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May Sat 26
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bring songs, tunes, stories & poems to suit the theme.This is a good time to try singing or playing in public for the first time to friendly listeners. Vocal & instrumental groups are welcome, too.

Everyone is welcome, especially if you'd like to sing or play. We mostly sing and play... more

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June Sat 02
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bob Kenward sings and plays guitar. He writes beautiful and funny songs, many about his native Kent, with delicious verbal gymnastics and haunting tunes.

Bob will give us two forty-five minute spots and the rest of the evening is filled by members of the audience performing a song or tune if... more

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Tue 05
@ The Elephant and Castle
About the talk:
The presentation will consider the ethical and economic arguments for moving towards an income distribution system in which a basic income, paid as a regular sum, as a right, without behavioural conditions, would be the base or anchor. The lecture will consider why basic income... more

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Sat 09
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 254
NANCY KERR FIDDLE WORKSHOP
nancykerr.co.uk
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Saturday 9th. June 10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle,White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ

A superb fiddle player, singer & composer, Nancy is one of the most... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Nancy is a brilliant fiddler & singer, one of the brightest stars of her generation of folk musicians. Already a respected interpreter of traditional material, Nancy’s emergence as a writer of rare style has drawn comparisons to William Blake in her reawakening of a radical folk mythology as a... more
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Sat 30
@ The Elephant and Castle
Gaslight Follies reincarnated! The Old Firm are Denise & Stuart Savage, Iris Bishop & Jim Ward. They present an entertaining mixture of Music Hall songs & monologues & traditional folk songs with concertinas.

The Old Firm will give us two 45-minute spots and the rest of the evening is filled... more

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July Sat 14
@ The Elephant and Castle
Martin Carthy is unsurpassed as a performer of English traditional song & dance music. He has been a huge influence on at least two generations of singers & musicians. His guitar playing is uniquely powerful & subtle. Martin will give us two 45-minute sets and the rest of the evening is filled by... more
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Sun 15
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 255
MARTIN CARTHY BALLAD FORUM
http://www.watersoncarthy.com/id22.htm
SUNDAY 15th. JULY 2018
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m. Places £35
(2 under-25s £17)
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/

Martin Carthy is... more

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Sat 21
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 256
IAN HAYDEN: THE MUSIC OF SALLY SLOANE
https://sallysloane.wordpress.com/
Saturday 21st. July 2018
10.45 a.m.-4.45 p.m.
Places £25 (2 under-25s £12)
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/

Sally... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Will Duke is a fine singer of mainly English traditional songs, and a splendid player of the Anglo concertina with a distinctive, sparkling style of his own. He plays many tunes from the repertoire of the Sussex source musician Scan Tester of Horsted Keynes, and uses a concertina that belonged to... more
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Sat 28
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 250
PAUL SARTIN FIDDLE WORKSHOP
www.paulsartin.co.uk
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Saturday 28th. July 2018
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle,White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ

Paul Sartin is a BASCA-nominated composer, arranger,... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Belshazzar's Feast (http://www.belshazzarsfeast.com/) are Paul Sartin (fiddle, oboe, voice, of Bellowhead & Faustus) and Paul Hutchinson (accordion, of Hoover The Dog & The Pagoda Project). Starting from traditional music & song, they wander off into jazz, classical & pure fantasy, with that gift... more
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