English Folk Song and Dance Society
English Folk Song and Dance Society is the home of English Folk music. Located at Cecil Sharpe House in London its aim is to "maintain itself as a centre of excellence for the study, practice and dissemination of traditional English folk song, dance and music". It holds the Vaughan Williams Memorial library of printed publications, music and film and publishes the "Folk Music Journal".
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