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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:


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

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The Almond And The Olive - 10 weeks ago
Railflight - 13 weeks ago
Falco - 14 weeks ago
Le Petit Chien - 14 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

El Gran Norte (CL) - 3 days ago
Tön' mein Herz (DE) - 6 days ago
No. 55 Polka (DE) - 2 weeks ago
Madlot (DE) - 2 weeks ago
Verbotene Liebe (AT) - 2 weeks ago
Nüdeli (DE) - 2 weeks ago
Le Maître de la Maison (FR) - 2 weeks ago
Polnis (I/41) (DE) - 3 weeks ago
Menuet (I/119) (DE) - 3 weeks ago
Manschester (DE) - 3 weeks ago
Menuet A-moll (I/121) (DE) - 3 weeks ago
Links um - Walzer (DE) - 3 weeks ago
No. 44 Mazur (DE) - 3 weeks ago
No. 42 Mazur (DE) - 3 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, 4 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

Hey, hab den Kommentar völlig (by rickkrueger, 4 days ago)
doppelt gemoppelt (by David, 3 weeks ago)
ohne Vorzeichen (by David, 5 weeks ago)
Jop (by David, 11 weeks ago)
Korrigierte Fassung (by Jan Kristof, 11 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 - 13 weeks ago
Person: Olivier Vienne (BE) - 14 weeks ago
Organisation: Stichting Draailier & Doedelzak (NL) - 14 weeks ago
Person: Janine Buisman (NL) - 14 weeks ago
Person: Norman Mackay - 18 weeks ago
Music Group: Levande Ljus (DE) - 22 weeks ago
Person: Dirk Michaelis - 31 weeks ago
Person: Birgit Bornauw (BE) - 37 weeks ago
Person: Tom Willy Rustad - 37 weeks ago
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