Vancouver Folk Song Society VFSS
August 15: Dawn Berg + Open Stage
Dawn brings an array of sea songs to life with passion.
Regular song sharing, online events, shanties, retreats, social action and concerts.
Fun for all ages and musical abilities.
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
Leading songs: Stop the War in Iraq Demonstration (2003)
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!
We strive to give people from different backgrounds a chance to express their unique experiences and struggles.
We believe in creating, not receiving, cultural experiences.
Family $30 Individual $20
Regular meetings, concerts, retreats and online singing
Send us your question and we'll respond
Regular monthly e-news bulletin