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August Wed 21 August
@ The Lamb
Karaoke night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Thu 22 August
@ The Lamb
Open Mic night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Fri 23 August
@ All Saints Centre
Lewes Youth Band are proud to present their debut concert. Join us for an evening of Jazz and Big Band standards and the World Premier of a New Composition. There will also be your chance to conduct the Band! Performed by young musicians from all around the South East including students that are... more
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@ The Royal Oak
DJ JulianJules spinning beats in the bar from 8pm till late. Expect to hear an eclectic mix of funk, soul, reggae, afrobeat, old-school hip-hop, quality house music and pubstep - 100% dancefloor friendly!
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@ The Royal Oak
DJ Julian Jules dropping beats & treats in the Bar from 8pm.
Start the Bank Holiday weekend off right!

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Lamb
VILLAINS AND HEROES - DJ FROM 7:30 PM

WEAR A COSTUME FOR A FREE DRINK

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Sat 24 August
@ The Lamb
ROCKABILLY REBELS - KING MOB DJ FROM 8 PM

Time travel back to the 1950's when women were women and men were beasts.

Music by Gene Vincent/Little Richard/Buddy Holly/Elvis/Jerry Lee Lewes/Carl Perkins and more

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@ 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. Diane & Steve Nevill are in the chair.

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Swan Inn
Fruitful Soundsystem back at The Swan in Lewes for a night of Funk & Soul. Nick Carling is joined by Kurtis Powers from The Face Radio, Brooklyn New York. Expect a strictly vinyl selection spanning all shades of Funk & Soul. 9pm till late. Free entry.
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Sun 25 August
@ The Lamb
Sunday afternoon jazz at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Tue 27 August
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Wed 28 August
@ The Lamb
Karaoke night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Thu 29 August
@ The Lamb
Open Mic night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Fri 30 August
@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Con Club
Yes, it's The Kondoms summer bash at the Con Club. Come along and have a rocking good time with all your chums. YOU WOULD BE MAD TO MISS IT!!!

Bar from 4:30pm - Doors from 8:00pm - Live music from 9:00pm

http://www.thekondoms.co.uk/

Free entry - All welcome


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@ The Royal Oak
Join us for a night of Balearic Beats & sunshine treats with Los Twangueros
Friday August 30th from 9pm in the Bar
Free entry
“cool, quirky Latin-influenced band” – Danny Rampling
“a mixture of latin rumbas & ambient jazz, tinged with African rhythm's, and a small helping of psychedelia... more

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Sat 31 August
@ The Con Club
Cajun Barn Present:

Jesse, Joel and Kelli create music full of spontaneity and joy. Together, they play traditional Cajun French music from the prairies of Southwest Louisiana where all the generations come together nightly to celebrate their vibrant culture by dancing, socializing and... more

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@ 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. Sandra Goddard is in the chair.

Everyone is welcome, especially if you'd... more

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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September Sun 01 September
@ The Lamb
Sunday afternoon jazz at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Wed 04 September
@ The Lamb
Karaoke night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Thu 05 September
@ The Lamb
Open Mic night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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@ The Con Club
Charlie Parr has been travelling around singing his country-blues tunes ever since leaving Austin, Minnesota in the 1980s. Thirteen recordings, over 250 shows a year, and 200,000 miles on a well broken-in Kia later, Parr is renowned for his exquisite songwriting. As a performer his fingers move... more
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Fri 06 September
@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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Sat 07 September
@ Linklater Pavilion
The Railway Land Wildlife Trust will present ‘Songs of Nature,’ a concert featuring artists from diverse musical backgrounds performing music inspired by nature.
Heading the line-up is the Queen of British Folk, Shirley Collins, who will both sing and read from her recent works.
Joining the... more

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Elephant and Castle
Tom Lewis (www.tomlewis.net) sings traditional sea songs & ones he's written, with ukulele & melodeon. Tom's songs are beautiful, lively, compelling, intelligent & often funny. He draws on his own experience of life at sea (twenty-four years in Royal Nay submarines) & his great understanding of the... more
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@ The Con Club
OAYSIS, We are sorry but this gig has been cancelled due to reasons outside our control. For refunds please contact ticket supplier.

