Alternate Wednesdays from 8pm

(see Diary for actual dates)

         
OUR GUESTS FOR 2020...
   
4th March : KATE LISSAUER

Kate Lissauer is a highly-regarded exponent of American old-time country music.
She has been performing and teaching for many years, and brings her knowledge and love of mountain, bluegrass and folk music to life through her passionate instrumental and vocal style.

Her solo performances range through ballads, blues and gospel songs, hard-driving fiddle tunes, and one of her trademarks – fiddle-backed songs.”

Tel: 01726 879500. Tickets can also be bought at the NT Welcome Centre by the Penzance Rail & Bus Stations.

   
1st April : MALARKEY

Malarkey are Cornwall’s newest group, bringing together the singing and playing of five experienced and well known performers - singers Sylvia Fletcher and Rowena Metters , singer-songwriter Sylvia Watts, top-notch fiddler Bob Beckford and sasoned singer, guitarist and banjo player, Mike Juriewicz.

Their repertoire ranges through traditional and contemporary songs and tunes of the British Isles and North America, all performed with youthful verve and vigour.

Tel: 01726 879500. Tickets can also be bought at the NT Welcome Centre by the Penzance Rail & Bus Stations.

24th June: PENZANCE FOLK CLUB GOLOWAN CONCERT with

NANCY KERR & JAMES FAGAN
supported by BALDRICK'S PLAN

 

One of the best known and experienced folk duos on the British and international folk scene today, performing a wide variety of traditional and modern tunes and songs, accompanied by fiddle and bouzouki, guitar or mandolin. Multiple award winners of BBC Folk Awards with their outstanding musicianship and charismatic performance Kerr and Fagan are at the top of their game. A show not to be missed!
“Quite breathtakingly beautiful “. Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2

Old friends of the club, Baldrick's Plan, are Jinks Jenkin, Steve Lavington and Peter Wray, who pride themselves in good songs, strong harmonies and easy, relaxed humour.

"I saw this trio at the Penzance Singing Cellar Session and was reminded just how good they are - magical harmonies, thoroughly professional and worth a gig anywhere!"........ Geoff Lakeman: Folk singer, musician, songwriter

Tel: 01726 879500. And at the Club. Tickets will also be available from The Acorn

 

 

   

30th Sept: SI BARRON

An evening with Si Barron promises traditional and contemporary songs accompanied by exquisite guitar, harmonium or dulcimer accompaniments and presented with skill, humour and charm.
“As a self-taught guitarist I try to keep the accompaniment out of the way of the words and melody, it’s the songs that matter,” explains Si, “I am a folk fanatic- this is exciting, moving and relevant music, hallowed by time. I celebrate that and hope I demonstrate my love for this powerful music every time I sing.’

Tel: 01726 879500. And at the Club