Atlanta Area Friends of Folk Music
Annual Board Meeting Thursday November 9AAFFM will hold its annual official board meeting Thursday, November 9, 7:30 p.m. at the home of Chris and Carol Moser in Lithonia. The board will elect officers and board members and take up old and new business. This is an open meeting; Any AAFFM member (or any other interested person) is welcome to attend. Members are invited to nominate candidates for president, secretary, treasurer, or board member. And we’d value your input on how AAFFM can better serve you and fulfill its mission to promote folk music in our community. For the Mosers' location call 770-482-1209 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you don't wish to attend but would like to make a nomination and/or offer suggestions for us to consider at the meeting, please leave a voice-mail or send an email.
Welcome! This site lists information about folk music and related activities in the greater Atlanta area and the Southeastern U.S. It contains:
- General and recurring information in an expanded directory format
- Links to other folk resources
- See the EVENTS Tab for Fiddler's Green and other AAFFM- sponsored concerts, workshops, and pickin' parties, as well as other events of interest in and around Atlanta.
In email blasts, you'll find details about current events and information on member-only activities like our famous "get-togethers". If you'd like to host a pick-'n-grin, let us know! See the EVENTS tab for upcoming concerts and pickin' parties.
Contact us at email@example.com to host a pickin' party, join our organization, find out about an upcoming concert, party or workshop, or to submit listings to the website.
See the 'History' tab for the history of the organization.
AAFFM sponsors a local monthly coffeehouse, Fiddler's Green, that features concerts that included traditional music, singer-songwriters, poetry and storytelling. As of August, 2016, it is held at First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta. AAFFM Membership benefits include the email blasts (our mailing list will always remain private) and discounts on AAFFM sponsored concerts. Annual membership dues are $15 for individuals and $20 for families, $35 sustaining members. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for membership information or click HERE for our Membership Application.
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After a year of sponsorship, Atlanta Area Friends of Folk Music has successfully completed its role in helping launch the Frank Hamilton School. The folk music school now has its own non-profit status and is thriving independently from AAFFM. The organizations...read more
We’re embarking on an exciting new adventure, fulfilling our mission with what we hope will be the most significant project in our history. Under AAFFM’s sponsorship the musician who co-founded one of America’s most successful folk music institutions nearly six decades ago in Chicago is spearheading an effort to do it all again – this time in Atlanta. [Read More]