Visiting Artist Residencies

Unprecedented Access

The Visiting Artist program at the Old Town School of Folk Music features some of the world's most exciting musicians, dancers, and teaching artists at work. Through in-house residencies, class visits, one- to two-day workshops, three-day intensives, conversations, jams, and performances, the Old Town School presents teaching artists who enhance and expand the meaning and practice of the folk arts today. Join us to learn from these master artists as they make the Old Town School their Chicago home.


Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre Residency »

Through September 29, 2017

Don’t miss Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre's return to Old Town School of Folk Music!

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Robben Ford Guitar Clinic »

June 15 - 16, 2017

Robben’s clinic focuses on chord building and music theory for beginning, intermediate, and advanced guitarists using blues to teach creative fretboard skills.

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The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000