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At the heart of English folk

Schools invited to attend folk gig – from their classrooms

Schools across the UK are invited to enjoy a free online concert celebrating folk and traditional music, with the National Youth Folk Ensemble and one of the UK’s finest folk bandsLeveret – on 21 February, from 1.15pm to 3pm.

Could you help to preserve folk's history?

Your help could preserve folk treasures for future generations

Ever since Cecil Sharp House opened in 1932, our Vaughan Williams Memorial Library has looked after our folk treasures.

Book now for #YouthFolk Sampler Days

Registration is now open for the National Youth Folk Ensemble free Sampler Days taking place across the country in May and June 2019.

Folk Unlimited Launches

Announcing a new folk band in Camden for disabled young people.

Sam Partridge to lead National Youth Folk Ensemble

The English Folk Dance and Song Society is delighted to announce the appointment of Sam Partridge as Artistic Director of the National Youth Folk Ensemble from October 2019, succeeding Sam Sweeney.