Folks A'Bunchum
Taking Sides
Morris On. 1972
Son of Morris On. 1976
Grandson of Morris On. 2002
Great Grandson of Morris On. 2004
Morris On The Road. 2005
Morris On The Road 2006
The Magic Of Morris. 2005
Rattlebone and Ploughjack. 1976
West Midlands Morris
The Duck Race 2004
Womens Morris Sides

"Her sights and sounds; dreams happy as her day;
and laughter, learnt of friends; and gentleness,
in hearts at peace under an English heaven
Rupert Brooke, The Soldier (1914)

Ceilidh and Dance Bands

Sensational music for ceilidhs
and barn dances, from the
South East of England

Folk Festivals

25th to 28th May 2007
it's their 35th Year with
over 200 Events ~ over 50 Workshops
Concerts ~ Ceilidhs ~ Dances~Displays
Story Telling ~ Pub Sessions and alot
more besides

Further Dance Links

from Wikipedia and all over
the world. includes Cotswold,
Border, North-Western, Molly,
Garland and Rapper Sword dancing.

Shakespeare's references to morris dancing
in his plays

The English Folk Dance Project
An ongoing project instigated in 2001
to capture the music and atmosphere of
English folk dancing at the start of the 21st century.

Music Related Shops

they have shops all over England
and a worldwide website. this link
is to their Birmingham (UK) shop

On-Line Folk Related Magazines and Books

an online magazine celebrating
all aspects of traditional music
Rod Strading and company
doing an incredibly fine job
keeping us informed.

by Joseph Strutt
[2nd ed.,1903]
references to, and old  illustrations of,
morris dancing and mumming.

The online guide to folk song,
dance and roots music for the
West Midland counties

Clubs and Sessions

Black Diamond Folk Club - The Globe, corner Blews St/Manchester St. Birmingham B6 4NH. 8.30 pm Fridays Mainly traditional music/song with alternating Guest/Singers Nights Contact Phil Cross 0121 357 4098 or Paul Ryan 0121 358 2665  

to be found in Birmingham  and
the West Midlands area

The Runway - At the Legendary Boggery HQ, Field Lane, Between Lugtrout Lane and Hampton Lane, Solihull, B91 2RT. Every Friday. Phone Tony for details 0121 6807723

the complete morris on website
is 2006/2007
sam and lizzie
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