American Play Parties (2018 program)

Anne Laskey and Gail Needleman
Music 3 – Rm 219 / 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

We will share a number of play parties for participants to sing and dance or “play.” These will be drawn from the 47 play parties that are available on our website: American Folk Song Collection (, a free and unique website that now contains over 550 songs. [We are not selling anything.]

Anne Laskey is the former director of the Kodaly Center for Music Education at Holy Names University. Gail Needleman, a lecturer in music at Holy Names, and Anne are the creators of the online American Folk Song Collection.