folk music

Registration for National Youth Folk Ensemble Sampler Days now open

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) has invited young people aged 14-18 who can play an instrument confidently to register for one of its National Youth Folk Ensemble Sampler Days. The National Youth Folk Ensemble (NYFE) brings together talented young folk musicians from across England to create and perform… Read more »

Flute-based folk band to headline at Trip to Birmingham TradFest

Award-winning folk band, Flook, is headlining at this month’s Trip to Birmingham TradFest, which runs from 23-26 November 2017 in Birmingham, UK. First formed in 1995, Flook features the flutes of Brian Finnegan and Sarah Allen, the guitar of Ed Boyd and the bodhran of John Joe Kelly. The festival… Read more »