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Friday night concerts

6th Mar 2015Martin Simpson
10th Apr 2015Artisan
8th May 2015Mick Ryan and Paul Downes plus Judy Dunlop
12th Jun 2015Blair Dunlop

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Friday 6th March 2015, 7:30pm

Martin Simpson

A welcome return visit by this top performer!

Widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, his interpretations of traditional songs are masterpieces of storytelling. His solo shows are intense, eclectic, spellbinding and deeply moving. 

Martin has been nominated an astounding 26 times in the twelve years of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards - more than any other performer - with 9 consecutive years as nominee for Musician of The Year, which he has won twice. 

Whether playing American old-time music, blues, a Dylan song or his own material, Martin Simpson is unpredictable, individual and a guitarist of immense subtlety.

Opening this concert will be Sue Macfarlane, a former professional singer from Belper who has a gorgeous voice and who won the singing competition at Cleckheaton Folk Festival last year. 

 

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