Traditional music and the people who make it
Tune in from your classroom or home and discover a world of traditional music!
Carry On is a weekly, 30-minute YouTube Live program for 6th-12th grade students hosted by musical explorer and TikTok sensation Hal Walker. Each episode, Hal will interview a musician who plays traditional music. Musicians will be selected by Laura Lewis, artistic director of the Lake Erie Folk Fest. Get ready to learn about exciting cultural traditions from across the US and around the globe including Cajun, Bluegrass, Hawaiian, Blues, Irish, Native American, Mexican, Old-time, and much more.
Weekly programs will be live on YouTube allowing students to interact with comments and questions. After the live broadcast, the programs will be archived for later viewing and discussion. The program will launch its first program on September 14th and run throughout the school year.