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At the heart of English folk


We are grateful to the following organisations for working with us on the National Youth Folk Ensemble programme:

Anvil Arts

Birmingham Conservatoire

Cambridge Junction

Cambridge Live 

Colston Hall 


Derby LIVE

Exeter Phoenix

Halsway Manor

Leeds College of Music

mac Birmingham 

The Met

The National Centre for Early Music

Royal Northern College of Music

Sage Gateshead

Shrewsbury Folk Festival 

Sidmouth Folk Week


Whitby Folk Week 

Wren Music


  Arts Council England

National Youth Folk Ensemble on Instagram

See highlights from the Ensemble's residential courses and performances