Vancouver Folk Song Society

 Catch up with song circles and features drawn from their very accomplished membership, and get details of other events such as Retreats at the website;

http://www.folksongsociety.org/

English Folk Dance and Song Society

Classic Folk with Mike Norris - the best of traditional and contemporary folk offerings.

http://www.efdss.org/

Great resource for lovers of traditional music.

http://www.efdss.org/listen

Treat your ears to the Classic Folk podcast for a show that's an 'all killer, no filler' tour of what's best in Folk in both traditional and new music releases.

Mike Norris presents.

"Mike explores a wide range of traditional and contemporary folk and acoustic music, from the UK and abroad. Programmes feature a rich variety of music; from rarely heard archive and field recordings, to the latest releases from today’s finest performers."

Princeton Traditional Music Festival

The Vermillion Stage at Princeton Traditional Music Festival

http://www.princetontraditional.org

Small but perfectly formed and friendly FREE open-air festival of traditional music in the lovely town of Princeton.

The appreciative audience is made up of locals, travellers and a very discerning crowd of fellow performers and traditional music exponents from around Canada, the US and the world.

Friday 18 to Sunday 20 August ~ 2017

"The Princeton Traditional Music Society was founded by Jon Bartlett and Rika Ruebsaat who have a life long commitment to this music. They are singers of traditional song and scholars of ballads, shanties, and other folk songs. The Princeton Traditional Music Festival, and its success, is a testimony to their passion and hard work."

Check in at their website for more details about the festival, this year celebrating its tenth anniversary, information from previous years, and for information on how to apply to perform.

 

 

Under The Mason's Apron Folk Show

http://www.utmafolkshow.co.uk/

Quirky Folk Show with jolly presenters in the UK and Canada.

Catch the latest UTMA Folk Show podcasts for lots of traditional music, and traditional style modern compositions, from both sides of the Atlantic.

Podcasts provide a full list of the performers featured, with links to the artists.