On 18th November we’re teaching music and dance workshops and playing for a dance at Stanstead Abbots Ceilidh Society. There’s a link to the Facebook event here. We’ll be teaching, and playing for, a variety of traditional English and European dances.
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We’re delighted to have been invited again to play in Exeter for the regular d’Accord French dance night. Here are the details from the d’Accord website: Saturday 14th April, d’Accord! French and Breton Dance St Matthews Church Hall, Newtown, Exeter. EX1 2LJ. Doors open 7:15 for 7:30 pm
A rare chance to catch us playing for a concert (although perhaps there will be a little space for a dance at the side of the room?)! On Sunday evening 16th September we are performing at the wonderful Poppy Folk Club in Nottingham. Doors 7pm for 7.30pm start. Here’s a link to the Poppy
We are very excited to be playing as a trio with clarinettist Jo Veal at the 2018 Hadleigh French Weekend. The legendary group La Chavannee from central France are headlining the weekend. The event includes a concert on Friday evening, workshops and evening bal on Saturday and a session on Sunday. Full details available from www.hadleighfolk.org.uk
We’re planning our workshops for Folk East in Suffolk where we’ll be on 19th & 20th August 2017. We’ll be teaching a French dance workshop on the Saturday, an English dance workshop on the Sunday (including a few traditional dances from the East of England) and playing for a (mostly Euro) dance on the Sunday.
We are thoroughly looking forward to playing for a dance at Folk Weekend Oxford on 22nd April 2017. The bal, hosted by Coldharbour, is at St Columba’s Church, Alfred Street, Oxford at 7.30pm and is preceded by a dance workshop led by Lucy Huzzard at 6pm. It promises to be a wonderful evening! Here’s a
On 7th-9th April we are delighted to be performing again at the Hadleigh French weekend. The event includes a Friday night concert, Saturday music & dance workshops and evening bal, Sunday session. Please see the link below for full details. Hadleigh French Weekend 2017
Join us for an exciting weekend of music and dancing at Snape Maltings along with Leveret and the Young’uns!
We are very excited to be performing for the first time at the Les Panards Festival in West Yorkshire on October 21st to 23rd 2016. https://frenchdanceleeds.wordpress.com/les-panards-festival/
On 3rd-5th August 2016 we are looking forward to teaching a series of English and French dance workshops, and playing for a Eurodance at the Bulverton. Full details below. Weds 3rd 2.15pm-3.35pm All Saints Church Hall Traditional reel dances from Southern England – A participatory workshop looking at traditional reels collected in Southern England with the associated stepping.