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Fishguard Folk Festival The Fishguard session Around & about

For ALL festival enquiries mail judy.whitehouse@gmail.com


Sessions, pub or otherwise
Sesiynau, tafarn neu eraill

Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first. You have been warned.
A wnewch chi wirio, os gwelwch yn dda, fod y digwyddiadau yr ydym wedi rhestri isod yn digwydd yn y lleoliad ac ar yr amser a rhestrwyd isod. Mae camgymeriadau yn gallu digwydd, mae digwyddiadau yn cael eu canslo a.y.b.. felly mae’n hanfodol i chi i wirio'r wybodaeth cyn mynychu. Rydym wedi eich rhybuddio.

The Fishguard Session. The Royal Oak, Market Square, Fishguard SA65 9HA
EVERY TUESDAY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.
The session is informal and features folk and traditional performers, shanties, Welsh songs, Irish jigs and reels, singer/songwriters, and more. Everyone is welcome to come along and join in or just listen. 
Contact 07934 418186, email storesman@gmail.com, or the Oak 01348 218632.
(please, NO festival enquiries, for that see the festival page)

Flying Boat session Pembroke Dock.
The Welshmans Arms, London Road, Pembroke Dock on the 2nd - 3rd - 4th Friday of each month
Please come and join us from 8pm onwards.
For more info, phone 01646 683751- mail pgiwhite@hotmail.co.uk

Music at the Brewery' Pontfaen. Session every Saturday till further notice. Contact Sarah on 01348 881304,
or email: admin@gwaunvalleybrewery.co.uk
Gwaun Valley Brewery, Kilkiffeth Farm, Pontfaen, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, SA65 9TP.
7pm to midnight for a fun night of good music & good beer

Tufton Arms
SA63 4TU

Blue
Grass
Pembrokeshire
Pickers


Blue
Grass sessions,Tufton Arms try to meet every last Saturday of the month at 8 pm. No phone in the pub I'm reliably informed, NOW CONFIRMED, don't believe the web. Sometimes there might be a spontaneous pick in another location which will be posted on the Pembrokeshire Pickers Facebook page, where you can also post a message, or ask a question.




Searching further afield? Check out the Casbar
South Wales folk music related web site

Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
If you see an incorrect listing, please let us know! You have been warned.
A wnewch chi wirio, os gwelwch yn dda, fod y digwyddiadau yr ydym wedi rhestri isod yn digwydd yn y lleoliad ac ar yr amser a rhestrwyd isod. Mae camgymeriadau yn gallu digwydd, mae digwyddiadau yn cael eu canslo a.y.b.. felly mae’n hanfodol i chi i wirio'r wybodaeth cyn mynychu. Rydym wedi eich rhybuddio.

Live performances Perfformiadau byw


Burnett's Hill Chapel
Martletwy
Pembrokeshire
SA67 9AX

Wednesday 26th July - Pagoda Project. Folk-jazz fusion featuring clarinet virtuoso Karen Wimhurst
and accordion wizard Paul Hutchinson
Wednesday 6th September - Hot Rocks Pilgrims. High energy five-piece old time and bluegrass outfit from
S.E. England.
Wednesday 27th September - Cory Seznec. Latest musical project from the former Groanbox frontman
Tuesday 10th October - Front Country. Front Country blend everything from high lonesome mountain music
to new wave power pop, newgrass picking, oldgrass harmonies and just plain glorious musicality
Wednesday 18th October - Gordie Mackeeman and his Rhythm Boys. Return of the fiddle virtuoso with crazy legs! Canadian band on a tour of UK festivals. 
Main Street Music, 44 Main Street, Pembroke SA71 4NP is selling tickets for Burnett's Hill concerts.
Telephone 01646-621530.
You can also reserve tickets by phoning 01646-651725.

Theatr Mwldan
Cardigan.
Box office
01239 621200

Friday 15th September - Phil Beer. Phil is the multi-instrumental half of the west countryʼs award winning acoustic duo, Show of Hands, described as a true craftsman, a master musician and consummate performer. £15 (£13)
Friday 13th October - The East Pointers.The East Pointers hail from Canada’s Prince Edward Island and feature banjoist/vocalist/step-dancer Koady Chaisson, fiddle player/vocalist Tim Chaisson, and guitarist/vocalist Jake Charron. £14 (£13) £3
Thursday 19th October - Lankum (formely lynched).  In theory a traditional folk quartet, combining striking four-part vocal harmonies with uilleann pipes, concertina, fiddle and guitar arrangements, the reality is something else! Crackling with energy and punk spirit, Lankum deliver a hardcore repertoire of classic Traveller ballads, humorous Dublin street-songs, traditional Irish and American dance tunes, and their own firebrand original material. £15 (£13.50) Mates Rates of £3 for 11 - 18 years olds available on this show.

