Videos from NYSCA Living Traditions
Yaad Piya Ki Aaye
A rendition of a popular thumri song.
Nicolas Carter plays the Paraguayan harp.
Nicolas Carter on the Harp
Nicolas Carter provides a tutorial about the Paraguayan harp.
LAM Inspirational Choir
Two women perform two timeless traditional spirituals.
Living Traditions is an initiative of the Folk Arts Program of the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) in partnership with City Lore, which produces and administers this site. NYSCA’s Folk Arts Program supports activities designed to sustain local traditions and broaden opportunities for general audiences to experience folklife. It funds non-profit organizations to produce public programs, document traditions, carry out apprenticeships, operate folk arts organizations and engage in statewide initiatives.