The English Folk Dance and Song Society has appointed three new members to its Board: Laura Jones, Ayub Khan MBE and Steve Roud.
The English Folk Dance and Song Society has announced three ambitious new ‘Perspectives on Tradition’ cross-cultural creative residencies at Cecil Sharp House, London’s home of English Folk. Each of the residencies will look at notions of culture, tradition, collecting, cross-pollination and fragmentation of music, working with Ian Carter and Nicola Kearey (Stick In The Wheel, From Here Records).
Call-out for artists: towards a cross-cultural creative learning programme
The English Folk Dance and Song Society is developing a new project to explore, share and create artistic connections between English traditional folk music and dance, and folk traditions originating from outside Europe.
London Youth Folk Ensemble received a Music for Youth Connects Award with The Musicians Union in 2018/19. Ensemble member Elye Cuthbertson reports on their activities...
The English Folk Dance and Song Society has announced four recipients of its highest award, the Gold Badge.