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Subject: SEFAN 2011-11-01_01 EVENTS (3 posts) Sussex

 

 

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1. Gary's Club - What's On in November 2011 SUSSEX
2. Lewes Saturday Folk Club in November plus 2012 workshop programme SUSSEX
3. THE BLUE COCONUT CLUB - Thursday Nov 3rd SUSSEX
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From: Gary Holder <gary.holder_at_tiscali_dot_co_dot_uk>
Date: 30 October 2011 22:04:42 GMT

Gary's Club - What's On - November 2011

Thursday 3rd November
Gary's Club exhibiting at Billibiz The Show
www.billibiztheshow.co.uk
12 noon - 7.30pm free admission
Billingshurst Community & Conference Centre
Roman Way Billingshurst West Sussex RH14 9QW


Friday 4th November
Copsale Acoustic Club
Doors open at 7.45pm
Music from 8pm
informal session, turn up & perform.
At 7.30pm, before doors open,
there will be a music reading 'whiteboard' session for those interested.


Friday 11th November
Findon Acoustic Club
featuring Mike Reinstein
Doors open 7.45pm
Music from 8pm



Friday 18th November
Coolham Acoustic Club
featuring 'Pimlico Road'
Doors open 7.45pm
Music from 8pm


Friday 25th November
Honeywood Lane Acoustic Club
featuring 'Choro Bandido'
Doors open 7.45pm
Music from 8pm

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From: ValmaiGoodyear_at_aol_dot_com
Date: 1 November 2011 09:51:02 GMT
Subject: Lewes Saturday Folk Club in November: 2012 workshop programme

Lewes Saturday Folk Club in November and 2012 workshop programme

NOV 5                        CLOSED FOR LEWES BONFIRE
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7S13gGwFmXA.
You'll feel the Chinese crackers are in the room with you.
(note from 1d - Lewes Town Council usually requests that you do not try attend this festival unless you live in the town.
Please read their safety advice on their website before travelling)


NOV 12          CHRIS COE & JOHN ADAMS  http://www.chriscoe.info
http://www.john-adams.info/      £7
Two compelling traditional performers & great musical authorities. Chris sings, plays duet concertina & hammered dulcimer & step-dances. John plays fiddle & harmonium & runs the Village Music Project.

NOV 19          CAROLE ETHERTON & ANDREW McKAY http://www.cranedrivinmusic.com/index.htm   £6
Traditional-style songs, many by Andrew, with Crane duet concertina & cornemuse.

NOV   26        COME-ALL YE: HUNTING:                                               £3
Bob Fox was to have been our guest but he's been given a role in the New London Theatre production of War Horse at short notice. Bring songs & tunes to fit the theme.

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DEC 3     PAUL & LIZ DAVENPORT: BALLAD FORUM
http://www.hallamtrads.co.uk
10.45 - 4.45                 Places £25
Paul & Liz both grew up in towns but have family traditions of singing, from rural Yorkshire, the North-East, Norfolk & Southern English travellers. They have made three CDs, 'Under the Leaves' , 'Songbooks' and ĎSpring Tide Risingí. Paul has been editor of the EFDSS magazine English Dance & Song (EDS). They are field collectors & academic researchers & have led ballad sessions at Whitby, Sidmouth, Holmfirth and Warwick Festivals. They have a special expertise in old variants of Child ballads & also in reworking them to suit our days while retaining their human truth & power. You are invited to bring at least one ballad of your choice to sing & talk about, including new songs in ballad style.   

IN THE EVENING PAUL & LIZ DAVENPORT  PERFORM AT THE ELEPHANT & CASTLE (£6)
Tickets and booking forms available from the club & its website.
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 LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB WORKSHOPS 2012
These last a full Saturday or Sunday & the tutor performs at the Elephant & Castle in the evening.
Booking forms can be printed from our website three to four months in advance.

3rd. March        Fay Hield                                                        English song
3rd. March        Rob Harbron                                                 English concertina
3rd.. March       Sam Sweeney                                                 English music for fiddle
28th. April        Cloudstreet                                                    Vocal harmony           
26th. May         Jigjaw                                                             Singing for dancing
30th.  June        Anne Nielson & Gordeanna McCulloch              Ballads
14th.  July         Brendan Power                                             Irish music for harmonica
21st.  July         The Wilson Family                                        Mining songs & Graeme Miles songs
15th. Sept         Sarah Morgan & Carolyn Robson                    Vocal harmony
16th. Sept         Sarah Morgan & Carolyn Robson                    Ballad forum
20th. Oct          Chris Sherburn                                             Irish music for concertina
20th. Oct          Denny Bartley                                               Irish song & guitar
17th. Nov         Andy Cutting                                                 Melodeon
24th. Nov         Jez Lowe                                                        Songwriting in the tradition

Valmai Goodyear
20, St. John's Terrace, Lewes, BN7 2DL

01273 476757

Lewes Saturday Folk Club, Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 2DJ http://www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/
Residents: Bryan Creer, Dave Earl, Sandra Goddard, Valmai Goodyear, Don Morgan, George Oakley, Denise Savage, Derek Seed, Stuart Walker

SPARE PARTS CONCERTINA BAND
Bryan Creer, Suzanne Higgins, Valmai Goodyear
http://www.sparepartsband.co.uk/


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From: <jimlee_at_blakewood_dot_co_dot_uk>
Date: 1 November 2011 12:25:47 GMT
Subject: gentle reminder coconut 6


THE BLUE COCONUT CLUB

7-30 for 8-30 start
Thursday November the 3rd
donít miss!
The One and Only WILLY AUSTEN

£7 inc..... Breadín Cheeseín Chipsín Log Fire !
sorry but we donít have space for floor singers !!!

NEXT WEEK 10TH  NOV
ANOTHER GREAT NIGHT WITH STEVE WINCHESTER
DETAILS TO FOLLOW


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