The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) - custodian of the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library and Archive - is delighted that our Vice President Eliza Carthy was recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to music.
The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) has announced that Malcolm Taylor OBE is to step down from his role as the Director of the EFDSS library and archive, the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library (VWML), in July 2014.
The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) has announced a new exhibition and associated series of special events at its north London centre as part of its first ever commission to marry contemporary crafts with traditional folk arts, music and dance.
Please note that the Cecil Sharp House offices will be closed from 5.30pm on Thursday 17 April and will reopen on Tuesday 22 April at 9.30am.
Expert speakers, view original collections and learn how to access the world’s biggest digital archive of folk song, tune, dance and custom manuscripts.
By Nick Wall, Assistant Librarian at the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library.
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