Vancouver Folk Song Society Media


This page includes copies of press releases and other materials provided to the media, as well as coverage of the VFSS in the media.

Press releases

3/09...Cross-dressing and Other Disguises

1/09...Natural Elements: Songs about Our Precious Planet

12/08...The Seven Deadly Sins & Seven Holy Virtues

10/08...The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars

9/08...The Criminal Classes: Tales of Evil and Villainy


6/8/07...The Vancouver Courier


9/3/11...CITR radio interview on Folk Oasis Part 1

9/3/11...CITR radio interview on Folk Oasis Part 2

Note: These are larges file and may take quite a long time to begin playing.

From 2007 to 2011, the Vancouver Folk Song Society appeared regularly on the CJSF folk music program Melodies in Mind, hosted by Ryan Fletcher.

Members Jon Bartlett and Rika Ruebsaat are regular guests on CBC's North by Northwest, hosted by Sheryl MacKay.

General Information about the VFSS

History of the VFSS

Photos and audio from our 50th anniversary
 celebration in 2009

Did you know?
Unlike many other
groups in
Vancouver, the
VFSS is not
primarily a venue
for concerts
 by professional
but a place
where everyone—
regardless of
encouraged to
share their music.

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