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At the heart of English folk

Monday Folk Choir Workshops

Learn folk songs from England, the British Isles and beyond.


Who is it for?

Suitable for adult singers over the age of 16 and for all abilities. Material is taught by ear.


What can I learn?

Explore choral folk song arrangements in a relaxed and friendly environment without the pressure of public performance.


When does it take place?


Autumn Term 2016

19, 26 September | 3, 24 October | 7, 21 November | 5 December, 7-9pm

Fee: £70 (£56 concessions)

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Who leads the choir workshops?

The autumn term Monday Folk Choir Workshops will be led by Aimée Leonard.

Aimée Leonard is from Orkney and has been involved in folk music from childhood. Previously, Aimée performed all over the world with the band ‘Anam’ and released several albums with them through the JVC label. She is an experienced workshop leader and regularly works as a singing teacher, musical director and song collector. She has a passion for ensemble singing and has led folk choirs since 2005 including the Song Shop Women’s Choir from Orkney and presently the Dulwich Folk Choir in South East London. Aimée runs workshops which are relaxed, informative and confidence building for every participant.


How can I take part?

Enrolments for the autumn term are now open!

To enrol, please complete an enrolment form (available from the Downloads section at the bottom of this page) and return it to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Enrolment forms can also be posted back to Cecil Sharp House - our full address is detailed on the enrolment form.

Payment for the course can be made by credit/debit card or cheque. To pay by card, please call 020 7241 8953. If you would prefer to pay be cheque, please make it payable to 'EFDSS' and send to Cecil Sharp House for the attention of the Education Department. 



Monday Folk Choir Workshops enrolment form (word)
Monday Folk Choir Workshops enrolment form (pdf)