LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB PROGRAMME

This programme is presented in hope of a better future. All events are subject to change. We are concentrating on rebooking all the acts we have had to cancel.

August September October November December 2021 Home
   
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AUG 1 CAY £3
AUG 8 CAY £3
AUG 15 CAY £3
AUG 22 CAY £3
AUG 29 CAY £3
   
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SEP 5 Keith Macdonald & Ange Hauk Postponed. Date to be announced.
With workshop - Dance tunes from German C18/19 MSS
SEP 12 John Kirkpatrick £10 Postponed to 3rd Luly 2021.
https://www.johnkirkpatrick.co.uk/
With workshop
SEP 19 Fay Hield, Sam Sweeney, Rob Harbron £12
https://www.fayhield.com/
SEP 26 Will & Pippa Noble Postponed. Date to be announced.
https://www.facebook.com/TheOlderNobles/
With ballad forum
   
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OCT 10 Les Barker £10 Postponed. Date to be announced.
http://www.mrsackroyd.com/
OCT 17 Jackie Daly and Matt Cranitch Postponed. Date to be announced.
https://www.mattcranitch.com/matt-jackie/
With workshops
OCT 24 Bryony Griffith £7 Postponed. Date to be announced.
https://bryonygriffith.com/
With workshop
OCT 31 Halloween £4
   
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NOV 7 Askew Sisters £10 Postponed. Date to be announced.
http://www.askewsisters.co.uk/?LMCL=mwJU6q
NOV 21 Jody Kruskal Postponed. Date to be announced.
https://www.jodykruskal.com/
With workshop
NOV 28 Peterloo £12 Postponed. Date to be announced.
https://www.petecoe.co.uk/2018/08/30/the-road-to-peterloo/
With workshops
   
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DEC 5 Geoff Lakeman and Rob Murch £10 Postponed. Date to be announced.
DEC 12 Shepherds Arise
DEC 19 Christmas Party £4
DEC 26 Closed
2021  
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JAN 9 WASSAIL with candles, fire, Wassail bowl, Twelfth Cake £4
We light the open fire & candles & serve a rich Twelfth Cake full of crystallised ginger, orange peel & rum, & a Wassail bowl of hot spiced old ale. Bring a long twig from your apple tree to share in the blessing of our indoor Wassail ceremony.
JAN 16 SUSSEX ALL-DAY SINGAROUND, ROYAL OAK, BARCOMBE BN8 5BA Free
11:00 a.m. 11:00 p.m.
First an hour of informal tunes while people arrive. Then the singing starts, with a break from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. finishing with a good hour of glorious choruses. Ballads & the occasional instrumental party piece will be very welcome too.
SUNDAY JAN 17 ENGLISH TUNES SESSION, ELEPHANT & CASTLE, LEWES Free
12:00 – 3:00 p.m. Good pub food on sale.
JAN 23 ALAN REID £7
https://www.alansongsreid.com/
JAN 30 MARTYN WYNDHAM-READ & IRIS BISHOP £10
https://dandadesign.co.uk/about/
English & Australian songs, guitar, concertina, accordion
MAR 20 SANSOME & QUINN £7
APR 10 THE RHEINGANS SISTERS £11
https://www.rheinganssisters.co.uk/
APR 24 DAOIRÍ FARRELL £12
http://www.daoiri.com/
Dublin-born Daoirí is a fine singer of Irish traditional song & turns the bouzouki into a force of nature, with a range from powerful to subtle & always in sympathy with the song. He began singing in the famous Góilin Singers Club & has accompanied Christy Moore, Dónal Luny, Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill, Arty McGlynn & many more. In 2013 he won the All Ireland Champion Singer Award at the Fleadh in Co. Derry.
Advance tickets from HERE
SATURDAY APR 24 DAOIRÍ FARRELL BOUZOUKI WORKSHOP
10.45 am - 4.45 pm Places £35 (2 under-25s £17)
The workshop will cover bouzouki backing tunes, song accompaniment & arrangement, new chords & alternative runs. It's for enthusiastic beginners & intermediate players.
Please bring a recording device to make sound & video recordings to help with follow-up study. Details and booking form HERE
MAY 15 JIB £10
JUN 5 or 12 BEN PALEY £8
https://www.benpaley.com/
JUN 19 EMMANUEL PARISELLE & DIDIER OLIVER £10
https://www.facebook.com/emmanuel.pariselle
OCT 16 LEVERET £12
https://leveretband.com/