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Welcome to online database of folk music.

With the European folk sessions, workshop / ethno tunes and historical folk music as main focus, this ever growing archive is meant for everyone who loves folk music. ...Read on!

Recordings, videos, sheet music, infos... browse through the collection or post something, too! Register or log in...


Check out the events calendar, covering festivals, workshops, ethnos etc. and presenting them in a big map.

And: add your event! :-)


Listen and watch to learn new tunes or songs! Audio and video recordings with sheetmusic, infos about artists, events etc.

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Videos are great for learning new tunes, studying performance styles etc. ...
Latest videos:

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Menuett La Schene - 1 week ago
L'inconnu de limoise - 1 week ago
La mal-aimable - 1 week ago
Magdalenavisan - 12 weeks ago
Sweng @ Umefolk 6 - 14 weeks ago
La Belle Catherine - 16 weeks ago

A collection of over 1000 tunes / songs (and still growing fast), with sheet music and lyrics. Also put your own printable tunebooks together.

Latest songs / tunes

Hins Polska - 1 day ago
Carrée de Vouvray - 2 days ago
Snosti e Dobra / Dobra nevesto (BG) - 3 days ago
Zaspalo Mome (BG) - 3 days ago
L'inconnu de limoise (FR) - 1 week ago
La mal-aimable (FR) - 1 week ago
Agitation (FR) - 2 weeks ago
Pols (Kopenhagen-Polska) - 2 weeks ago
La Gueussinette (CA) - 2 weeks ago
Bal ar zon (ABC) - 3 weeks ago
Bal ar zon - 4 weeks ago
La Fronde - 4 weeks ago
Flatwater Fran - 6 weeks ago
Bulgar from Odessa (Gm) - 12 weeks ago
Varg Timmen - 12 weeks ago


Share knowledge, thoughts, ideas - use the forum, write your blog...

 Latest forum and blog postings

» Looking for a tune "Damny Lisette... by _thomas_, 2 years ago)
» instrument makers by See Brig, 2 years ago)
» MIDIs on Folx Archive by Stoney, 3 years ago)
» Tune book printer working again! by Stoney, 3 years ago)
» rhythms @ archive? by See Brig, 4 years ago)
» Long server downtime by Stoney, 4 years ago)

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People & Bands

See who the people are from all parts of the world, who compose, play, collect, teach the music. Learn about bands and organisations.

Added recently

Person: Jean-Christophe Lequerré - 1 week ago
Person: Niek van Uden (NL) - 1 week ago
Music Group: Duo Dans l'air (NL) - 1 week ago
Music Group: (NL) - 1 week ago
Music Group: Les Piliers de Bal (FR) - 2 weeks ago
Music Group: Tapage - 4 weeks ago
Person: Christine Cooper - 14 weeks ago
Person: Tommy Peoples - 19 weeks ago
Person: Mattias Mårtensson - 25 weeks ago
Person: Neidhart - 25 weeks ago
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