Welcome to the Traditional Song Forum website

Welcome to the TSF Website. To find out how the site works click on the tab 'About the site' which should explain it all - otherwise please explore and enjoy.

I appreciate feedback on the site and I am delighted when I am told about bits of it that aren't working properly or about typographical catas&trafees.


News headlines 

Headlines for the latest items items of news on the website. To see the complete item go to the News page:


This is a temporary edit of the news headlines and news page - with apologies for how long it has taken to get this done. More soon.

TSF Meeting Sheffield 16 September 2017 

Roy Palmer Lecture 

Broadside Extra 25 November 2017 

TSF Membership Secretary 

Booking for TSF Meetings (Important question!!) 

Notes for the Liverpool meeting (19 November 2016) now published 

Upgrading the TSF website 


 [News headlines updated 2 May 2017]




Future TSF meetings

The next TSF meeting will be held in Sheffield on Saturday 16 September 2017 where, as part of a programme focused on local sings and collectors, the second Roy Palmer Lecture will be given by Ian Russell.

TSF is organising a Broadside Extra day, also in Sheffield, on 25 November 2017. For more details see News Page

Please make sure that you have these dates in your diary!


The Traditional Song Forum Facebook page 

 You can also find us on Facebook - search for 'Traditional Song Forum'.


The TSF Discussion Group

Johnny Adams runs the 'Tradsong' discussion group where you can share information with other TSF members and with a wider constituency. A good place also to send those queries that you want the numerous experts in the TSF to help with. Go to: http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/Tradsong/


The Traditional Song Forum Facebook Page

Paul Davenport has recently created a Facebook page for TSF. If you would like to visit this, then search for 'Traditional Song Forum' on Facebook.



Contact for queries:

If you have any questions please contact the TSF Secretary -  martin.graebe@btinternet.com