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At the heart of English folk
Cecil Sharp House Choir performing at Tapping the Source, Southbank Centre, February 2013, photo Ben Larpent

Past performances


MAKE Festival
28 September, Watts Gallery, Guildford

Double choir concert with The Wing-It Singers
13 July 2019, St. Matthias Church


Festive Gathering
16 December 2018, Cecil Sharp House

Cecil Sharp House Choir 10th Anniversary Concert
14 October 2019, Cecil Sharp House

Crouch End Festival
6 July 2018, Holy Innocents Church

A Celebration of Carpenter Folk Online
27 March 2018, Cecil Sharp House


Festive Gathering
17 December 2017, Cecil Sharp House

UP Choir Showcase
13 December 2017, Kings Place

Breathe Arts, Lunchtime Performance Programme
6 November 2017, St Thomas’ Hospital

Sidmouth Folk Week
5 August 2017, Sidmouth

Voices Now festival
9 July 2017, Roundhouse, Camden

Cecil Sharp House Choir & Alton Community Choir Concert
17 June 2017, Cecil Sharp House


Festive Gathering
18 December 2016, Cecil Sharp House

Mosely Folk Festival
4 September 2016, Birmingham

Daylight Music 231
9 July 2016, Union Chapel

Appalachian 100
14 July 2016, Cecil Sharp House


Festive Gathering
20 December 2015, Cecil Sharp House

Within the Waves
(commissioned by Adriana Adewale for the EFG London Jazz Festival)
19 November 2015, Cecil Sharp House

Summer Concert & CD Launch
4 July 2015, 7pm, Cecil Sharp House

St George's Day
25 April 2015, V&A Museum of Childhood


Festive Gathering
21 December 2014, Cecil Sharp House

Live Junction
18 October 2014, Cecil Sharp House

Music of the Sea
(part of the Tall Ships Festival)
7 September 2014, National Maritime Museum

Spinning Yarns
(part of the Yan Tan Tethera season)
5 July 2014, Cecil Sharp House

Chorus Festival
6 April 2014, Southbank Centre


A Feast of Songs and Wassails
4 December 2013, Cecil Sharp House

Women of the Sea
(part of Music of the Sea season)
28 November 2013, National Maritime Museum

The Full English Discovery Day
13 July 2013, The British Library

Tapping the Source
3 February 2013, Southbank Centre


A Feast of Songs and Wassails
5 December 2012, Cecil Sharp House

Voices Now Festival
4 March 2012, Roundhouse


The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
22 October 2011

Traveller’s Joy
2 July 2011, Cecil Sharp House

Out of This World – English folk song in the community choir repertoire conference
(in partnership with the University of Winchester)
15 May 2011, Cecil Sharp House

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
2 April 2011

Voices Now
27 March 2011, Roundhouse


A Feast of Songs and Wassails
15 December 2010, Cecil Sharp House

‘Hush Baby Hush’ Book Launch (Faber)
10 November 2010, Cecil Sharp House

23 October 2010, Brick Lane

Rough Mountain Tracks
24 June 2010, Cecil Sharp House


National Council for Voluntary Organisations Celebration
15 December 2009, House of Commons

Singing Histories: London
8 June 2009, The British Library

31 May 2009, Southbank Centre

St George’s Day Concert
23 April 2009, Cecil Sharp House