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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


Festive Gathering

20 December 2015, Cecil Sharp House

Within the Waves

19 November 2015, 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

Oslo Music Festival

2 June 2012, Sankt Hans Haugen, Oslo

North Sea Crossing

(Cecil Sharp House Choir and Oslo Jammerkor)
29 April 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