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Nick Wall

Cecil Sharp's "English Folk Song: Some Conclusions"

The VWML's Assistant Librarian, Nick Wall, has written an informative blog post for the EFDSS website on Cecil Sharp's seminal and often debated book, English Folk Song : Some Conclusions.

digitisation equipment

New digitisation equipment

Lucy Broadwood broadsides

Conserving the Lucy Broadwood broadsides

We’re thrilled to have recently received the conserved Lucy Broadwood broadsides - the first batch of material to have undergone conservation treatment as part of The Full English Project.

Bob Copper

Bob Copper: a look back

This Saturday we are delighted to be hosting the long-anticipated centenary celebration of the great Bob Copper at Cecil Sharp House. Laura Smyth, Director of the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, writes about the history and importance of the Copper family.

Natalie Bevan

New Librarian joins VWML team

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) is delighted to announce that Natalie Bevan has joined the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library (VWML) team as our new librarian.