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Old Town School of Folk Music

240 reviews on Yelp
Dance Studio
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Open Now·9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Mon:9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Tue:9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Wed:9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Thu:9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Fri:9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Sat:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sun:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
In 1957, folk musician Win Stracke opened a small school teaching folk music in Old Town. Today, Old Town School of Folk Music has moved further north and expan... more
In 1957, folk musician Win Stracke opened a small school teaching folk music in Old Town. Today, Old Town School of Folk Music has moved further north and expanded into not only an internationally known school, but also a performance venue that features many well-known folk performers. Students can learn a variety of ethnic dance and music styles. Sign up to learn how to play blues harmonica, Irish ballad singing, African drumming and much more. There is also a retail store where you can find dozens of books and tapes.... less
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Reviews

  • Jen W.
    Jen W.
    9/24/2018
    I take class here, and I've been to some concerts. It's a great place. There are all sorts of classes for all ages and levels. I take tap dance with Reggio; he's a great teacher and has helped...more
  • Sonia B.
    Sonia B.
    7/1/2018
    I was here for a concert and thoroughly enjoyed the venue. The staff and volunteers were friendly and helpful. The performance space is intimate - no bad seats - and comfortable. It's probably...more
  • Roger B.
    Roger B.
    2/10/2018
    Fair warning to anyone who considers taking ots flamenco class with this poser Mehran. He can't even play his own material without butchering it. But if you make a mistake when you just barely had...more
  • Alyssa W.
    Alyssa W.
    3/28/2018
    Have taken my kids to Wiggleworms for a few sessions. Diana is an experienced, fun, and engaging teacher that always keeps things fresh and entertaining as the kids learn.more
  • Diane H.
    2/25/2018
    Group classes, private lessons, workshops, concerts...there really is something for everyone here! While the quality of the teachers and classes varies, I've been mostly satisfied with the...more