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At the heart of English folk


Are you looking to uncover the wealth of traditional English folk arts? 

Here at Cecil Sharp House there is a varied range of classes, courses, workshops, and special events for adults, young people, children and families.

So whether you’re interested in discovering how to pluck a banjo, shape some morris moves, take part in a family barn dance, or find out about the history of folk song - there will be all of this and much more for you at Cecil Sharp House!

The learning programme at Cecil Sharp House is mostly run by the English Folk Dance and Song Society’s (EFDSS) Education Department – we also deliver learning activities for people of all ages and backgrounds across London and England. Click here to find out more

To find out more and get involved, please follow the links below.

For adults
Classes, courses and Cecil Sharp House Choir

For young people
Holiday courses and ensembles

For families
Family barn dances and events