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February Mon 26 February
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
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March Fri 01 March
@ Con Club
Move On Up! - a night of Funk & Soul at the Con Club. DJs Dustee Du (Soul Casserole/1BTN) and Nick Carling (Fruitful/1BTN) play a selction of Funk & Soul bangers all night. Strictly vinyl. £5 on the door. 8pm start.
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Sat 02 March
@ Friends Meeting House
Concerned about getting older? Join the author and the Life-Stage team for a life enhancing discussion about ageing. Listen. Share. Connect.
Free but please register at www.life-stage.org

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@ Paddock Art Studios
Fundraising sale of art materials, books, hand-printed aprons and bags, paintings, prints and drawings. 50% of all money raised will go to the British Red Cross.
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@ Beak Brewery
Fruitful Soundsystem plays Beak Brewery - expect Balearic, Disco & House music. All records. Afternoon set 3pm-7pm. Beak beers, street food, good tunes. What more could you want!
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@ 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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Mon 04 March
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
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Sat 09 March
@ 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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@ Paddock Art Studios
A talk by Lewes artist Lucinda Wait. Lucinda studied for 4 years with the Barcelona Academy of Art as figurative painter and student teacher, graduating in 2020. She is part of a community of figurative artists who feel passionately about preserving and passing on the ways of the Masters.
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@ Lewes Town Hall
East Sussex Bach Choir under their Musical Director John Hancorn will be performing Bach's iconic work, accompanied by the Baroque Collective (leader Alison Bury). Soloists include the Choir's President, Sir John Tomlinson, performing the part of Christus, with Nick Pritchard as the Evangelist,... 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.
Cohen... more

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Mon 11 March
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
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Tue 12 March
@ Lewes House of Friendship
Join us for conversations about death and dying in a safe space. 6.00pm till 8.00pm at Lewes House of Friendship on the High st. The event is open to all ages, there is no fee but donations are welcome.
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Wed 13 March
@ The Con Club
Scottish trio Jenny Sturgeon, Ewan Macpherson and Lauren McColl perform songs strongly rooted in place, people and their shared love of the natural world.
The Salt House sound is carefully honed - melancholy viola entangled round rich vocals and double-guitar interplay. There’s a strong... more

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@ The Con Club
Salt House sound is carefully honed - melancholy viola entangled round rich vocals and double-guitar interplay. There’s a strong connection to place in their music - with the band based between the Scottish Highlands and Shetland.
Salt House have been a mainstay of the folk scene for over a... more

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Sat 16 March
@ St Michaels Church
A concert of music for Easter exploring themes of sacrifice and redemption including

Britten - Rejoice in the Lamb
Finzi - Lo, the Full, Final Sacrifice
Harris - Faire is the Heaven

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@ 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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Mon 18 March
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
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Tue 19 March
@ Eastgate Church Hall, Lewes, BN7 2LR
The UK is one of the least wooded countries in Europe. Trees bring us beauty, mindfulness and carbon capture. Within Lewes town we have the excellent work of Lewes Urban Arboretum, planting trees on the verges. But the nearest community woodland to Lewes is Laughton Greenwood, just beyond Ringmer.... more
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Thu 21 March
@ The Con Club
DG Solaris is the project of musician and producer, Danny Green, previously known as Laish. A rakish front man, making the audience laugh in one song and reducing them to tears in the next. Previously known as Laish, he has delivered four albums of wry, eccentric guitar pop and in 2020, he released... more
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Sat 23 March
@ 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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Mon 25 March
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Sat 30 March
@ 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 Mon 01 April
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Sat 06 April
@ 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 April
@ 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 April
@ 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
Elephant &... more

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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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Sun 21 April
@ St Michaels Church
A delightful selection of Spring and nature-themed choral music spanning five hundred years with the Baroque Collective Singers.
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Mon 22 April
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Sat 27 April
@ Glynde Place
Laura van der Heijden, on cello accompanied by Jâms Coleman on piano, will be performing in the intimate gallery at Glynde Place on 27th April 2024. Laura is emerging as one of the leading cellists of her generation. Her debut album "1948" won the 2018 Edison Klassiek Award and the 2019 BBC Music... more
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@ All Saints Centre
Funk, Soul and Raggae music for grown up party people who like to dance. Fantastic party visuals and great music. Half price bar before 8.30pm
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@ 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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Mon 29 April
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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May Mon 06 May
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Sat 11 May Mon 13 May
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Thu 16 May
@ The Con Club
A very special double-bill awaits for our May Hilltop Session. Michele Stodart, known for her outstanding solo work and for her work with multi-platinum selling The Magic Numbers, will be joined at the Con Club with troubadour, master-songwriter and compelling performer David Ford.
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Fri 17 May
@ The Con Club
A Hilltop Session with a twist: A night of fun-loving, beer-drinking music when two of our favourite blues bands join together for a double-bill of blues classics.
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Sat 25 May
@ Glynde Place
Glynde Place are pleased to announce that Alim Beisembayev, pianist will be performing F.Schubert – Four Imprommptus, D.935, Op.142, C.Debussy – Images, Book 2 and F.Choppin – 12 Etudes, Op.25 on 25th May 2024.

Alim was appointed a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist for 2023/25 and made his... more

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June Mon 03 June
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Mon 10 June
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Mon 17 June
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Thu 20 June
@ The Con Club
In June we welcome Darden Smith, a Texas based singer-songwriter with a 35-year career that continues to evolve and grow. He has released fifteen critically acclaimed albums and toured extensively in both the US and Europe. Among his other diverse projects, Smith has composed a symphony, scored... more
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Sat 22 June
@ Glynde Place
The last concert in the 2024 Glynde Place Classical Concert Series will be performed by The Consone String Quartet.

It will be performing F.Haydn - String Quartet in F# Minor, Op.50, No.4, W.A.Mozard - String Quartet in D Major, K.V.499 (Hoffmeister) and K.Czerny - String Quartet in A... more

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July Mon 01 July
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Mon 08 July
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
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Mon 15 July
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Mon 22 July
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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Mon 29 July
@ Christs Church Hall
In this class we learn basic core exercises that build coordinated, connected movement, before moving into walking exercises and then the tai chi form itself.
Whether you are interested in Tai chi as a martial art or as a therapeutic practice, this class offers a starting place into traditional... more

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October Thu 17 October
@ The Con Club
The uniquely captivating Lady Maisery combine the talents of Hazel Askew, Hannah James and Rowan Rheingans . With their latest album they have created a musically audacious, boldly political and manifestly personal record that reaches far beyond their previous work.
Frequent festival headliners,... more

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Keere Street Lewes


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