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At the heart of English folk
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The Young'uns

The Young’uns return to Cecil Sharp House presenting a new suite of songs

The Young’uns are bringing their unique brand of harmony and humour to back to Cecil Sharp House on Thursday 5 April to present The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff. 

Book now for our winter/spring season

Winter/Spring 2018 programme of music announced

We're kicking off 2018 with a customarily busy and exciting programme of music at Cecil Sharp House, featuring performers inspired by traditional song from across the musical spectrum.

Be part of the Future of Folk

Music, song, dance, storytelling, customs and traditions: The traditional folk arts have been a huge part of the rich and diverse cultural landscape of the UK for hundreds of years.

Camden in Bloom 2017

Cecil Sharp House’s permaculture garden wins Camden in Bloom again

The garden at Cecil Sharp House has won a top Camden in Bloom prize for the third time in four years. The much-loved green space has been awarded Best Business Garden 2017, after scooping the same prize in 2016 and also Best Business Entrance 2014.

Germa Adan

CD Competition: Germa Adan

Last year we awarded seed funding to the fantastic singer and songwriter Germa Adan. Ahead of her performance at Cecil Sharp House on Wednesday 11 October, we are offering you the chance to win a copy of her new mini-album Kenbe Fem (Hold Firm).