Missouri Valley Folklife Society
Rating: 0 stars 0 0 review 73
PO Box 5916 Kansas City MO 64171 USA
The Missouri Valley Folklife Society, a volunteer-based, non-profit concert organization fosters the appreciation of music based in or influenced by Celtic & western European folk idioms. Our organization provides opportunities for local, regional and international folk musicians to perform for, educate and interact with audiences in affordable family-friendly environments.
MVFS presents an annual series of 4-6 roots music concerts performed by acclaimed international & local professional roots musicians. Concert artists/dates are scheduled as artists express interest & availability and are approved. For more than 25 years, MVFS has offered >150 concerts featuring roots music from the British Isles, Brittany, Iberia, Cape Breton & the Andes.We offer a family-friendly, smoke-free, alcohol-free environment. Audience members are welcome to stay after concerts to talk informally with the artists who are always happy to discuss music, instruments, & tradition. Post-concert parties are open to all the audience & offer opportunities for local musicians to share tunes & techniques with the artists or among themselves. As an all-volunteer organization, hands-on opportunities are open to all who enjoy traditional music & want to participate in the process of making it heard.4 concerts will be presented in 2008-2009
Filter Reviews by Role
Promote This Nonprofit
GreatNonprofits badges allow you to raise awareness of your favorite nonprofits on your own web sites!
Donor & Volunteer Advisory
This organization's nonprofit status may be in question. You'll need to check recent news about this organization. For more information please visit https://apps.irs.gov/app/eos/forwardToRevokeDownload.do
GreatNonprofits, as an impartial aggregator of reviews, takes no position on allegations made or issues raised by third parties. However, donors and volunteers can read recent news about this organization and determine for themselves whether such information is relevant.
Reviews for Missouri Valley Folklife Society
Get discovered. Invite people to share their experiences about this nonprofit!
I have been privileged to be involved with StoneLion Puppet Theatre for 10 years. I am continuosly amazed by the commitment StoneLion... more »
Anjana P. wrote:
i started out interning at HALO and feel in love with their cause and passion! Its a wonderful organization that is making a difference... more »
Charlotte Street is a dynamic catalytic force in Kansas City's Art community. It supports artists at every stage of their career,... more »
I have been a Literacy Kansas City volunteer tutor for four years, working with teens and adults in need of improving their reading... more »
The Thank You Walt Disney, Inc. organization is preserving and restoring Walt Disney's original animation studio in the midtown... more »