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Music in Lewes

May Sat 21 May
@ Depot cinema
Fruitful Soundsystem play the Depot in Lewes on Sat 21st May. DJ Nick Carling with special guest Fred Lopez will be playing Brazilian, Jazz, Library Music & Film Score out in the garden. Fingers crossed, in the evening sunshine! Strictly vinyl. 6pm - 10pm. Free.
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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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Thu 26 May
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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Sat 28 May
@ Lewes Town Hall
East Sussex Bach Choir & Kantorei Hochrhein, Waldshut will be singing Mozart's Mass in C minor & Haydn's Te Deum. Concert also includes Sir John Tomlinson performing an aria from The Magic Flute & The Baroque Collective (leader Alison Bury) performing Haydn's Symphony no 6. Director John Hancorn... more
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@ The Elephant and Castle
This is an open night, a good opportunity to try singing & playing for the first time. Bring songs, tunes & readings. Vocal and instrumental groups are welcome. Diane & Steve Nevill are your hosts.
Everyone is welcome, especially if you'd like to sing or play. We mostly sing and play traditional... more

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June Thu 02 June
@ The Royal Oak
Sean Taylor's music is a fusion of blues, Americana and folk and has been described as a 'late night cocktail..of Tom Waits and John Martyn". MOJO Magazine have given his latest album 4 stars and say his music is "Articulate and compelling"
Support will be from super talented Josh Difford.

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Sat 04 June
@ The Elephant and Castle
This is an open night, a good opportunity to try singing & playing for the first time. Bring songs, tunes & readings. Vocal and instrumental groups are welcome.
Everyone is welcome, especially if you'd like to sing or play. We mostly sing and play traditional music from the British Isles, but we... more

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Thu 09 June
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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Sat 11 June
@ Cliffe hall

For our 6th and final recital of Chamber Music in Art's inaugural season, we are delighted to welcome flautist, Karen Wong, and pianist, Lance Mok, in collaboration with visual artist, Shontelle Xintong Cai (Royal College of Art).

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@ The Elephant and Castle
mmanuel is one of the best melodeon players in France, a singer & an expert in French regional dance music. He also plays a specially-designed ‘Franglo’ concertina. He has taught at Hands-On Music & regularly leads melodeon-building weeks in England. Didier is a superb fiddler & also dazzles on... more
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Sun 12 June
@ Lewes Town Hall
A singing workshop led by John Hancorn open to ALL singers. We will be singing Faure Requiem, Tippett 5 Spirituals, Jenkins Armed Man & A Prayer for Ukraine (vocal scores provided). Piano Nick Houghton with soloists Sofia Ticciati, Imogen Moore & Andrew Robinson. All proceeds will be donated to... more
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@ Old Hamsey Church
Music for Flute and Guitar
Sue Gregg (flute) with Hussein Dickie (guitar)
Composers include Piazzolla and Sussex composer Paul Lewis
Bring a cushion and dress warmly - ancient pews and no heating in this historic unmodernised church

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Thu 16 June
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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Sat 18 June
@ The Con Club
LEWES RECORD FAIR.
The Con Club,
139, High Street,
Lewes,
East Sussex. BN7 1XS.

Free Entry, 10-3 (Dealers from 9),
Bar open all day with large beer garden.

Council Offices Parking 2 mins away (£1 all day), Bus stop 2 mins / Train station 10 mins.

Lewes Record... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
From Hastings, five women’s voices in harmony singing traditional & more recent songs. Lively, joyful & funny. Rattlebag are stalwarts of Wassailing, Jack in the Green & other calendar customs.
Rattlebag will give us two forty-five minute sets & the rest of the evening is filled by members of... more

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Sun 19 June
@ Old Hamsey Church
A String Quartet from the Musicians of All Saints
Andrew Sherwood, Ellie Blackshaw – Violins
Conall Gleeson – Viola, Peter Copley – Cello
Haydn String Quartet in D major, Op.33 no.6
Guy Richardson Turning Point (First Performance)
Schubert String Quartet No.13 in A minor... more

