE)

During the month of February, visitors to TAUNY's... (MORE)

At the close of "North Country Noggins," TAUNY's... (MORE)

The committee charged with raising $1.25 million... (MORE)

Surprise gift - louboutin dames for you

Be sure to stop in to The TAUNY Center for all... (MORE)

Woodcarver Ron Riley of Massena will lead a... (MORE)

WORKSHOP POSTPONED, TO BE RESCHEDULED IN... (MORE)

At the annual Member Reception on Friday night,... (MORE)

If you wish to pick up your balsam wreath on the... (MORE)

Many new artists have work in the TAUNY... (MORE)

TAUNY is now taking orders for balsam wreaths for... (MORE)

November 6 & December 4, 20097 to 8:30... (MORE)

2009 Salute to North Country LegendsBest Western... (MORE)

Saturday, December 5, 1 to 3 p.m.Packbasket... (MORE)

TAUNY Gallery Through December 31, 2009... (MORE)

Canton—A documentary about Adirondack song collector Marjorie Lansing Porter has won a New England Emmy. Songs to Keep: Treasures of an Adirondack Folk Collector, produced by Mountain Lake PBS as part of a regional project spearheaded by TAUNY - Traditional Arts in Upstate New York - took the prize for Outstanding Documentary. Producer Paul Larson accepted the award in Boston last week.

The documentary earned the top commendation at the 37thannual Boston/New England Emmy Awards presentation on Saturday, June 7. Part of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, the regional chapter is “the standard-bearer for excellence, honoring original content created for traditional broadcast/cablecast mediums as well as non-traditional and emerging platforms for broadband and portable delivery,”according to their website.

Marjorie Lansing Porter collected more than 300 songs in the Adirondacks with a SoundScriber recorder in the 1940s and 1950s. That collection has been cared for by SUNY Plattsburgh Feinberg Library's Special Collections. In 2013, then TAUNY Program Director Hannah Harvester initiated a collaboration with SUNY Plattsburgh, Adirondack History Center Museum, Mountain Lake PBS, and a group of Adirondack scholars and musicians, to present this largely forgotten regional treasurer to a broader audience. In addition to the documentary, the collaboration produced an album of songs from the collection performed by Adirondack musicians, a song book, a traveling exhibit about Porter’s life, and a concert tour. Funding for the project came from the New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and many individual donors.

On hearing the announcement about the Emmy Award, TAUNY Executive Director Jill Breit said, “We were already very proud of the work our partnership did to share the story of a woman who cared deeply about the history of ordinary people in the Adirondacks. It will be a true pleasure to let her descendants know that people outside our region found the story compelling as well.”

TAUNY is a non-profit organization whose work showcases the folk culture and living traditions of the North Country. For more information about the Songs to Keep project and to order copies of the CD and songbook click here.

Related topics:
Technorati Tags:
[where: 13617]

Note: All images, text and other material found in this website © 2017 TAUNY. All rights reserved.