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February 2019

Folk Club 27 Feb 2019 – Mike & Helen Hockenhull

February 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Malthouse, 270 Oldham Road
Rishworth, West Yorkshire HX6 4QB United Kingdom
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Songs, concertina, guitar, fiddle, banjo, harmonies. Mike and Helen have a long and varied experience on the folk scene. Helen was part of the the well regarded Derbyshire group Muckram Wakes with Roger Watson and John Tams, and then with Roger and John & Suzie Adams after JT's departure to London and ultimately The National Theatre. She was also a vital part of the ground breaking New Victory Band along with other members of Ryburn 3 Step. That was when Mike moved to…

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March 2019

House Concert with Gina Le Faux

March 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
103 Oldham Road, 103 Oldham Road
Ripponden, West Yorkshire HX6 4EB United Kingdom
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Gina Le Faux is an acclaimed musician, songwriter and performer. She has spent much of her life singing and playing fiddle, mandolin and guitar, touring all over the world and working with many of the most respected names in folk, acoustic and roots music. Concert from 8 pm to 9 pm,followed by an open session of songs and tunes Bring your own refreshments. Donations. Don't miss this opportunity to hear Gina perform in one of the intimate house concerts that…

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Barn Dance with “Monkey Box” and caller Michelle Holding

March 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Waring Green Community Centre, 1, Garden Rd
Brighouse, West Yorkshire HD6 2AX United Kingdom
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Michelle Holding  is gaining quite a following for Folk Dance and Ceilidh calling with her outgoing and enthusiastic, welcoming gender-free calling style. She's an experienced Morris Dancer and performs in Folk Clubs and concerts as well, singing traditional and contemporary British and American songs, playing guitar, banjo and concertina. We are delighted to welcome Michelle to Ryburn 3 Step's Barn Dances for the first time. The band will be "Monkey Box", led by that marvellous fiddler Tom Kitching. Venue and tickets: The…

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The Iona Fyfe Trio at the Ryburn Folk Club

March 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Malthouse, 270 Oldham Road
Rishworth, West Yorkshire HX6 4QB United Kingdom
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Songs from Aberdeenshire and beyond with fiddle, keyboards and guitar. Young Aberdeenshire folksinger Iona Fyfe has already become one of Scotland’s finest young ballad singers, rooted deeply in the singing traditions of the North East of Scotland. Iona was nominated as Scots Singer of the Year at the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2017, was a finalist in the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year, and was the winner of the Molloy Award at The Trip…

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April 2019

Barn Dance with Our Northern Branch and Sid Calderbank

April 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Waring Green Community Centre, 1, Garden Rd
Brighouse, West Yorkshire HD6 2AX United Kingdom
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April's Barn Dance at the Waring Green Community Centre features "Our Northern Branch" with caller  Sid Calderbank from Lancashire. The inimitable and entertaining Sid Calderbank who, aside from calling for dances is also an authority on the Lancashire dialect, will join with the Band to provide an enjoyable evening of northern tunes, English country dances and hopefully an occasional poem or anecdote in broad Lancashire. Come along and enjoy the dancing and some jolly entertainment. "Our Northern Branch" comprises three fiddles and…

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Dick Miles at the Ryburn Folk Club

April 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Malthouse, 270 Oldham Road
Rishworth, West Yorkshire HX6 4QB United Kingdom
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Veteran singer with concertina, banjo and guitar. Dick Miles has been singing traditional songs and playing the concertina almost all his life. He lived for many years in Suffolk, but now lives in the South-West of Ireland. For over thirty years he has been singing at maritime festivals, including Merseyside and Lancaster, folk festivals and clubs all over the British and Irish Islands. He has written two concertina tutors, one of which is on song accompaniment. He has recorded 3 CDs, one with Tim Laycock, John Kirkpatrick, and Harry Scurfield and…

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May 2019

Sara Grey and Kieron Means at the Ryburn Folk Club

May 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Malthouse, 270 Oldham Road
Rishworth, West Yorkshire HX6 4QB United Kingdom
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Traditional songs & ballads from the U.S.A. on national tour. "Sara Grey and her son, Kieron Means, play American music, as distinct from Americana -theirs is the real deal. Old-time ballads, cowboy songs and Primitive Methodist hymns are all grist to their individual mill. Sara's unique frailing banjo style and Kieron's blues-inflected guitar are in perfect harmony and this, instinctive, family symbiosis is what sets them apart." (Clive Pownseby, Bothy Folk Club) https://www.saragrey.net/

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June 2019

House Concert with Steve Turner

June 10 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
103 Oldham Road, 103 Oldham Road
Ripponden, West Yorkshire HX6 4EB United Kingdom
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“Pioneer of the English concertina and stalwart of the folk scene, Steve Turner recalls some of the highlights from his first (and second) career in folk music.” Read the full interview with Steve in THE LIVING TRADITION magazine (issue 120) August 2017 Concert from 8 pm to 9 pm,followed by an open session of songs and tunes Bring your own refreshments. Donations. Don't miss this opportunity to hear Steve perform in one of the intimate house concerts that Ryburn 3 Step…

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Folk Club 26 June – Cosmotheka

June 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Malthouse, 270 Oldham Road
Rishworth, West Yorkshire HX6 4QB United Kingdom
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Music Hall maestros songs and patter. From 1972 to 1999, Dave & Al Sealey were Cosmotheka, and performed the songs of the Music Halls. They were considered by many to be the finest interpreters of the genre and appeared at venues across the country and around the world. ​After the death of Al in 1999, Dave Sealey has returned to the stage in many collaborations, and particularly a solo career, including one-man-shows of the work of Stanley Holloway and Max…

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