Harberton Folk's Information Service
for traditional music, song & dance in Southern Devon
Site updated 10 September 2020
Harberton Folk is 'powered by' and recommends:
Folk Diary coverage: events mostly taking place in the southern half of
Devon and/or within an approx. 30
mile radius of Totnes as the crow flies, i.e. including Exeter and Plymouth,
and covering Tavistock, Okehampton and Sidmouth for example. It is the main
reference for compilation of the Harberton Folk
Map links (streetmap.co.uk): yield a fully zoomable map. I'm
increasingly including postcodes in the venue information for those of you who
rely on satnavs.
Southern Devon Folk Diary
See also www.flaxey-green.co.uk which may include events not listed below.
that they have not yet appeared in full in an e-circular.
UPDATED - items marked thus means that they have been updated since an initial listing in an e-circular.
All listings below are obviously subject to
Any dates below should be regarded as provisional, at best, at present unless shown as 'Confirmed'.
Saturday 12 September 2020 - Reg Meuross - Ashburton Arts
Limited live audience. RAW vinyl launch gig at Ashburton Arts (limited tickets). Doors 7pm. Music from 7.30pm. A special gig to celebrate the completion of Reg's RAW trilogy of solo recordings comprising 2016's December and 2017's Faraway People. RAW has been described as "intelligent songwriting of the highest calibre" Folk Radio UK. www.wegottickets.com/event/505720.
Sunday 13 September 2020 - Harbottle & Jonas Trio - Secret (outdoor) location in
Harbottle & Jonas Trio play an outdoor (limited ticket) gig in a secret location in South Brent. Harbottle & Jonas Trio are one of the most exciting acts on the UK circuit today, combining a love of the richness of traditional folk with their own original and powerful songwriting. Dave and Freya have developed a distinct and compelling signature sound, blending concertina, harmonium, banjo, stomp box, acoustic guitar and cittern with their beautiful and closely intertwined vocal harmonies. They are joined by fiddle player Annie Baylis, weaving a third close vocal harmony and sensitive playing. Subject matter covers the political and historical as well as the more personal, and their engaging live shows are full of stories as well as songs. People, places and events are brought to life through their intimate, timeless songs and music.
Location will be sent to you with your ticket confirmation: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/harbottle-jonas-trio-ltd-ticket-gig-at-a-secret-location-south-brent-tickets-119650199969.
December 2020 8pm - Mad Dog Mcrea
- The Rum Store, Carnglaze Caverns, St Neot, Liskeard (map)
NEW Saturday 13
March 2021 8pm - Edgelarks - The Rum Store, Carnglaze Caverns, St Neot, Liskeard (map)
Edgelarks (Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin) See www.carnglaze.com.
4-5 September 2021 - Teign Maritime Shanty
Festival - Teignmouth
Confirmed Sunday 26
September 2021 7.30pm -
- Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
We are delighted to confirm that Nick Harper will be back with us in September 2021 at the Ashburton Arts Centre. Always a favourite and sure to be a sell-out, Nick's amazing guitar prowess is matched by his soulful, distinctive voice and passionate songs. www.southdevonmusic.co.uk/event_detail.cfm?id=90.
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