Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 217
PETE COE & ALICE JONES:
FRANK KIDSON SONG & TUNE WORKSHOPS
'The Search for Five-Finger Frank'
Saturday 12 March 2016
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m. Places £35
Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes BN7 2DA www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/
Pete Coe is a folk music legend. A gripping performer, he sings, plays melodeon, banjo, bouzouki & mountain dulcimer, dances & teaches. Alice is a fine young singer playing clarinet, keyboard, & whistle.
Frank Kidson was an intelligent, sympathetic & entertaining early collector of traditional songs, tunes & broadsides working in the late 1800s in Yorkshire. His collection is huge & fascinating. Pete & Alice will share songs & music from the collection. Voices & all instruments welcome.
Some material will be available in advance.
IN THE EVENING PETE COE & ALICE JONES
perform at Lewes Saturday Folk Club at the Royal Oak
Admission £8 Advance tickets available from club website
10.45 Registration & coffee; please order lunch
at the bar (refreshments not included)
11.00 Presentation, ‘Finding Five Finger Frank’
His family, source singers, book & broadside
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 Songs with harmonies & a variety of
accompaniments & arrangements.
15.00 Tea/coffee break
15.15 Country dance tunes from Kidson’s
printed & m/s sources, melodies &
N.B. Booking is recommended as numbers are limited. Some teaching material will be sent in advance & maps & accommodation lists on request.