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At the heart of English folk

EFDSS awards funding for new music rooted in the English folk tradition

Eight projects will create new music rooted in English folk, funded by The English Folk Dance and Song Society – England’s national development agency for the folk arts.

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EFDSS programme at English Folk Expo announced

We are pleased to announce the three artists we will be presenting at English Folk Expo in Manchester this October.


Cornwall to host Folk Education Development Day

Our national networking group of folk arts educators is to head to the South West, holding its next practitioner development day in Liskeard, Cornwall.

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Murri Celebrates The Golden Thread

Thursday 28 June sees an exciting evening of craft, dance and music come to Cecil Sharp House, in celebration of The Golden Thread Project, exploring the links between UK and USA folk song.

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GDPR for folk musicians

Are you ready for GDPR?