Three grants of up to £1000 each are to be awarded to promising young artists by the Alan Surtees Trust, set up in memory of the much-loved Shrewsbury Folk Festival Director.
Artists at any stage of their careers are invited to apply for funding to pursue creative projects, as part of our Artists’ Development programme.
Alistair Anderson is bringing his new band to Cecil Sharp House on Thursday 15 March. Ahead of their performance, we had a chat with Alistair to find out more about how his new line-up came together, their creative process and plans for the future.
There’s plenty to celebrate in this edition of EDS, including some landmarks to mention at EFDSS itself.
Registration is now open for the National Youth Folk Ensemble free Sampler Days taking place across the country in May and June 2018.