St Albans Folk Music

St Albans Folk Music organises pub sessions, workshops linked to concerts and an annual 'New roots' competition for young musicians. It is a part of the 'Folk at the Festival' Committee which organises the St Albans Folk Festival.

New Roots an event for young musicians. If you are under 25 and play folk, roots or traditional music, we would like to hear from you. For further details, click here.

Sessions Monthly sessions at the Great Northern, London Road at 6.00pm on third Sundays of the month. Mainly traditional Irish, English, Scottish and other traditional music. All welcome to listen or to play.

St Albans Folk Festival
St Albans Folk Festival will be on June 16 and 17 2018, with the main events being on Saturday June 16.

Folk at the Maltings
Maltings Arts Theatre, The Maltings, St Albans AL1 3HL

No concerts in August or September


Friday Oct 6, 8.00pm Kitty Macfarlane


Friday Nov 3, 8.00pm Paul Scourfield


Friday Dec 1, 8.00pm The Foxglove Trio


Friday Jan 5, 8.00pm New Year Concert


Tickets: 12, Students and concessions 11. Under 18 7.50    
To book:
Online at:
By phone: 0333 666 3366, in person at St Albans Central Library or pay on the door


St Michael's Street folk evening
St Michael's Street folk evening will be on Wednesday July 4 2018. Dancing in St Michael's Street and music everywhere.

Links to other regular events in St Albans

Contact Alison Macfarlane            Tel 01727 852111