LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB PROGRAMME

October November December January Home
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NOV 3 BOB & GILL BERRY http://www.wiltshirefolkarts.org.uk/bobandgill £7
Late change of venue. The Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes BN7 2DA
Traditional & new folk songs in vocal harmony, with bouzouki, mandolin & concertina from the organisers of Chippenham Folk Festival, Devizes Folk Club & Wiltshire Folk Arts.
NOV 10 TOM PERRY & CLIVE BROOKS http://www.tomperryandclivebrooks.com £6
Traditional & new songs in a capella vocal harmony, with plenty of choruses. Festival favourites in the Midlands & North.
NOV 17 DAOIRI FARRELL http://daoiri.com/£10
Brilliant, engaging young singer of traditional Irish songs, with bouzouki, performing alongside some of the biggest names in Irish music. All-Ireland Champion Singer 2013.
Advance tickets are available from the club or can be ordered here
NOV 24 THE NIGHT WATCH £8
Andy Casserley & Ian Pittaway sing & play bray harp, recorders, rebec, gittern, oud, shawm, saz, simfony & psaltery, to name but a new. They have huge enthusiasm for the point where traditional & Early Music interact.
Advance tickets are available from the club or can be ordered here
NOV 24 NIGHT WATCH WORKSHOP: EARLY MUSIC FOR FOLK MUSICIANS
At The Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes BN7 2DA
10.45 am – 4.45 pm
Places £35 (2 under-25s £17)
For any instrument. 16th. Century music including improvisation for singers & players. Some music available in advance.
Details and booking form here.
   
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DEC 1 THE TEACUPS £8
Alex Cumming, Kate Locksley, Rosie Calvert & Will Finn, four young acapella singers pouring new life into traditional & more recent songs with distinctive, thrilling harmonies.
DEC 1 THE TEACUPS WORKSHOP: VOCAL HARMONY
10.45 am – 4.45 pm Places £35 (2 under-25s £17)
For any voice. Making & learning 3 & 4-part harmony arrangements, including rounds. Music reading not necessary.
DEC 8 BRUCE MOLSKY £8
One of the finest US Old-Time fiddle & banjo players & singers, bringing excitement. Beauty, humour & immense technical skill to the music. He dropped out of college to soak up authentic Appalachian styles at the feet of its legendary pioneers, now long gone.
EVENING PERFORMANCE SOLD OUT
Contact
Valmai Goodyear to be put on the waiting list.
DEC 8 BRUCE MOLSKY US OLD-TIME FIDDLE WORKSHOP
WORKSHOP SOLD OUT
Email Valmai Goodyear to go on the waiting list.
Advance tickets are still available for the evening.

10.45 am – 4.45 pm Places £35 (2 under-25s £17)
A selection of regional styles will be taught by ear.
Details here.
DEC 15 ‘Shepherds Arise’ £8
Old Sussex carols with fiddle, flute, bassoon, serpent, whistle & concertinas, Sussex tunes, Sussex readings, Sussex mummers’ play.
Advance tickets are available from the club or can be ordered here
DEC 22 Christmas party £4
Carols, home-made mince pies, minimalist panto, candles & an open fire. Bring a party piece or chose a carol from our carol book for everyone to join in. Ballgowns optional. We always end with Shepherds Arise sung by fire & candlelight alone.
DEC 29 Diane & Steve Nevill £6
Club residents Diane & Steve sing & play traditional & modern songs with guitar, melodeon, concertina & hammered dulcimer. A lively choice of unusual songs beautifully sung & played, with plenty of choruses.
   
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JAN 5 Caroline Kendall £6
JAN 12 Wassail £6
JAN 19 Sussex All-Day Singaround
JAN 26 Steve Turner £7