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08 Dec

Dancers

Learn the steps for barn, American contra, English country dances and ceilidhs. Musicians welcome to join the live band.

 

09 Dec

10 Dec

Saturday Folk Music Workshops

Discover your inner folk! Fun, welcoming and expertly taught workshops at different levels in banjo, accordion, fiddle, song, melodeon and folk ensemble.

 

The Young’uns have proved themselves a unique proposition – writing and performing a cappella or subtly accompanied songs that tell it how it is alongside traditional songs from their native North-East and further afield – songs of conscience, songs of warmth and wit, songs to provoke, songs to inspire.

 

11 Dec

FamilyDance

Bring the entire family and take part in lively dances from the British Isles in a supportive and fun environment.

 

12 Dec

Come and play folk dance tunes from the British Isles and associated traditions.

 

13 Dec

Cecil Sharp House, London

This mixed level class is based on the popular and lively Cotswold morris tradition, in which dancers perform with handkerchiefs and sticks.

 

14 Dec

Cecil Sharp House Choir

Sing traditional songs from the British Isles and beyond, in a cappella harmony arrangements, led by choir leader Sally Davies.

 

15 Dec

A Winter Union

Cecil Sharp House, London

Six leading lights of the British folk scene join forces to celebrate the season: Jade Ward, Debbie Hanna, Ben Savage, Hannah Sanders, Cliff Ward and Stu Hanna. Expect soaring harmonies, exquisite musicianship and some Christmas classics.

 

Dancers

Learn the steps for barn, American contra, English country dances and ceilidhs. Musicians welcome to join the live band.

 

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18 Dec

Festive Gathering

A Christmas concert with a folk twist.

Join us for our ever-popular, annual celebration of yuletide, with a chance to join in on the songs and merriment.

 

19 Dec

Join Folk Dance Remixed's dancers and musicians for a lively, fast paced and fun class!

 

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31 Dec

New Year's Ceilidh

Welcome 2017 in style at the ever-popular New Year’s Eve ceilidh!

 

01 Jan

New Year's Ceilidh

Welcome 2017 in style at the ever-popular New Year’s Eve ceilidh!