Date: 30 January 2008 18:30:04 GMTSubject: English tunes & Harveys beer in FebruaryDear Everyone,TOM & BARBARA BROWN, Lewes Arms Folk Club, SATURDAY 2ND. FEBRUARYDeeply rooted in Cornwall and Wiltshire, Tom & Barbara sing with wonderful warmth in harmony, unaccompanied & with concertina, melodeon & guitar. £5 admission.JOHN HARVEY TUNES SESSION, TUESDAY 5TH. FEBRUARY 8.00 - 11.00 PMKeith Macdonald and Brian Cooper lead this month.If you'd like to lead one of these sessions, which are always on the first Tuesday of the month, let me know.ENGLISH TUNES SESSION, TREVOR ARMS, GLYNDE, SUNDAY 3rd. FEBRUARY, 3.30 - 5.30 PMMeic Goodyear leads on fiddle as usual.CONCERTINAS ANONYMOUSLEWES ARMS CLUB-
ROOM, MONDAY 4TH. FEBRUARY, 8.00 - 11.00 PMThis is Bryan Creer's regular free session for concertina players of all systems and abilities. What happens depends largely on who turns up, but there's usually some part-playing at some stage and a few session tunes get severely beaten up.LEWES FAVOURITES ENGLISH TUNES PRACTICE SESSION, LEWES ARMS CLUB- ROOM, TUESDAY 12TH. FEBRUARY, 8.00 - 11.00 PMWe are meeting on the second Tuesday of the month in February to make way for Lewes Arms pantomime rehearsals.This is the monthly free practice for anyone wanting to practice tunes popular in local English sessions on any instrument. Andy Warburton has compiled two unbound supplements, one of a further 33 trendy tunes and another with a small selection of Scan Testerís material; both are available to people coming to the practice sessions for the not unreasonable sum of £30p, but limited to one copy per person. They can also be downloaded from the Lewes Arms Folk Club website, and I can now email them to you as PDFs on request.ALISTAIR ANDERSON: WORKSHOP ON NORTHUMBRIAN MUSIC FOR ANY INSTRUMENT, LEWES ARMS, SATURDAY 15TH. MARCHThe workshop is sold out but we are keeping a waiting list in case of cancellations. Advance tickets for Alistairís evening performance at the Lewes Arms are still available through the website or from me at £6 each.Tootle pip,ValmaiValmai Goodyear
20, St. John's Terrace, Lewes, BN7 2DL
Lewes Arms Folk Club, Mount Place, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1YH
Residents: Bryan Creer, Dave Earl, Sandra Goddard, Valmai Goodyear, Suzanne Higgins, Steve & Diane Nevill, George Oakley, Robert O'Mahony, Derek Seed
LEWES ARMS FOLK CLUB WORKSHOPS 2008
The workshops last a full Saturday and the tutor performs at the club in the evening.
Booking forms can be printed from the website about four months before the event.
15th March Alistair Anderson Northumbrian music (any instrument) FULLY BOOKED BUT WAITING LIST BEING KEPT & EVENING TICKETS AVAILABLE
19th April Martin Carthy Guitar & song (12 places only)
7th June Cloudstreet Vocal harmony
5th. July Will Duke Scan Tester's tunes
19th July Mick West Scottish song
19th July Frank McLaughlin Scottish music for guitar
6th. Sept Marian Button Ballad forum
20th Sept Mary Humphreys & Anahata Fenland tunes (any instrument)
18th Oct John Kirkpatrick Modes (any instrument)
25th Oct Coope Boyes & Simpson Vocal harmony
25th Oct Georgina Boyes Seminar: Wassails, Carols & Winter Customs (pm)
22nd Nov Roy Clinging & Neil Brookes Cheshire tunes (any instrument)
6th Dec Paul Hutchinson Accordion
6th Dec Paul Sartin Fiddle
Belshazzar's Feast (evening)
SPARE PARTS CONCERTINA BAND
Bryan Creer, Suzanne Higgins, Valmai Goodyear
From: "Spyboy Info" <info_at_spyboy_dot_co_dot_uk>Date: 30 January 2008 18:35:52 GMTSubject: New Pavilion Show (Eliza Carthy) & New Booking DatesHelloto let you about a new show scheduled for the Hailsham Pavilion in MayEliza Carthy and her musicians"Dreams of Breathing Underwater"Sunday 4th May 2008 7.30pmHailsham Pavilion
Eliza Carthy played last year to a capacity Hailsham Pavilion audience with the Ratcatchers.....
This year she brings a brand new set of musicians that include Willie Molleson on drums, Emma Smith on double bass and Phil Alexander on keyboards, to showcase original material from her new album that features powerful rhythms absorbed from her travels around the world...
"Dreams of Breathing Underwater"
A truly inventive and innovative singer and fiddle-player, Eliza is a gifted musical conceptualist confirming her position as arguably the most impressive and engaging performer of her generation
She is a winner of two Mercury Prize nominations, an unrivalled seven BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and innumerable other accolades, and has performed and recorded with a diverse array of artists from Paul Weller to Nick Cave to Joan Baez......
Seats £18.50 - booking opens 12/02/08 - 01323 841414
Bookings for Animals & Friends : Albert Lee : Strawbs (Electric) also open on Tuesday 12th February
All seats sold for Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain (02/02/08)
Just a few remain for Kenny Ball (09/02/08)
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Oysterband (9/03) Feast of Fiddles (5/04) Bellowhead (19/04) selling fast
see the website www.spyboy.co.uk