Exploring New Frontiers Workshop

The Exploring New Frontiers workshop hosted by Eccodek with Namgar and DJ Delores at stage 3 on Sunday was most certainly a magical moment for festival goers and volunteers alike.  Check out some of the magic that bringing 3 distinctive and unique sounds from around the world together. Bookmark It Hide Sites

A Festival Poem

One of the smallest committees at the Folk Music Festival is the Video Committee. I interviewed Sid Tan, the coordinator of the group and he was kind enough to share this poem with us. The poem is about the Folk Music Festival and the joys of volunteering. This is not the media debut of this […]

Lantern Committee Volunteer

Say hello to Andrew B. a member of the Lantern Committee who you have probably seen in the procession at the end of the evening. His lantern was quite complex with some LED lights in addition to the traditional candle. He explains some of the building process and gives some hints on how to build […]

Volunteer Since 1982

[singlepic id=21 w=320 h=240 float=left]    Mark White has ben volunteering at the Folk Music Festival since 1982 and his wife usually volunteers too!  He has worked a number of committees during the time and talks about his experiences and the functions of the committees he has served on. Thank you Mark for contributing to so […]

Volunteers in action video Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009

Video of Volunteers doing their jobs for “Volunteer stories”. Collecting stories of Volunteers for Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009. Video by Kryshan Randel, Interview by angel hamilton, video converted by Jonathan Hanley ( Vimeo profile ) Bookmark It Hide Sites

Rock climbing video Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009

Video of Rock climbing for “Volunteer stories”. Collecting stories of Volunteers for Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009. Video by Kryshan Randel, Interview by angel hamilton, video converted by Jonathan Hanley ( Vimeo profile ) Bookmark It Hide Sites

Volunteer video interview at vancouver folk music festival 2009

Video of  Volunteer for “Volunteer stories”. Collecting stories of Volunteers for Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009. Video by Kryshan Randel, Interview by angel hamilton, video converted by Jonathan Hanley ( Vimeo profile ) Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mariana Holmer video interview at vancouver folk music festival 2009

Video of Mariana Holmer for “Volunteer stories”. Collecting stories of Volunteers for Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009. Video by Kryshan Randel, Interview by angel hamilton, video converted by Jonathan Hanley ( Vimeo profile ) Bookmark It Hide Sites

Sylvi MacCormac video interview at vancouver folk music festival 2009

Video of Sylvi MacCormac for “Volunteer stories”. Collecting stories of Volunteers for Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009. Video by Kryshan Randel, Interview by angel hamilton, video converted by Jonathan Hanley ( Vimeo profile ) Bookmark It Hide Sites

Andrea video interview at vancouver folk music festival 2009

Video of Andrea for “Volunteer stories”. Collecting stories of Volunteers for Vancouver Folk Music Festival 2009. Video by Kryshan Randel, Interview by angel hamilton, video converted by Jonathan Hanley ( Vimeo profile ) Bookmark It Hide Sites