Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: NYS History in Song
Program category: History
Performing Arts- Other
Program length: 45-60 minutes
Audience level: Family
Audience size: any
Program description: With his voice, guitar, harmonica, and mountain dulcimer, Rich takes you on a musical journey through New York's vast history. Along the way, you'll hear authentic, traditional songs from the region's homes, farms, mountains, waterways, and communities. Often dressed in period clothing, Rich's programs tell the stories of the people of the "Empire State" from the Colonial Period and Revolutionary War to more recent times.
Space/special requirements: none
Travel restrictions: none
Program fee: $351- $500
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: none
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Long Island
Program last updated: 09/15/2015
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Rich Bala
Phone: 845-227-7293
Mailing address: PO Box 179
Billings, NY 12510
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: New York Historical Society, NYC, Upper Nyack Elem. School, Nyack, NY, Haldane Elem. School, Cold Spring, NY, Dobbs Ferry Historical Society, Dobbs Ferry, NY, Weehawken Library, Weehawken, NJ
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 03/01/2018


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