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Thu 23 June
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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Sat 25 June
@ St John sub Castro
NEW SUSSEX SINGERS return to Trinity Church with a concert for a summer's evening celebrating all things love! Doors and bar open at 6pm, and you can take your drinks into the concert which starts at 7pm. Brahms' passionate 'Liebeslieder' (Love Song Waltzes), the world premier of Paul Carr's 'Old... more
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@ The Elephant and Castle
New, inventive & intelligent songs, poignant, wistful & hilarious, with delicate vocal harmony & scintillating guitar.
John & Di will give us two forty-five minute sets & the rest of the evening is filled by members of the audience performing a song or tune if they wish. Everyone is welcome,... more

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Thu 30 June
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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July Sat 02 July
@ The Elephant and Castle
A master of the traditional South African concertina style, Zak is dazzling, charming & delightful. He features on the famous ‘Anglo International’ showcase CDs.
Zak will give us two forty-five minute sets & the rest of the evening is filled by members of the audience performing a song or tune... more

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Thu 07 July
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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Fri 08 July
@ The Con Club
SMASH IT UP - Lewes' only regular punk night is back for a third instalment, showcasing the best local bands influenced by the ethos of punk.
Featuring:

IDLE BONES
"Dark, dancey punk and twisted story-telling rock. We bring the the horror... Join us at the crime scene"
Idle Bones... more

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Sat 09 July
@ St Michaels Church
The Musicians of All Saints will be directed by Julian Broughton
Handel Concerto Grosso in G major, Op.6 No.1
Peter Warlock Serenade for Strings
Amoret Abis Silvered by the Moon (Second performance) for Violin and Strings with Sophia Bartlette (violin)
Antonín Dvorák Serenade for... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
JIB are Jim Mageean & Ingrid & Barrie Temple, three terrific singers from the North-East. All have a powerful & extensive repertoire of sea songs & shanties, some traditional & some written by Barrie. They generate mighty, ringing vocal harmonies & are much in demand at maritime & other... more
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Thu 14 July
@ The Elephant and Castle
We are a fun, informal a cappella choir singing songs from all over the British Isles and beyond.
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Sat 23 July
@ The Elephant and Castle
John Kirkpatrick is a superb singer, great writer, fine dancer & the best English squeezer bar none. He is one of the great solo acts on the folk scene & has played with the Albions, Steeleye Span, Brass Monkey, Band of Hope & many more.
During the day John leads a workshop for any instrument... more

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Sat 30 July
@ The Con Club
The Near Jazz Experience formed in 2011 by multi-instrumentalist Terry Edwards (Serious Drinking, Gallon Drunk, The Higsons, PJ Harvey), Mark Bedford from Madness and Higsons drummer Simon Charterton.

Oldfield Youth Club is made up of 3/4 critically acclaimed 1980's pop group The Last Party.... more

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August Sun 07 August
@ Frant Memorial Hall, The Grn, Frant, Tunbridge Wells TN3 9DR
The Cajun Roosters Big Band are a multi-talented and multi-award winning truly international band, bringing together some of the finest and most experienced musicians in Europe. With a reputation as one of the most authentic bands around they are at the forefront of the New Orleans scene, earning... more
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Fri 19 August
@ The Con Club
Mid 80s indie-pop rock band the Wolfhounds reformed in 2005. Current line-up includes David Callahan, Andy Golding, Peter Wilkins and Richard Golding. Their latest brilliant LP Electric Music received top reviews. 'Groups like The Wolfhounds should be treasured'- John Robb, Louder Than War... more
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September Sat 17 September
@ The Con Club
Punk pop perfection with The Fallen Leaves, featuring former members of Subway Sect & The Chords.

Support from post-ironic, post-punk, post-everything group Fractured.

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October Sat 01 October
@ The Con Club
Celebrating the life of the late great DJ John Peel (30th August 1939-25th October 2004) with Piranhas Four+, David Lance Callahan and Helen McCookerybook.

The Piranhas recorded four sessions for Peelie, who made a pilgrimage to witness their influential Sunday night gigs at The Alhambra in... more

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