After a long break, primarily due to the pandemic, we are looking forward to playing again for some dances in Autumn 2023 – check our events page or Facebook page for more information – details will be coming soon.
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We’re delighted to be back in Exeter at the end of September for our third visit to D’Accord. It takes place at St Matthews Hall, Exeter, EX1 2LJ, from 7.30 pm.
details of a concert at Ashby Parva in Leicestershire
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.
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