Blues at the Barns 2020

 Top US Blues star announced as Blues at the Barns 2020 headliner

CHARISMATIC American blues star ALVIN YOUNGBLOOD HART has been announced as the headline act for May's Blues at the Barns 2020 festival. Promoters of Essex's acclaimed festival of acoustic blues, folk-roots and Americana,scheduled for Sunday, May 3, at Creeksea Place Barns, Creeksea, near Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, have confirmed singer and guitarist Hart to head an exciting international  lineup for the fourth annual event.

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Beccles Folk Workshop Day - 25th April

 

Wind & Strings Folk Workshop Day

For any woodwind instrument, and bowed & plucked melody string instruments 

 Date: Saturday 25th April 2020
Time: 10.00 am - 4.30 pm 
Venue: Beccles Station Cafe & Community Rooms, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9QJ 
Cost per person: £30 Limited number of places (Sorry, but this workshop day is not suitable for beginner instrumentalists, or guitars)
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Pakefield Acoustic Music Day 2020

“Early Bird” Tickets on sale now!

The second Pakefield Acoustic Music Day will be held on Saturday 18th April 2020 and “Early Bird” Tickets are now on sale.As for the first event, the day will be divided into 2 sessions in the afternoon and evening. Brief details of the artistes appearing are:-

ASKEW SISTERS sml

Evening session: - The Askew Sisters , Emily and Hazel, rework and reinterpret songs, creating breath-taking arrangements, which allow words that are hundreds of years old to resonate profoundly with contemporary audiences. Expert multi-instrumentalists, they use fiddles, melodeons, concertina and cello to bring their music to life.

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Christina Alden & Alex Patterson at Hungate Church Beccles

Intimate Acoustic duo show for Christina & Alex. Friday 10th January at Hungate Church, Beccles

 

Christina Alden and Alex Patterson are the main creative force behind the acclaimed folk/Americana trio 'Alden Patterson and Dashwood'. They have been playing and singing together for the last seven years.

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A Winter Union at the Canopy Theatre Beccles

Seasonal Folk Supergroup coming to Beccles

“It’s an early Christmas treat and a perfect seasonal music present” Laurel Canyon

A Winter Union

 

Now in its 5th year, A Winter Union is a festive folk band like no other. From five leading lights of the British Roots scene, expect soaring vocals and exquisite musicianship as the band delight you with a repertoire of original seasonal songs, fresh arrangements of traditional carols both well-loved and little-known, and classics from both sides of the Atlantic.

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