Explore England's award winning folk arts centre, at the heart of London.
A world-class dedicated folk arts centre, Cecil Sharp House is at the heart of English folk. The House has played host to some of the biggest names in music. A busy schedule of dances, gigs, courses, workshops, lectures and talks awaits!
As one of the most celebrated and legendary music and dance venues in London, Cecil Sharp House is the perfect venue to host your event. Whether you’re promoting a concert, hosting a meeting or looking for a teaching or rehearsal space, this unique venue provides a flexible solution. We can accommodate dance and music classes, private parties, weddings, conferences. Cecil Sharp House is used as a location for films, television programmes and fashion shoots.
Improve your fiddle playing in a friendly group, led by Pete Cooper, who teaches fiddle playing by ear.
Sing traditional songs from the Britain and beyond, in a cappella harmony arrangements, by choir leader Sally Davies.
Join Jim in celebrating the Christmas season with lesser-known West Country carols, medieval and secular carols from around the British Isles, Christmas poems by the late Charles Causley of Cornwall, songs of over-indulgence and even a spot of panto!
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. There will be a foot stomping band leading you through the moves. Suitable for those who are absolute beginners or advanced dancers.
Your chance to experience and take part in a real Cajun dance party! No previous experience necessary. Most events begin with a dance class followed by a different live Cajun band each month.
Tue 26th Nov 2019
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Fri 1st Nov 2019