The next English tunes session at the John Harvey Tavern, Bear Yard, off
Cliffe High Street, Lewes, will be on Tuesday 7th. April from 8.00 p.m. onwards.
If you would like to lead one of these sessions, which are always held on the
first Tuesday evening of the month, let me know. Tony Dunn is leading on April
COOPE BOYES & SIMPSON VOCAL HARMONY WORKSHOP, LEWES ARMS, SATURDAY
The workshop is sold out, but we are keeping a waiting list in case of
returns. Places are still available for Georgina Boyes's talk on early song
collectors in Sussex that afternoon at the Royal Oak, Lewes (£7.50 in advance,
£10 on the door). Two tickets remain for CBS's evening performance at the Lewes
Arms (£5 each).
GAVIN BIRD: MELODEON WORKSHOP, LEWES ARMS, SATURDAY 3RD. JUNE, £15
(replacing Gina Le Faux's advertised fiddle workshop)
Gavin graduated from the University of Newcastle's first folk music degree
course last year. He is an excellent melodeon player and singer. One of the
topics workshop will cover is ways of applying unusual chords and
progressions to tunes. Gavin performs at the Lewes Arms Folk Club in the evening
20, St. John's Terrace, Lewes, BN7 2DL
Lewes Arms Folk Club
Residents: Bryan Creer, Dave Earl,
Sandra Goddard, Valmai Goodyear, Steve & Diane Nevill, George Oakley, Robert
O'Mahony, Derek Seed
LEWES ARMS FOLK CLUB WORKSHOPS 2006
last a full Saturday and the tutor performs at the club in the evening. Booking
forms are available from the club and can be printed from the
Mick Ryan & Pete Harris - Songwriting & folk drama,
Coope Boyes & Simpson - Vocal harmony, 1st.
Georgina Boyes - Early song collectors in Sussex, 1st. April
NEW: Gavin Bird, Melodeon, 3rd. June
Martin Carthy -
Guitar & song, 10th. June
Sandra Kerr - Concertinas & song,
John Kirkpatrick - Anglo concertina, 16th. September
Kerr - Fiddle, 7th. October
James Fagan - Bouzouki & cittern,
Alistair Anderson - Concertinas, 28th. October (a.m.)
Townsend & Phil Humphries - West Gallery Carols, Saturday 18th.
Dave Townsend - Sacred Harp, Sunday 19th. November
Humphries - Early Music for Folk Musicians, Sunday 19th. November
Peters - Melodeon, 2nd. December
Gordon Tyrrall - Whistle & Flute,
Brian Peters - Ballad Forum, Sunday 3rd.