Explore England's award winning folk arts centre, at the heart of London.
A world-class dedicated folk arts centre, Cecil Sharp House is at the heart of English folk. The House has played host to some of the biggest names in music. A busy schedule of dances, gigs, courses, workshops, lectures and talks awaits!
As one of the most celebrated and legendary music and dance venues in London, Cecil Sharp House is the perfect venue to host your event. Whether you’re promoting a concert, hosting a meeting or looking for a teaching or rehearsal space, this unique venue provides a flexible solution. We can accommodate dance and music classes, private parties, weddings, conferences. Cecil Sharp House is used as a location for films, television programmes and fashion shoots.
Learn lively Cotswold morris dances, complete with hankies and sticks, in this friendly and accessible class.
Learn Lancashire clog dancing, a great northern British tradition, alive and kicking in the south. Classes are suitable for beginners and there’s no need to bring a partner.
Long established and much-loved folk club, with monthly guest nights. Floor singers always welcome.
Join Scots/Gaelic singer, Josie Duncan and Hamish MacCleod before their evening performance at Cecil Sharp House. In this practical workshop, they will share their favourite tunes and songs, and passion for folk music. Suitable for basic to advanced level musicians of any instrument.
Josie Duncan is a singer and songwriter from the Outer Hebrides.
The pairing of violin and melodeon is not a new one, but in the hands of Peter Knight and John Spiers, improvisation and invention meet the listener at every turn.
Wed 8th Jan 2020
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Fri 8th Nov 2019