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Traditional Irish Session. Every Thursday night till late 2 Spring Grove Street, Huddersfield
HD1 4B. Come join the craic at our lively session of tunes and songs in one
the best real ale pub around.
Contact: Aidan Kilroy
Telephone: 01484 430113 Mobile: 07703 440703
Website: http://www.groveinn.co.uk 04/19
The Nook pub (officially The Rose & Crown), 3a Victoria Square, HolmfirthHD9 2DN
Every Sunday from
Mixed session of all types of folk tunes and songs
Contact: Steve Fozard
Email: email@example.com 05/16
The Red Lion inn. JacksonBridge Holmfirth.
Irish Session, Some English Tunes. First Tuesday of Each Month.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 07/17
Folk at the Sportsman (Formerly Folk at the Slubbers Arms)
First Thursday of the month from . at the sportsman pub Huddersfield. Informal mixed mainly instrumental session, mainly
traditional English but anything goes. Players of all levels and singers
Contact: Naomi Ramsden
Leeds Folk Music Meetup
Woodhouse Community Centre, 197 Woodhouse Street, Leeds, LS6 2NY
A fortnightly class for folk musicians on any instruments, it is a drop in
session running every Wednesday so no membership necessary. The group is
led by a folk violinist and a violin teacher Iveta Hlavenkova. They
learn a new tune every week. You can learn by ear so no need to read
music. But sheet music in treble clef and chords provided.
No experience with folk music necessary, suitable for anyone who wants
to learn something new and has some basic skills on the instrument.
Wednesday 7-8pm beginners, Woodhouse Community Centre
Wednesday 8-9pm intermediate, Woodhouse Community Centre
Thursdays 7-8.15 advanced (see Leeds Folk Fiddle Group for more details,
the Thursday group meets at 1 St Marks Ave, LS2 9BN and requires a
membership, please call/email to book your place if you plan to attend -
booking necessary. Leeds Folk Fiddle Group is a performing ensemble and
is suitable for players of advanced levels)
Contact: Iveta Hlavenkova
Website: http://leedsfolk.weebly.com/ 11/15
Les Panards Dansants
Friendly, informal French traditional music sessions. Monthly, , 1st Thursday. Chemic pub, Johnston Street, Woodhouse, Leeds LS6 2NG
Contact: Yannick Minvielle-Debat
Telephone: 01535 662614 Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.frenchdanceleeds.co.uk/ Also home of the
French Diary UK 04/19
The White Horse Inn
Burnley Road, Friendly (SowerbyBridge)
Ist. Tuesday every month.
Singers and musicians. Telephone: 01422 845365 01/12
Grey Horse Folk
Grey Horse Hotel 219 Kirkgate, Wakefield, West YorkshireWF1 1JG
3rd Sunday of each month at A good mix of songs and tunes in an informal
atmosphere. All welcome, singers instrumentalists and listeners. Free
Replaces sessions at The star at Sandqal and the Bull and Fair House.
Contact: David Nuttall
55 Sandal Cliff, Sandal, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF2 6AU
Telephone: 01924 258489 Mobile: 07961043198
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 12/17
Fernandez Brewery Tap
5 Avison Yard, Kirkgate, Wakefield WF1 1UA
Sundays, first in month: 2 pm.
Singers and musicians. Contact: Dave Nuttall Telephone: 01924 258489 or 07961043198 12/17