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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.

Latest sound recordings:

Last Friday's Waltz (7 weeks ago)

Lokria (8 weeks ago) click to download file

5. Feber 2016 (15 weeks ago) click to download file

25. Jänner 2016 (17 weeks ago) click to download file

9. Januar - 5/4 Waltz (19 weeks ago) click to download file

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

Vals efter Pal Karl (SE) - 2 days ago
Valse Nouvelle (FR) - 1 week ago
Ganivelle (FR) - 1 week ago
žof - 1 week ago
Go Mauve - 1 week ago
Highlife (C) (DE) - 3 weeks ago
Es tönen die Lieder (DE) - 4 weeks ago
Zaspalo Mome (BG) - 5 weeks ago
Drü alti lieder (CH) - 5 weeks ago
Thüringer Drei (DE) - 5 weeks ago
Je länger je lieber (DE) - 5 weeks ago
Carly's Trip to Ecclefechan (UK) - 5 weeks ago
Better Than It Sounds (UK) - 5 weeks ago
Highlife - 5 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_, 3 years ago)
» instrument makers by See Brig, 3 years ago)
» MIDIs on Folx Archive by Stoney, 4 years ago)
» Tune book printer working again! by Stoney, 4 years ago)
» rhythms @ archive? by See Brig, 5 years ago)
» Long server downtime by Stoney, 6 years ago)

Latest comments

ohne Vorzeichen (by David, 3 days ago)
Jop (by David, 6 weeks ago)
Korrigierte Fassung (by Jan Kristof, 6 weeks ago)
Schön (by David, 7 weeks ago)
Magical (by atiqsumon, 9 weeks ago)

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: Rick Krüger - 8 weeks ago
Person: Olivier Vienne (BE) - 9 weeks ago
Organisation: Stichting Draailier & Doedelzak (NL) - 9 weeks ago
Person: Janine Buisman (NL) - 9 weeks ago
Person: Norman Mackay - 13 weeks ago
Music Group: Levande Ljus (DE) - 17 weeks ago
Person: Dirk Michaelis - 26 weeks ago
Person: Birgit Bornauw (BE) - 32 weeks ago
Person: Tom Willy Rustad - 32 weeks ago
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