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At the heart of English folk


Eliza Carthy

Competition: Win tickets to see Eliza Carthy, Martin Carthy and Martin Simpson at the Barbican with Topic Records

We are delighted to be able to offer five pairs of tickets to two special 'An audience with...' events, celebrating the history of Topic Records.

English Dance and Song, Winter 2016

Winter 2016 edition of EDS out now

The winter edition of EDS is out now!

Film of National Youth Folk Ensemble’s first residential course

Over the October half term, the first residential course for the National Youth Folk Ensemble took place at Halsway Manor in Somerset and it was a great success!

EFDSS activity across the country mapped out

We have had a busy and happy year delivering folk music and dance creative learning projects, events, performances, training courses and conferences all over England!

Spring 2017 Workshops

Saturday Folk Music Workshops return for 2017

Whether you want to learn to play from scratch, or improve your technique and musical confidence, come and enjoy high quality teaching from professional folk musicians at Cecil Sharp House.