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The Chorus Crew
A small group of men who sing unaccompanied folk songs and sea shanties, in unison and in harmony, with audience participation and humour guaranteed!
Contact:  Don Mason

Mobile:  07443 435866

Email: Donsmason11@gmail.com

  • Circus Envy
    Circus Envy are an alternative-folk band formed in
    Hull in 2005. Featuring a line-up of primarily acoustic instruments, they add a traditional sensibility to their intricately crafted harmony-led modern songs with use of bouzouki, mandolin and cajon.
    Email: info@circusenvyband.com
    Website: http://www.circusenvyband.com
  • George Clarke
    Singer, Guitarist, Entertainer,MC,Radio and Telivision appearances on Independent Telivisions and BBC 2. Shanties and Monolouges Explored! Session Mucisian. WARNING! Has been known to play the Banjo but only for Money!
    15 Furnace Grove, Oakenshaw,
    Bradford, West Yorkshire BD12 7BN
    Telephone: 07507 780443
    Email: georgeclarke2000@ymail.com
    Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=beaiTJAZzUs
  • Clarty Sough
    Award winning
    North Lincolnshire based duo. Traditional and traditional-style song.
    Contact: Jim Hancock
    Telephone: 01724 844241
    Email: clarty@folk-now.co.uk
    Website: http://www.folk-now.co.uk/clarty/
  • Coblers Monday
    Whitby's Sea Song and Shanty Group
    Contact: Mick Haywood
    Address: 3 Woodwarks Yard,
    Church Street, Whitby YO22 4DG
    Telephone: 01947 601963
    Email: mickhaywood@coblersmonday.co.uk
    Website: http://www.coblersmonday.co.uk/
  • Chris Coe
    Respected singer of traditional songs with dulcimers and concertina. Step dancer. Visual artwork/theatre design. Teacher and workshop leader in voice; dance and movement; drama.
    West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01422 822413
    Email: cchris_coe2@yahoo.co.uk

Pete Coe
Singer, with bouzouki, dulcimer, melodeon, banjo and feet! Country dance musician and caller. Traditional and original songs, dance tunes and dances from
Northern England and beyond.
West Yorkshire
Telephone: 01422 822569
Email: pete@petecoe.co.uk
Website: https://www.petecoe.co.uk

Pete Coe & Alice Jones (duo)
"THE SEARCH FOR FIVE FINGER FRANK" traditional songs collected by Leeds folk song collector, Frank Kidson (1855 - 1926)
Telephone: 01422 822569
Email: pete@petecoe.co.uk
Website: https://www.petecoe.co.uk

  • The Coles
    Tim and Julie Cole play original and traditional folk songs with guitars, cello and tin whistle
    Telephone: 0114 2551331
    Email: coletim@hotmail.co.uk
    Website: http://thecoles.co.uk
  • John Conolly
    Singer, songwriter; writer of Fiddler's Green and Punch and Judy Man
    Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire
    Telephone: 01472 695836
    Email: johnconolly@hotmail.com
  • Coope, Boyes and Simpson
    A cappella trio. Singers and songwriters
    Bookings: Belinda O'Hooley @ O&T , Tel: 01484 653880 / 07708 698 219, belandheidi@talktalk.net
    Contact: Georgina Boyes - Tel: 01709 464 579
  • Creedy
    Creedy is a singer/songwriter and plays original psyche/prog/folk.
    25 Crown St,Hebden Bridge,HX7 8EH
    Telephone: 07778348701
    Email: creedyowl@googlemail.com
    Website: http://www.myspace.com/creedymusic
  • Crucible Trio
    3-piece band. Guitar/cittern, melodeon, fiddles, High-energy English traditional music and harmony song.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Contact: Richard & Jess Arrowsmith
    Telephone: 0114 231 6779
    Email: info@cruciblemusic.co.uk
    Website: http://www.cruciblemusic.co.uk/
  • Cunla
    Duo or trio performing Irish songs and tunes.
    East Yorkshire
    Contact: Simon Davey
    Telephone: 01482 882890
    Email: davey@davey.karoo.co.uk

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