Box Office: https://www.gigantic.com/oaysis-tickets/lewes-lewes-con-club/2019-09-07-19-30


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Sun 08 September
@ The Lamb
Sunday afternoon jazz at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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@ The Con Club
Death or Glory Promotions presents: https://www.facebook.com/DeathorGloryPromotions/

ALVIN GIBBS & THE DISOBEDIENT SERVANTS- https://www.facebook.com/Disobedientservants/

Formed by UK Subs and ex-Iggy Pop bassist Alvin Gibbs after the critical and commercial success of his first solo... more

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Tue 10 September
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Wed 11 September
@ The Lamb
Karaoke night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Thu 12 September
@ The Lamb
Open Mic night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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@ The Royal Oak
Sepia Shadows are Max Gibson and Bethan Lees, playing an acoustic set consisting of an eclectic mix of blues, jazz and R&B classics; a tribute to some of the main inspirations for their own original music.
Join us in the Bar for what promises to be a very special night!

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Fri 13 September
@ The Con Club
Zion Train return after their last sold out gig at the Club. One of the most unique and enjoyable live dub acts on the planet, their use of dynamic onstage dub mixing whilst performing alongside acoustic instruments.

Tickets £15 + b/f... more

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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Sat 14 September
@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Elephant and Castle
Jeff Warner (http://www.jeffwarner.com/) is one of the USA's foremost performers of traditional music. He sings & plays banjo & English concertina. His songs from the lumber camps, fishing villages and mountain tops of America connect 21st century audiences with the everyday lives–and artistry–of... more
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Sun 15 September
@ The Lamb
Sunday afternoon jazz at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Wed 18 September
@ The Lamb
Karaoke night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Thu 19 September
@ The Lamb
Open Mic night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Fri 20 September
@ Lewes Town Hall
Famous folk group Oysterband are set to play in the Corn Exchange as art of the 2019 Lewes Sausage 'n' Cider Festival.
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@ Lewes Town Hall
One of the UKs premier Folk Rock bands Oysterband are playing in Lewes for the first time in decades.
Oysterband make a modern, folk-based British music, acoustic at heart, sometimes intense, sometimes rocking. Since 1978 they've toured in 35 countries - festivals, concerts, bars, rallies,... more

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Con Club
Once again The Con Club plays host to local bands The Manatees and Caburn, this time in aid of Southover Bonfire Society.
The Manatees are a genre-defying band, writing and performing original songs with hints of 60's surf and Dylan.
And Caburn will be playing the Conclub for the third time... more

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@ The Royal Oak
Probably one of our favourite Live acts. These guys know how to get you dancing!
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Sat 21 September
@ The Royal Oak
Three absolute Goddesses on the decks, with enough vinyl to keep the party going on all weekend!
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@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents: Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band

Geno Washington and The Ram Jam Band had two of the biggest selling UK albums of the sixties. Amazingly both of these were live albums. Hand Clappin, Foot Stompin, Funky Butt Live was in the album charts for 48 weeks of the year... more

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Elephant and Castle
John Spiers, known better in folk circles as Squeezy, has made a name for himself as one of the leading squeezebox players of his generation. He plays melodeon & Anglo concertina. Well known for his long-standing duo partnership with Jon Boden in the formidable Spiers & Boden as well as his... more
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Sun 22 September
@ The Lamb
Sunday afternoon jazz at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Tue 24 September
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Wed 25 September
@ The Lamb
Karaoke night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Thu 26 September
@ The Lamb
Open Mic night at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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Fri 27 September
@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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@ The Con Club
Stomping Backwoods Americana

The Curst Sons unique sound mixes traditional American roots genres with powerful original songs and gutsy live shows. Their inspiration is the pre Rock n' Roll world of Blues, Gospel and Old Time - given a jolt of electricity and a kick-ass stomp.

