FAI News

2015 Invited Artists

October 28th, 2014

The first round of invited Official Showcase Artists has been announced. Register for the Conference now for your chance to meet these amazing artists and so many more! read more »

FAI Air Advocacy Committee

October 16th, 2014

The Folk Alliance International Board of Directors has recently established the FAI Air Advocacy Committee, which helps with issues associated with traveling with musical instruments.  read more »

FOLK STORE BLUEGRASS JAM THIS SATURDAY!!!

October 14th, 2014

Saturday, November 1 (11:00am – 2:00pm)Bluegrass Workshop and Jam Session hosted by banjo great Mark Franzke.Bring your guitar, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, bass, etc and jam with the finest pickers in the Kansas City area.  Beginner and intermediate group lessons will be available in the early hours and then we will jam. read more »

FIRST WINTER MUSIC CAMP INSTRUCTORS ANNOUNCED

September 29th, 2014

Bela Fleck (banjo), Abigail Washburn (banjo), Byron Berline (fiddle/mandolin), Alan Munde (banjo), Roland White (mandolin/guitar), Redd Volkeart (guitar), James Hill (ukulele), Gary Allegretto (harmonica), Pops Bayless (ukulele), Danny Fowler (guitar), Betse Ellis (fiddle), Freebo (bass), Russ Wever (steel guitar), Bill Kirchen (guitar), Ken Perlman (banjo), Alan Jabbour (fiddle), Chad Graves ... read more »

FAI LAUNCHES NEW MUSIC FAIR FOR THE PUBLIC AND CONFERENCE/CAMP REGISTRANTS

September 29th, 2014

Folk Alliance International presents2015 FAI MUSIC FAIR AT THE SHERATON CROWN CENTER KANSAS CITY HOTELThursday, February 19 – Sunday, February 22, 2015 read more »

Keynote Speaker: Commander Chris Hadfield

September 2nd, 2014

We are thrilled to announce that International Space Station social media star Commander Chris Hadfield will be a Keynote Speaker for the 2015 Folk Alliance International conference. Find out more at this ... read more »

FAI Radio - Tune in Today

July 27th, 2014

Did you know FAI has its own RadioPlayer? Brought to you by the good people at DeliRadio, it features the Official Showcase artists from the 2014 Conference. read more »

FAI welcomes your Tax Deductible DONATIONS

July 15th, 2014

Folk Alliance International exists to as a registered 501(c)3 charity to: nurture, engage and empower the international folk music community — traditional and contemporary, amateur and professional — through education, advocacy and performance. read more »

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Upcoming Events
EDDIE OWEN PRESENTS: Caroline Aiken, Hannah Thomas, Danielle Howle in the round
11/1/2014
8pm
The Red Clay Theatre, Duluth, GA

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Bluegrass Jam @ The Folk Store
11/1/2014
11:00am
The Folk Store, Kansas City, MO

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