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February Sat 24
@ The Elephant and Castle
Mother & daughter duo Cathy & Sarah weave delicate vocal harmonies into songs of the folk tradition. Cathy sang with a capella bands Beggars Velvet & Bryony. She also plays dulcimer. Their CD Our Thyme appeared in April 2023.
Cathy & Sarah will give us two forty-five minute spots and the rest of... more

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March Sat 02
@ The Elephant and Castle
Sally Ironmonger, Brian Carter, Tony Petty & Lesley Petty (Capella) sing old & new songs in gorgeous vocal harmony with stylish guitar accompaniment. Sally writes funny, incisive & beautiful songs.
Shake Me Up Sally will give us two forty-five minute spots and the rest of the evening is filled... more

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Sat 09
@ The Elephant and Castle
ewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 303
COHEN BRAITHWAITE-KILCOYNE MELODEON WORKSHOP
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MELODEON WORKSHOP
Places £45 (2 under-25-year-olds £22)
Email valmaigoodyear[at]aol[dot]com to reserve places,
bring cash on the day
Saturday 9th. March 2024 10.45 a.m. -... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Cohen is a young, brilliant & inventive melodeon & anglo concertina player & a glorious singer with a deep understanding of traditional music & a powerful, compelling style of his own. He’s in great demand at folk music festivals & clubs as a solo performer & with the trio Granny’s Attic.
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Sat 16
@ The Elephant and Castle
Gavin & Julie bring lively & authentic songs & tunes from the tradition, music hall & musical theatre with melodeon & Jeffreys duet concertina.
Gavin & Julie will give us two forty-five minute spots and the rest of the evening is filled by members of the audience performing a song or tune if... more

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Sat 23
@ The Elephant and Castle
Mike Nicholson sings traditional & newer songs in a glorious 99% cocoa solids voice, with guitar & unaccompanied.
Mike will give us two forty-five minute spots and the rest of the evening is filled by members of the audience performing a song or tune if they wish.
Everyone is welcome,... more

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Sat 30
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bring songs, tunes & readings for Easter & Spring. We serve home-made Easter biscuits with lemon, currants & a crisp coating of sugar. Derek Seed is in the chair. This is a good night to try singing or playing to listeners for the first time.
Everyone is welcome, especially if you'd like to sing... more

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April Sat 06
@ The Elephant and Castle
Jon describes himself as ‘primarily famous for playing guitar in a variety of cruel & unusual tunings’. He sings & also plays cittern, mandolin, English concertina, bagpipes & hurdy gurdy. Tom is an exciting & inventive fiddler, playing mainly English music & encompassing elements of many other... more
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Sat 13
@ The Elephant and Castle
Dom Prag (www.domprag.com) is a fine, compelling young singer & stylish guitarist with a wide range of traditional & more recent songs from Richard Thompson, Christy Moore & Paul Davenport, plus some intelligent & varied songs of his own.
Dom will give us two forty-five minute spots and the rest... more

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Sat 20
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 305
DAOIRÌ FARRELL BOUZOUKI WORKSHOP
www.daoiri.com
Saturday 20th. April 2024 10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Places £45 (2 under-25-year-olds £22)
Email email valmaigoodyear[at]aol[dot]com to reserve places, bring the right money in cash
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@ The Elephant and Castle
Daoiri Farrell (daoiri.com) is a superb young singer of Irish traditional song, with bouzouki. He has regularly performed in the many singing circles and folk clubs around Ireland, from Dublin’s famous Góilin singers club to the All-Ireland Fleadh to name but a few. He has performed alongside some... more
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Sat 27
@ The Elephant and Castle
Jack Hogsden (www.facebook.com/jackhogsdenmusic) is a fine, entertaining young singer & player of English traditional music with guitar & melodeon. He makes the old songs his own, adding fresh invention & energy. He's also a splendid dancer.
Jack will give us two forty-five minute sets and the... more

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