Since... more

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@ All Saints Centre
Us and The Presents their spectacular interpretation of the music of the Pink Floyd. The show features all the great powerhouse Pink Floyd works with Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety and a full length version of Echoes and much more. This stunning show has been selling out shows across the... more
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Sat 28 September
@ St John sub Castro
Directed Andrew Sherwood, piano soloist Margaret Fingerhut.
Haydn Symphony no. 28 in A, Robin Milford Concertino for Piano and Strings op. 20, Martyn Harry Come Spring, Mozart Piano Concerto no 9 in Eb major

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@ The Lamb
Live music at the Lamb, Fisher Street. Full details to follow!
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Sun 29 September
@ The Lamb
Sunday afternoon jazz at the Lamb, Fisher Street.
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@ The Con Club
Our September Sundays in the Bar Sunday afternoon gig features the welcome return to the Con Club of blues singer/guitarist Stuart Bligh.

Stuart, of local Blues/Rock band,The Big Blue, will be playing an acoustic solo set of classic tunes and cool Blues.

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October Fri 04 October
@ The Con Club
This is Dende's official celebration of playing music together for 10 years and it will be so good to be back in our home town of Lewes!

Dende is a 9 piece fun-fuelled positive party band playing an up-for-it mix of tunes with a firm rooting in Afro-Latin rhythms. From Cumbia to Calypso,... more

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Tue 08 October
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Thu 10 October
@ The Con Club
Mojo Music Present: Funke and the Two Tone Baby - A one man sonic explosion. Uncategorized and uncharted. Jammed halfway between frenzied alt-blues and metronomic dance beats. Combining guitar and harmonica with beatboxing and effects that seamlessly collide the organic with the mechanical to... more
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Fri 11 October
@ The Con Club
The Total Stone Roses play a 90min set of all of the best roses material including 'She Bangs The Drums', 'Fools Gold', 'Waterfall, 'I Wanna Be Adored' and 'Love Spreads'.

We're all pro musicians that do this for a a living, all players involved are top draw Leeds College of Music graduates.... more

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Sat 12 October
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents: Rory Mcleod - ex-circus clown and fire eater. A one man soulband, poet and storyteller, singing his own unique upbeat dance stories. A modern travelling troubadour using tap shoes, acappella, harmonica, guitar, trombone, spoons, finger cymbals, bandorea, djembe and... more
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@ The Elephant and Castle
Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer (www.swan-dyer.co.uk) are young, inspired & enchanting performers currently taking the folk world by storm. They both sing. Vicki plays Scottish Smallpipes, nyckelharpa, flute, Border pipes & double bass; Jonny plays guitar, accordion & low whistle. They play British... more
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Wed 16 October
@ The Con Club
Dictionary Pudding proudly present... Rozi Plain

After a sold out Brighton gig at The Hope & Ruin in April, we are delighted to bring Rozi and her band to Lewes for a very special show at the Con Club [where you may previously have seen her as part of This Is The Kit!]

+ Support... more

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Tue 22 October
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Thu 24 October
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents:

Worry Dolls are an exciting duo born out of the joint talents of multi-instrumentalists Zoe Nicol and Rosie Jones, whose debut album Go Get Gone was released earlier this year.

Serendipity brought Zoe and Rosie together at an open mic when they were 18,... more

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Fri 25 October
@ The Con Club
High energy Rhythm & Blues played the Canvey Island way, recreating the unmistakable sounds of 1970's Dr Feelgood.

A packed house last year, be great to see YOU again! The Feelgood Band! With a seal of approval from Wilko Johnson, Sparko and Figure!
"Man, it's great. It's just what it... more

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Sat 26 October
@ The Con Club
LOOSE CABOOSE is back following the Summer break with its usual mix of 60's Soul, Northern, R&B, Latin & Jazz.

Guest DJ for the night and residents Rachelle Piper and Martin Jackson seducing you onto the dance floor with their tunes.

