JC Grimshaw runs ukulele classes for Quay Arts Centre, Newport. Tel. 01983 822490.
Julian Clarke offers tuition in guitar, ukulele, bass, recorder, brass sax, also vocal coaching. All ages, beginners, special needs. CRB checked. 07832337167
Brian Exton offers acoustic guitar and ukulele lessons in Ryde. Range of styles and beginners welcome. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Methodist Ukulele Group, Methodist Church, Station Road, Wootton. Beginners welcome. Cost: collection box. Meets Monday twice a month http://www.methodistukuleleiow.wix.com/wootton Not only folk music.
Hudson Sounds Live music sound systems and recording by an experienced folk musician. All types and sizes of event from a club up to large halls and theatres, indoor or out. Contact Mike Butler on email@example.com or www.hudson-sounds.co.uk
Melodeon Repair Alan Young Accordion Repairs, Ryde. 01983 616240
Melodeon Repair Pete Grassby, regular Island visitor, supplies and restores vintage Hohner melodeons and accordions. Key changes and tone adjustment. 077-68683015 or 024-76336740 firstname.lastname@example.org
Stringed Instrument Repair Mark Hickman 01983 873390 Instrument maker, restores and repairs stringed instruments, also advice on amplification and valuation. St Helens. Website www.mhsi.co.uk
Shanties & Sea songs Books, CDs. and information on shanties and maritime songs. Ken Lardner at The Chantey Cabin. 01772634737/07803052448 email@example.com
Morris Birds Tee Shirts Tee shirts and tote bags with designs inspired by Isle of Wight morris kit and wildlife. https://morrisbirds.teemill.com
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isleofwightfolkarchive.co.uk Words, sheet music and recordings of a large number of Isle of Wight songs, also information about legends etc.
www.mustrad.org.uk Information on musical traditions and customs
http:// folkcloud.com Archive of folk music, international.
http://www.users.waitrose.com/~cresby/map2.htm Folk Map covers the area west of a line from West Yorkshire down to the Isle of Wight . It shows folk club venues and has links to useful websites plus other listing sites.
www.fash.org.uk The Folk Association of South Hants, for when you fancy a quick trip across the water.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio2/r2music/folk/sessions/swf/folkmenu.html The BBC’s Virtual Session. Popular session tunes for you to play along plus the music to print out.
www.tradsong.org Traditional Song Forum. Free to join group for anyone interested in traditional song.
folktunefinder.com Find that tune that is bugging you!
https://folkopedia.info/ Folkopedia describes itself as a peer-reviewed wiki dedicated to the folk arts.