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Folk Music in Cumbria?

the fence 13 Jul 05 - 04:59 PM
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greg stephens 14 Jul 05 - 08:09 PM
GUEST,langdale charity folk festival 21 Nov 10 - 10:45 AM
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Subject: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: the fence
Date: 13 Jul 05 - 04:59 PM

Can anyone give me any clues as to folk meetings or clubs in the Cumbrian area please.


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: Piers
Date: 13 Jul 05 - 05:40 PM

Cumbria folk news


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: the fence
Date: 14 Jul 05 - 12:40 PM

Thanks for that Piers, The Grey Goat in Penrith looks favourite up to now. Anyone else got info. on the area pse.


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: greg stephens
Date: 14 Jul 05 - 08:09 PM

Recordings of Cumbrian traditional music: "A Trip to the Lakes" (the Boat Band).


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: GUEST,langdale charity folk festival
Date: 21 Nov 10 - 10:45 AM

We have two festival a year, all info on www.langdalecharityfolkfestival.co.uk


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: GUEST,Mr Red
Date: 22 Nov 10 - 06:48 AM

one from my RoW page

Folk & blues - bbc in the area

Enjoy


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: GUEST
Date: 22 Feb 18 - 10:48 AM

links above :
14 Jul 05 - 08:09 PM
Recordings of Cumbrian traditional music: "A Trip to the Lakes" (the Boat Band).
= HARcd 047   http://79.170.44.206/harbourtownrecords.com/the-boat-band/


13 Jul 05 - 05:40 PM
Cumbria folk news http://www.collsarms.freeserve.co.uk/ = dead link now

21 Nov 10 - 10:45 AM
langdalecharityfolkfestival
"September 2017 Festival will be the final one."
https://langdalecharityfolkfestival.weebly.com/


22 Nov 10 - 06:48 AM
Mt Red's
RoW page needs a new link
&
Folk & blues - bbc in the area http://www.bbc.co.uk/cumbria/content/articles/2004/update/folkandblues_listings_feature.shtml
is now dead




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Does anyone have a 'goto' listings favourite for
Folky stuff in Cumbria?

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some for starters :
-        
-        
-        NEWS        

Folk Music Cumbria
"...discuss and promote folk music related events in Cumbria"
https://www.facebook.com/groups/559334634165080

Furness Tradition
https://furnesstradition.org.uk/news/
also a good page of local & national links

[Cumberland & Westmorland Folk Musicians
https://www.facebook.com/groups/497421320281922
(inactive since 2015) ]

check
Folk Session Etiquette
conversation about finding things in Cumbria
ref Dec 2015
https://www.facebook.com/groups/folksessionetiquette/permalink/482854655189269/

-        
-        
-        CLUBS        

Chris Rust's Folk Music Map
(open in a browser, landscape)
About a dozen venues listed
https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?ll=54.59934539796425%2C-3.0011904445311757&z=10&mid=1d1L8gNDhc6JP84Wyt01-LSEcL_A
Ukulele Hunt
(open in a browser, landscape)
https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?ll=54.553576470426535%2C-2.9071390368810626&z=9&mid=1FjEdr-XWFXdr3r-amAsyIA38_hw

Folk Northwest (Bernard Cromarty)
Covers a large area though.
Pages for clubs/diary/workshops/radio/magazine
http://www.folknorthwest.co.uk

The Music Library
-North West-
Covers a large area, some very out of date.
http://www.traditionalmusic.co.uk/folk-clubs/north-west.htm

English Folk Info
Covers a large area, [some very out of date(4/5 regional links)]
http://www.englishfolkinfo.org.uk/regional.html#NW > North West

West Cumbria Folk Music
Good Diary list of clubs & sessions & gigs for the next month.
http://westcumbriafolkmusic.weebly.com

? check -
Pete Lashley seems to play/organise sessions/openmic?
https://www.facebook.com/pg/petelashleymusic/events

Mudcat
short thread 2016:
https://www.mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=159882