£6 on the door. 7:30pm to 12:00

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@ The Royal Oak
We are delighted to host local band Sweet Onions again. And this time they are bringing special guests The Muzztones with them.
Should be a corker!

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@ The Elephant and Castle
ANDY IRVINE (www.andyirvine.com) is one of the great Irish singers, his voice one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland. Musician, singer, songwriter, Andy has been at the helm of legendary bands like Sweeney’s Men in the mid 60s, to the enormous success of Planxty... more
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Sun 27 October
@ The Con Club
For our "Sundays in the Bar" afternoon for October, we welcome Lewes's very own Contenders. As always, great beer drinking music - just make sure you're there!

Live music 3:30 to 5:30pm, free entry all welcome


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November Fri 01 November Wed 06 November
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Fri 08 November
@ The Royal Oak
These guys were awesome last time they played here. We are delighted to welcome them back for another night of Funk, Blues & Soul!!!
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Sat 09 November
@ All Saints Centre
Directed Andrew Sherwood, Handel Concerto Grosso op. 6 no. 9 in F Major, Peter Copley Double Concerto, 2nd performance, solo violins Ellie Blackshaw, Shereen Godber, John Hawkins Grounds for oboe and string orchestra, first performance, solo oboe, Clare Worth, Frank Bridge Suite for Strings . Pre... more
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Wed 20 November
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Sat 23 November
@ The Royal Oak
Big 404 and 25ThC bringing it large with a stack of 7" vinyl encompassing everything from Funk, Reggae and Soul to Hip Hop, Rock n Roll, Latin, Mash-up’s and re-edits .... with a bit of Rave and D&B thrown in for good measure!
Get ready to PAAAARTY!!!!

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Simon's hilarious banter and mandolin wizardry (he's one of the world's leading virtuosos, not to mention his fine guitar and fiddle playing) meets Hilary's "wonderfully honey-dripping voice" and unusual basses. She might even manage a step-dance if the wind's in the right direction. Hear them at... more
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December Wed 04 December
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Sat 07 December
@ The Royal Oak
One of our favourite Bands here at The Oak
Get the FUNK upstairs!

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Wed 18 December
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Sat 21 December
@ The Royal Oak
Join us for a BIG Christmas Special with SkiffleBilly Trio Bad Bad Whiskey plus support DJ.
It's going to be fire!

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January Wed 01 January
@ Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven
Fun and free ukulele group. Ideal for complete beginners, but existing players very welcome too.
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Sat 18 January
@ All Saints Centre
Directed By Ric Graebner, Pre concert talk by Peter Copley 7.10pm. Schubert Rondo for Violin and Strings D428, solo violin Chris Phipps, Ric Graebner Clarinet Concerto, 2nd performance, solo clarinet Steve Dummer, Guy Richardson Houriya (Freedom), 1st performance of this version. Mendelssohn,... more
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March Sat 07 March
@ All Saints Centre
Directed by Andrew Sherwood. Pre concert talk by Peter Copley 7.10pm. Mozart Divertimento in Bb K137, Phil Baker Veilings 2 for Flute and Strings, 1st performance, solo flute Anne Hodgson, Peta Crompton, New work for bassoon, viola and strings, solo bassoon Ian Glen, solo viola, Ellie Blackshaw.... more
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June Sun 14 June
@ Hamsey Old Church
Candle lit concert.
Sussex Flutes. Music for flute quartet.
Includes Barry Mills, Flute quartet, second performance.

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Sun 21 June
@ Hamsey Old Church
Candle lit concert.
Sussex Flutes. String Quartet from Musicians of All Saints, Haydn String quartet op. 33 no 5, Ellie Blackshaw, New work, EJ. Moeran, String quartet in A minor

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July Sat 04 July
@ All Saints Centre
Directed by Ian Morgan Williams. Pre concert talk by Peter Copley. Bach Concerto for 2 violins in D minor, soloists Stuart Deeks, Inga Franks, Ian Morgan Williams Some East Music, 2nd performance, Alison Kay, Knot for Strings, 1st performance of the revised version. Warlock Serenade for strings,... more
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