Welcome to The East Anglian Traditional Music Trust

We celebrate the Traditional Music, Song, Dance and Customs of East Anglia through research and projects to preserve and re-invigorate the traditions of the past.

Latest News

Read the Summer 2024 Newsletter HERE

Vaughan Williams’ Folk

Our project funded by the Heritage Fund Of The National Lottery, celebrating the folk songs collected by Vaughan Williams in our region. There’s a wonderful collection of Film, Podcast and Resources appearing on these pages More…

Dates for your diary – 2024


21st July – Stepdance Day

returns to its birth county of Essex – to The Compasses, Littley Green, CM3 1BU

21st September
Traditional Music Day

Line up announced!

Keep up to date HERE for the latest news on the next event and others.

Our Traditions

Traditional instruments, dance, song & story. Find out more about the East Anglian Heritage we support.

Digital EATMT

Listen to our podcast series, see film of our activities and listen to some East Anglian Traditional Music

Hire Our Kit

Hire traditional instruments or our maypole at very reasonable rates.

In The Community

Community projects, schools outreach, traditional music cafes. Get involved with our work.


Find out more about traditional musicians, meet our team of folklorists and researchers, delve into our work from the past.

Support EATMT

Find out how to get involved by volunteering, becoming a “Friend” or even by recycling old ink cartridges.

Stay up to date and sign up to our Quarterly Newsletters HERE