Cuffern Manor
Roch
01437 710071

Acoustic Music Evenings are held (usually, but not always, please check) on the first Thursday of every month, with some of the finest musicians from Pembrokeshire and beyond.
2017  Programme confirmed so far:
Thursday September 7th - Tim Edey
Thursday October 5thTyhai. Indo-Celtic collaboration between three musicians based in Wales,
Rajesh David, Indian vocalist, Pete Stacey on saxophone and flute & guitar virtuoso Dylan Fowler.
Thursday November 2nd - James Keelaghan and Hugh McMillan
Thursday November 30th - Ninebarrow

Concerts featuring internationally touring roots musicians in smaller cozy settings
Who, When, and Where.
Advance payers get seats reserved; though it’s first come first serve as to which seat exactly.
Skiddle.com is an official ticket outlet for these events. All credit card purchases are encrypted
through their Secure Server Technology. You can also purchase by calling 0844 884 2920.
Rhosygilwen
Mansion

01239
841387
 

Sunday 19th November - Peggy Seeger. Peggy is the remaining member of a US dynasty that is credited with
the folk revival.
She plays guitar, banjo and piano and her repertoire is vast.

Pennar Hall
Treowen Road
Pennar
Pembroke Dock
SA72 6NY

Tickets from Main Street Music, Pembroke, SA71 4NP, or ring Liz on 01646 621811
or Dales Music in Tenby 01834 842285.
Please note, concerts start 1 hour prompt after the doors open,

Peppers,
16 West St.  Fishguard. 
SA65 9AE

01348 874540

 

Straeon Gwaun - Fishguard Storytelling​,
Storytelling-and-music nights. 2nd Wednesday of each month.


Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
If you see an incorrect listing, please let us know! You have been warned.
A wnewch chi wirio, os gwelwch yn dda, fod y digwyddiadau yr ydym wedi rhestri isod yn digwydd yn y lleoliad ac ar yr amser a rhestrwyd isod. Mae camgymeriadau yn gallu digwydd, mae digwyddiadau yn cael eu canslo a.y.b.. felly mae’n hanfodol i chi i wirio'r wybodaeth cyn mynychu. Rydym wedi eich rhybuddio.
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Mondays
Scottish Country Dance - Burton Memorial Hall, Houghton 7.30. 01437 741644.

Singing for Fun The Welsh branch of Singing for Fun. Memorial Hall on Station Road in Letterston.
An ever-growing group (there are now over thirty singers) that meets on the second Monday morning of the month. All are welcome to join. Check the web site for details & dates!
There is plenty of parking in the grounds and refreshments are provided.
Tuesdays
International Dance - Woodstock Community Hall  Eve Brennan. 01239 831404

Appalachian Dance - Narberth Old Grove House, 95 Hill Street, Haverfordwest, 7.30. 

Border Morris - Heb Enw Morris - Llanfallteg Village Hall 7.30. Llanfallteg is near Clunderwen, about 2 miles north of Llanddewi Velfrey and only 20 minutes drive from Haverfordwest. Give it a try!
Contact Sheila 01239 831517 sheila@hebenw.org.uk
Wednesdays

Welsh Border Morris - Abercych Village Hall  7.00 pm.  01994 419779

Singing workshops with tutor Sarah Harmon, SPAN Arts building in Narberth. Singing workshops are monthly on the third Wednesday of each month, 7.15pm to 9.15pm. Please feel welcome to come and give voice, you don`t need any experience to enjoy singing in good company. We especially welcome young singers.
Contact details Donna 01834 869323 www.span-arts.org.uk/

Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
If you see an incorrect listing, please let us know! You have been warned.

TRAD. DANCE PEMBROKE. Foundry House, Orange Way, Pembroke, SA71 4DR
Traditional dancing from across Europe and Wales. Come and join our friendly and informal class. Beginners welcome. No Partner necessary. Wednesdays fortnightly 7.30 - 9 p.m. Starting on the 25th Nov 2015.
£3 per person £5 per couple. Contact Jess ~ 01646 685142

Thursdays

Welsh music club - Fishguard & Goodwick Railwaymen's Club 7.30. All players interested in playing Welsh traditional music welcome, including beginners. Ring John or Joyce Price. Tel: 01348 874433
e-mail: J.Price4@btinternet.com

European folk dancing - Pennar Hall, Treowen Road, Pennar, Pembroke Dock, SA72 6NY.
No partner necessary £4pp or Couples £7 per couple. 8.30 - 10pm 07934 418186

Scottish Country and Ceilidh Dance - Robeston Wathen Hall.  7.30 01994 419505

Fridays
American Square Dance - Rudbaxton Hall 8p.m 01437 766371

Llandovery Folk Dancing Meet regularly on the third Friday of the month (except August) with only an occasional variation. Dancing is usually of a British origin, (Welsh, English, or Scottish) with a variation of any of these on occasions, for example: Cornish or Manx. Dancing starts around 7.30pm, with the Rhys Prichard Hall sessions finishing at about 10.30pm and the larger events continuing until later. Telephone: 01550 720483
Alternate Telephone: 01550 750232 E-mail: kim@llandoveryfolkdancing.co.uk
Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
If you see an incorrect listing, please let us know! You have been warned.





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