Huge new Digital Folksong Collection/Portal Announced

This is very, very exciting news in the world of traditional folk song!

http://www.efdss.org/front/The%20Full%20English/the-full-english/214283

The English Folk Dance and Song Society has received a massive grant (£585,400) to “archive, conserve and digitise materials” from six archives and provide free access through a new web portal.  Projects like this are having a profound effect on the world of traditional folk music.
Such an exciting time for people like me that are passionate about this stuff!

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One response to “Huge new Digital Folksong Collection/Portal Announced

  1. Let’s hope that job opportunities will abound, for those of you with the skillset that you have and are building!

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