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TAUNY, Traditional Arts in Upstate New York

A new film documents the work of Marjorie Lansing Porter, a woman who traveled the Adirondacks collecting rare folk songs that are being rediscovered 60 years later. more

Dec 2, 2013 11:36 AM Press Releases

Songs To Keep: Mountain Lake PBS is teaming with SUNY Plattsburgh and Traditional Arts in Upstate New York to produce a documentary celebrating folk music of the Adirondacks and the work of Marjorie Lansing Porter more

Jul 29, 2013 3:26 PM News

An Adirondack artist discovers the talent of carving totem poles passed on by her native ancestors and her father. more

Jul 26, 2013 8:48 AM Arts & Culture

Mountain Lake PBS Producer Paul Larson discusses Songs To Keep, a new documentary celebrating folk music of the Adirondacks and the work of Marjorie Lansing Porter. more

Jul 26, 2013 8:48 AM Arts & Culture

We team up with TAUNY to bring you the story of an artist trying to save the North Country and Quebec craft of wagon wheel rug making from becoming extinct. more

Jun 6, 2013 3:32 PM Arts & Culture

Folk artist David Nichols is a musician who can create the very instruments that he loves to play. He builds guitars that look and sound beautiful, using materials from as far away as Russia and as close as the Adirondacks. more

Nov 19, 2012 12:56 PM Arts & Culture 10 Comments

Thrift stores and closets provide the material for the the beautiful hooked rugs created by folk artist Prudence Matthews. more

Oct 15, 2012 2:21 PM Arts & Culture

Veteran's Coming Home is a national project to bridge the military/civilian divide. MLPBS is proud to be a part of this effort.