LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB PROGRAMME

February March April May and Beyond Home
   
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19 Feb COME ALL YE with Derek Seed £3
'All You Need Is Love'
Celebrating all kinds of love, requited or not
26 Feb COME ALL YE with Milly Murphy £3
No theme
   
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5 March BOB FOX £10
https://www.bobfoxmusic.com/
Fine singer & guitarist from the North-East. Bob played The Song Man in War Horse.
35 places maximum - email to reserve a ticket & pay on the night
12 March BOB KENWARD £6
Thoughtful, stylish & funny singer & writer of songs, many about his native Kent. A nifty guitarist, too.
35 places maximum - email to reserve a ticket & pay on the night
19 March COME ALL YE with MILLY MURPHY £3
No theme
26 March COME ALL YE with MILLY MURPHY £3
No theme
   
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2nd April WILL DUKE £7
Sparkling Anglo concertina player & singer of traditional songs, many from Sussex.
9th April RHEINGANS SISTERS: EVENING PERFORMANCE £11 (Email to reserve ticket, pay on the night)
Spellbinding fiddle-singers and BBC Folk Award winners Rowan & Anna are steeped in traditional music from Britain, France, Scandinavia & beyond. Rowan also performs with Lady Maisery, & her multiple award-winning Solo show 'Dispatches on the Red Dress'. Anna lives and works as a musician and teacher in Toulouse, where she completed a diploma in traditional Occitan music at the Conservatoire, & she recently spent a year studying fiddle music in Trondheim, Norway.
RHEINGANS SISTERS FIDDLE WORKSHOP
10.45 am - 4.45 pm Places £35 (2 under-25s £17) Details and booking
The workshop will cover rhythm, bowing & ornamentation in several European traditional fiddle styles, with ideas to use in your own playing. There will be some smaller group exercises with a little improvisation, making up harmonies, accompanying songs & duo playing.
Bring a recording device as teaching will be by ear, not from notation.
16 April EASTER COME ALL YE with DIANE & STEVE NEVILL £3
Bring songs, tunes & readings for Easter & Spring.
23 April ST. GEORGE'S DAY COME ALL YE with VALMAI GOODYEAR £3
Bring songs, tunes & readings to celebrate the day. It's also Shakespeare's birthday.
30 April DAOIRÍ FARRELL: EVENING PERFORMANCE £12
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.
DAOIRÍ FARRELL BOUZOUKI WORKSHOP
10.45 am – 4.45 pm Places £35 (2 under-25s £17) Details and booking
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.
   
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7 May COME ALL YE £3
14 May Sovereign Seas C-Side Support Concert MC Derek Seed
Support event for Denise Savage's bowel cancer charity. Details to follow.
21 May ANDY IRVINE £12
28 May COME ALL YE £3
   
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11 June EMANUEL PARISELLE & DIDIER OLIVER
DANCE MUSIC from GASCONY workshop & evening performance
 
21 May ANDY IRVINE
evening performance
 
9 July JIM MAGEAN, BARRIE & INGRID TEMPLE
THE SEA: A PLACE OF WORK & SONG workshop & evening performance
 
23 July JOHN KIRKPATRICK
CONCERT BAND workshop & evening performance
24 July JOHN KIRKPATRICK
VOCAL ARRANGEMENTS workshop
 
17 Sept ALISTAIR ANDERSON
NORTHUMBRIAN TUNES workshop & evening performance
17 Sept DAN WALSH
CLAWHAMMER BANJO workshop & evening performance
 
15 Oct ANDY CUTTING
MELODEON workshop & evening performance
15 Oct ROB HARBRON
CONCERTINA workshop & evening performance
16 Oct SAM SWEENEY
FIDDLE workshop & evening performance
 
22 Oct SARAH GREY & KIERON MEANS
evening performance
 
29 Oct BEN PALEY
FIDDLE workshop & evening performance
 
19 Nov RILEY BAUGUS
US OLD-TIME BANJO workshop & evening performance