You can download the November 2018 Balladeer here.
“Blinding technique, sizzling Irish reels and hot jazz improvisation…”
Roseneath School Hall, Maida Vale Road, Tuesday 6 November, 8 pm
They took Wellyfest by storm, now see them one more time in Wellington!
Admission $25.00 (members $20.00). Note: no EFTPOS facilities
“Virtuosic, fascinating, dramatic, original, inspired, gloriously adventurous, dazzling, brilliant, stunning, impassioned, electrifying, bewitching, moving, achingly beautiful, influential, revered, unique…” – THE TIMES, THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, THE GUARDIAN, THE IRISH TIMES, THE SCOTSMAN, fROOTS…
We could say so much more; accolades abound; but suffice to say, best get there early to get a seat – they’ve packed out much bigger venues on previous visits to New Zealand.
English trad and original songs – be prepared to sing along, you won’t be able to help it!
Kilpatricks’ home, 9 Donlin Road, Pukerua Bay, Tuesday 2 October, 8 pm
Richard Grainger is a prolific and widely respected songwriter and musician who has been performing on the British Folk Scene since the 1980s. He has fourteen albums and several musical plays to his name and many of his songs have become well known on the British folk circuit. As a contemporary songwriter, Richard still has a strong feel for traditional song, his songs reflecting the lives and times of the people from North-East England.
Contact: Murray and Julie Kilpatrick, phone (04) 239 9951
You can download the October 2018 Balladeer here.
Calling all young musicians!
We’ve got a great opportunity for you – a chance to win the Joan Prior award for 2018.
We’re really keen to hear from you so we’ve extended the deadline to 8 October 2018 – you’ve got an extra week to get your application in!
Find out how to enter on the Joan Prior award page.
You can download the September 2018 Balladeer here.