Welcome to the New Mexico Folk Music and Dance Society Website!

FolkMADS is a non-profit organization which promotes and teaches traditional music and dance. Our reach includes Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and Taos.


Featured News:

The ballots have been cast and counted and the following FolkMADS members have been elected to serve us from January 2018 December 2019:
  • Sol Lederman
  • Robin Gurule
  • Lindsay Taylor

Feel free to contact any of our board members with comments or thoughts on the operation of FolkMADS!

 


We have a whole new series of blog posts! Check them out here. 


MUSIC

Music is the founding principle of FolkMADS. Find out more about local bands, practices, concerts, and jams on the Music page.

DANCE

Contra Dance and English Country Dance are our most frequent dances. We also host cross step waltzing events and occasionally throw in some Squares and Morris dances too. More information and a complete calendar of events can be found on the Events page.

CALLING

Callers are the bridge between the musicians and the dancers. Navigate to the Callers page to find out more about regional callers and how to learn to call.

NEWS

FolkMADS creates many opportunities for music and dance. See what we’re up to!


Additional Resources

FAQ
Photo Gallery
Video Gallery
About FolkMADS
Links

New Mexico Folk Music and Dance Society