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At the heart of English folk
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Martyn Joseph

Exclusive interview: Martyn Joseph

The Winter/Spring 2017 season of music at Cecil Sharp House kicks off with a performance from Welsh singer/songwriter Martyn Joseph on 19 January. Ahead of the show, we had a chat with Martyn about his involvement in the Sweet Liberties project, performing solo, his guitar technique and more.

Theatre Ballads

New commission 'The Theatre Ballads' now on sale

We are delighted to announce that all performances of our new commission, The Theatre Ballads, funded through the PRS for Music Foundation’s Talent Development Partner scheme, are now on sale.

Folk Educators Group

Folk Educators Group Practitioner Development Day

The next action-packed practitioner development day from EFDSS' Folk Educators Group will take place on 21 November at the Birmingham Hippodrome, in partnership with DanceXchange and co-chaired by Jan Reynolds (Folk 3D) and Pam Bishop (The Traditional Arts Team).

Festive Favourites at the Folkshop

Festive Favourites at the Folkshop

With only a few weeks to go until Christmas is once again upon us, the Folkshop is your first port of call for cards and gifts for your folky friends.

Book now for our Winter / Spring season

Winter / Spring season of music at Cecil Sharp House

As 2016 rapidly draws to a close, we're looking ahead to a really special programme of music at Cecil Sharp house to kick off the new year.