Vancouver Folk Song Society VFSS

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Regular song sharing, online events, shanties, retreats, social action and concerts.

 

Fun for all ages and musical abilities.

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Sharing
traditions 

 A great place to learn, listen and participate 

Shanties: from the days of the Tall Ships

Ballads: past down over hundreds of years 

Work songs: when people sang as they worked

Spirituals: from the African-American tradition 

BC and Canadian Folk Songs: Phil Thomas Collection 


 Social  Action 

Leading songs: Stop the War in Iraq Demonstration (2003)

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building the future  

The Folk revival of the 1950's and 60's inspired a generation of singers. We hope to pass on that passion to future generations. 

 

Our events are family friendly!  

inclusion

We strive to give people from different backgrounds a chance to express their unique experiences and struggles.

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Having  fun

We believe in creating, not receiving, cultural experiences.

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Join us

Family $30 Individual $20

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EVENTS

Regular meetings, concerts, retreats and online singing

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CONTACT

Send us your question and we'll respond

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Newsletter

Regular monthly e-news bulletin

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