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29 Jun

Fiddle School

Improve your fiddle playing in a friendly group, led by Pete Cooper, who teaches fiddle playing by ear.


30 Jun

Irish Set Dancing

Enjoy Ireland's popular folk dance in a welcoming environment. All levels catered for in this friendly group.



Learn the steps for barn, American contra, English country dances and ceilidhs. Musicians welcome to join the live band.


01 Jul

Friday Feet

Embrace the traditional folk dances from many countries. This drop-in class is ideal for beginners. No need to bring a partner.


Get a taste of Scotland in London. A foot stomping band will lead you through the moves. Suitable for all levels.


02 Jul

Saturday Folk Music Workshops

Discover your inner folk! Fun, welcoming and expertly taught workshops at different levels in banjo, accordion, fiddle, song, melodeon and folk ensemble.


The Hampstead and Westminster Ceilidh

Come to the home of folk dance and song in London for an evening of more fun than you can shake a stick at, because we're organising a ceilidh! Dust off your tartan and bring along a group of friends to throw around the dance floor. Famed ceilidh band, Fiddle Paradiddle will provide rousing music and a caller, who will take you through the evening's dances so no prior experience is required.


03 Jul

Su Hart

Learn the joyful, compelling singing of the Baka rainforest people of Central Africa with expert singer Su Hart (Baka Beyond).


Natalia Hildner

Kathak - Rouh, Spoken Word, and Ghazal

Part of Mystic Voices Festival.



Argentinean School of Tango & Folklore.


Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar

Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar - dhrupad
Praveen Arya - Pakhwaj
Concert in memory of Kirit Baxi ( the late director of Navras Records)