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March Sat 23
@ The Elephant and Castle
Elye Cuthbertson https://www.facebook.com/elye.cuthbertson.1 is a splendid young melodeon player, a finalist in the New Roots Competition 2018. His playing is inventive, skilful and humorous. He's bringing some friends with him tonight.

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Fri 29
@ The Elephant and Castle
Human Rights Today: The Case of Immigration Detention

Can we believe in human rights, and what happens if we do not? In this talk, Marie Dembour marries her expertise in the history and jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights with a particular case study: immigration detention in... more

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Sat 30
@ The Elephant and Castle
Shirley’s love, knowledge & understanding of English traditional song are second to none. A singer of great authority, she is also an illuminating writer on traditional music. Ian Kearey is her musical director & accompanist; he produced her award-winning Lodestar album & its follow-up, due for... more
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Sun 31
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 265
SHIRLEY COLLINS & IAN KEAREY
ENGLISH FOLK SONG & ACCOMPANIMENT
www.shirleycollins.co.uk
Sunday 31st. March 2019 10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ
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April Sat 06
@ The Elephant and Castle
Jack Hogsden (https://www.facebook.com/jackhogsdenmusic/) is a dazzling young melodeon player, singer & guitarist from Sussex. His father Leon sings & plays a stylish guitar & mandola. They play & sing mainly English traditional music. Both dance, play and are mummers with Ditchling... more
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Sat 13
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 266
COHEN BRAITHWAITE-KILCOYNE MELODEON WORKSHOP
htpps://cohenbk.com
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Saturday 13th. April 2019 10.45 a.m. - 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ
Cohen is a young, brilliant & inventive... more

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Cohen (htpps://cohenbk.com) is a young, brilliant & inventive melodeon & anglo concertina player & a glorious singer with a deep understanding of traditional music & a powerful, compelling style of his own. He’s in great demand at folk music festivals & clubs as a solo performer & with the trio... more
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Sat 20
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bring songs, tunes, readings and poems to suit the theme. Vocal & instrumental groups are welcome, as well as soloists. A good night to try performing for the first time. We serve traditional home-made Easter biscuits, with a crisp sugar coating, lemon & currants.

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Fri 26
@ The Elephant and Castle
Big tractors are neither efficient nor environmentally friendly. Currently, 95% of energy is used ploughing. Ploughing is only necessary because of heavy machinery crushing soil.

But there is a deceptively simple idea: small robots not big tractors.

Ben from the Small Robot Company... more

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Sat 27
@ The Elephant and Castle
Matt Quinn & Owen Woods are a concertina and melodeon duo, performing traditional and contemporary dance tunes from around the world. Having been part of the short lived melodeon quartet Boxtet, they both wanted to continue working together. With Matt changing from melodeon to his duet concertina,... more
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May Sun 05
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bring songs, tunes, stories & poems to welcome in the May and begin the summer. We serve home-made Maids of Honour, a traditional treat using the new May cream with almonds, lemon, eggs, currants & pastry. This is a good night to try singing or playing in public for the first time to a friendly,... more
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Sat 11
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bring songs, tunes, stories & poems to fit the theme. This is a good night to try singing or playing in public for the first time to a friendly, welcoming group of people. Instrumental & vocal groups are welcome, too. Derek Seed is in the chair.

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Sat 18
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 267
EMMANUEL PARISELLE & RICHARD BURGESS:
FRENCH & SCANDINAVIAN DANCE TUNES WORKSHOP
for any instrument
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Saturday 18th. May 2019 10.45 a.m. - 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ
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@ The Elephant and Castle
Emmanuel is one of the best melodeon players in France, a singer, songwriter & an expert in French regional dance music. He also plays a specially-designed 'Franglo' concertina, one-row accordion & flutes. Richard, originally from Kent, sings & plays guitar & English concertina. He has spent all... more
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Sat 25
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bring songs, tunes, stories & poems. This is a good night to try singing or playing in public for the first time to a friendly, welcoming group of people. Instrumental & vocal groups are welcome, too. Diane & Steve Nevill are your hosts.

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June Sat 08
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 268
JEZ LOWE WORKSHOP: SONGWRITING IN TRADITIONAL STYLE
www.jezlowe.com
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Saturday 8th. June 2019 10.45 a.m. - 4.45 p.m.
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Jez Lowe is one of England's finest... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Jez Lowe (www.jezlowe.com) is one of England's finest singer-songwriters, producing powerful, moving & often humorous songs using the traditional styles of his North-East home about working people, especially miners, shipbuilders and deep-sea fishermen (Back in Durham Gaol, Old Bones, The Bonny... more
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Sat 22
@ The Elephant and Castle
Sandra Kerr has long been a brilliant & influential singer & player of the English concertina, since with her days with Ewan MacColl's Critics Group. Sandra also plays guitar & autoharp. A versatile musician with a fine, expressive voice, she is also an accomplished songwriter & has been a core... more
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Sun 23
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 269
SANDRA KERR CONCERTINA & SONG WORKSHOP
(any system)
www.sandrakerr.net
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
Sunday 23rd. June 2019 10.45 a.m. - 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ

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