Date: 27 June 2008 10:58:53 BDTSubject: Lewes Arms Folk Club, July28 JUNE ALAN & CAROL PRIOR (£5)Scottish songs superbly delivered; these two were guests at the Inishowen singing festival last year.
5 JULY WILL DUKE (£5)Songs & tunes from a master of the Anglo concertina. Tickets are still available for the evening, but Will's all-day workshop on the tunes of Scan Tester for instrument is sold out; we're keeping a waiting list.His new CD ' Out of the Box' can be ordered using this form: http://www.lewesarmsfolkclub.org/LAFC/WS94CD.html
12 JULY BOB LEWIS (£5)One of Sussex's finest traditional singers.
19 JULY Lewes Arms workshops no. 95 & 96MICK WEST: SCOTTISH SONG10.45 a.m. - 4.45 p. m. Places £25Mick (http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendID=93285195) is widely considered to be one of the best singers of Scottish traditional song. The workshop will cover sources of traditional Scots song & its background but the emphasis will be on singing & participants should learn some new & enjoyable songs.FRANK McLAUGHLIN : SCOTTISH MUSIC FOR GUITAR10.45 a.m. - 4.45 p. m. Places £25The Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2DA
A first class guitarist & piper, Frank (www.myspace.com/frankmclaughlin) has worked with many top Scottish musicians. The workshop will cover a range of techniques for playing & accompanying traditional tunes & songs. Music & guitar tab available for all pieces.IN THE EVENING MICK WEST & FRANK McLAUGHLIN PERFORM AT THE LEWES ARMS (£6)Advance tickets & booking forms available from the club & the website.
26 JULY THE MIGHTY QUINNS( http://homepage.ntlworld.com/rebe.cleveland/hebeweb.htm) (£5)Father & son Dan & Matt play English tunes on melodeons, fiddle, mandolin & mandolin-banjo in a crisp & cheery style. They sing, too.