Louisa Jo better known to most in the folk world as Louis Killen passed away late last week on August 9th. Lou went through a gender change a few years ago; according to a tribute by Heather Wood in SingOut … Continue reading →
Each region of England will be celebrated in a series of day-long courses exploring a wealth of traditional folk songs, from ballads to shanties. Folk Song in England will explore the history, development and purpose of folk songs collected in England, … Continue reading →
Accordionist Shona and guitarist David got married on 10th of August. They also found time to update their Facebook pages. Our congratulations and best wishes to them both.
What was your opinion of the festival? We would like to hear your comments; both good and bad. You will have to register to post – this is purely a measure to prevent spam. Your comments may be held for … Continue reading →
Toby Bennett is a late addition to the Festival line-up. He is a dancer, teacher and researcher with a fascination for traditional step dance, especially the rich tradition of English step clog. Twice a clog dance champion, Toby is a … Continue reading →