-        
-        
-        
-        INSTRUMENTAL        

The Lakeland Fiddlers
Quite active
https://www.facebook.com/Carolyn-Francis-and-The-Lakeland-Fiddlers-198745100608494/posts/
[old site www.lakelandfiddlers.co.uk
May2016 =now a dead link Feb2018]

Mustrad(2)
http://www.mustrad.org.uk/sessions.htm
go to > Areas: > Cumbria > Go

UK Sessions(3)
http://www.uksessions.net/results.php   
go to > Search > Northwest : Cumbria >Search

The Session(100)
https://thesession.org/sessions/nearby?latlon=54.57723,-2.79748

        
-   
-        
-        
-        
-       OPEN MIC

Find An Open Mic
https://findanopenmic.com/map/?lat=54.6&lng=-3.1&fb=54.5&bb=-3.1&bf=-3.1&ff=54.6&ilat=53.2683&ilng=-3.5008&cc=GB

Open Mic Finder
https://openmicfinder.com/UK/England/Cumbria


-        
-        
-        
-         -      GIGS

ENTS24
https://www.ents24.com/whatson/near/215347/radius/40/genres/celtic,folk,world,storytelling/order/date

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
- Ents24 Backstage -
Add your own club's events to this UK gig guide
(if the artist hasn't done so already).
https://backstage.ents24.com/
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^


Folk Roots List
A gig guide for folk, roots and acoustic music, festivals, folk clubs & tours.
By date
(I couldn't find Cubrian events though)
http://www.folkrootslist.co.uk/folk_events_diary/

The List
https://www.list.co.uk/events/folk/location:Keswick(54.6013,-3.1392)/sort:date/

-        
-        
-        
-         -    FESTIVALS

Roger Liptrot's
Northern Festivals List
http://www.folkimages.com/WHATON.htm#fest

ukfolkfestivals
whole of England but it feels easy to scan the counties.
http://www.ukfolkfestivals.co.uk/england.php

Living Tradition
All UK & Ireland
http://www.livingtradition.co.uk/festivals/festival-listing


-        
-        
-        
-         -      DANCE        

The Morris Ring (1)
https://themorrisring.org/find-side-near-you

Set Turn & Single (4)
folk dance clubs around the country
https://www.setandturnsingle.org.uk
Go to menu > Directory > search ?cumbria? /category ? > Search

Webfeet
for English Ceilidh, Folk Dance, Barn Dance,Bal Folk, Contra, Cajun, Morris...
Index by County,Map, Links, Events listings.
https://www.webfeet.org/county/index.html#C

Rapper Online(1)
http://www.rapper.org.uk/teams/teams.php?region=nw

Are You Dancing
http://www.areyoudancing.com/dance-directory/
click 'change filter settings' > change location
& change dance styles
> Confirm (at the top)



-        
-        
-        
-         -      CHOIRS        

Lakeland Voice
http://www.lakelandvoice.co.uk
-   
-        
-        
-        
-       SPOKEN                

Writeoutloud
http://www.writeoutloud.net/public/gigsearch.php?location=Kendal
Change the search to Cumbria, UK & the 'within' ~50

Taffy Thomas
first Tuesdays
http://watermillinn.co.uk/whatson.html
Jan2018



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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: peteaberdeen
Date: 22 Feb 18 - 06:57 PM

there is always good folk gigs at the kirkgate in cockermouth. afterwards and on wedesdays at the swan up the road. we had an hour of the young 'uns in there last year after their kirkgate gig.


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: FreddyHeadey
Date: 23 Feb 18 - 07:27 AM

Kirkgate Cockermouth :
https://www.kirkgatearts.org.uk/Pages/Events/Category/music


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: FreddyHeadey
Date: 19 Mar 18 - 04:57 PM

good list for south Lakes

South Lakes Folk
Music, Dance and Song Events List (diary)
by Nick Barber.

http://nicksites.net/EventsList/


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Subject: RE: Folk Music in Cumbria?
From: GUEST,Shimmering
Date: 21 Mar 18 - 11:31 AM

Open Mic Jam Gig Cumbria Facebook Group

There was a very good calendar associated with this group. Maybe it is still there somewhere but I can't find it.

Actually here it is


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