Mary Neal CBE (1860-1944) and the girls of The Esperance Club were the spirit and instigators of the early 20th Century's Folk Song and Dance Revival. This project connects their stories to the inheritance of English song and dance today.
Country File with Mike Heaney
Jan 13th 2014 Great sequence on Thaxted in Country File, featuring Mike Heaney, Mary Neal and Cecil Sharp and the children and workers of Lee's sweetie factory... about 19.50 minutes in!
April 17th Tuesday 7.30pm 2012 Mary Neal Lecture
Delighted to announce that acclaimed folk musician and composer, Alistair Anderson, will give the Mary Neal Lecture this year. Alistair is internationally recognized as the master of the...