FOLK MUSIC RELATED GIGS in South Wales November - December 2013
Check with the venue before you go. Things change.
Tue Nov 26th St David's Hall, Cardiff Jamie Smith's Mabon
Wed Nov 27th 7.30pm Free Pontardawe Arts Centre HARPERS & HARP MAKERS EXHIBITION by Bruce Cardwell. Live music from ceilidh band The Backroom Band (uilleann pipes, harp & fiddle)
Wed Nov 27th The Globe, Cardiff Adrian Edmondson & The Bad Shepherds
Wed Nov 27th Theatr Felinfach, Lampeter Jamie Smith's Mabon
Thu Nov 28th The Globe, Cardiff Oysterband 02920 230 130
Thu Nov 28th Pontardawe Arts Centre Ballaké Sissoko Kora player from Mali "Making Tracks"
Thu Nov 28th Theatr Hafren, Newtown Jamie Smith's Mabon
Fri Nov 29th £5 min 7.30 Llanwrda Hall, Carms. SA19 8HD Rattlin' Bog Twmpath in aid of The Phillipines Bring food to share and maybe a raffle prize Chris 01873 853324 ALL money to the cause.
Fri Nov 29th £18.50 inc Snails Deli, Beulah Rd. Rhiwbina, Cardiff Buffet from 7pm + Music 9pm Martin Harley + Sam Lewis Tickets in advance www.snailsdeli.com
Fri Nov 29th Rhosygilwen Manor, Pembs Martin Simpson
Fri Nov 29th The Borough Theatre, Abergavenny Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders
Fri Nov 29th Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Open Night (There will not be an open night on Dec 6th)
Sat Nov 30th 7.30pm £5 Angel Hotel, Llandeilo Bethlehem Village Band Twmpath with Xmas Songs
Sat Nov 30th The Gate, Cardiff Flight Brigade
Sat Nov 30th The Chattery, Swansea The Grass Snakes
Sun Dec 1st The Globe, Cardiff Alabama 3
Wed Dec 4th Gwdihw,Cafe Bar Cardiff Guto Dafis & Danny Kilbride, Maddy Jones, Eve Goodman
Thu Dec 5th Cuffern Manor, Pembs Joe Topping Trio plus support Paul Hayes
Fri Dec 6th The Globe, Cardiff Stornoway & Sivu
Fri Dec 6th 7.30pm St Gwladys Church, Bargoed The Carnival Band supported by local performers in a Yuletide Celebration Carols, Songs & Dance tunes spanning 5 centuries. 01443 836600 £9 / £6 + Sat Dec 7th 10 - 4 St Gwladys Church, Bargoed 01443 836600 Rehearsal with members of The Carnival Band for.....
Sun Dec 8th 10.30am St Gwladys Church, Bargoed Special Advent Service featuring the above
Sat Dec 7th Pontardawe Arts Centre (Joint venture with Valley Folk Club) The Village Quire & actor Phil Smith present their Xmas show "We Know By The Stars" with a visit from The Llantrisant Mari Lwyd.
Sat Dec 7th Acapela Studio, Pentyrch, Cardiff Real Ale, Real Music, Real Xmas A chance for the audience to vote for their favourite act to win a day in the studio.
Sun Dec 8th The Globe, Cardiff Blue Aeroplanes
Wed Dec 11th Llantrisant Folk Club, The Windsor Hotel, Pontyclun Lynne Heraud & Pat Turner Xmas Party No 1
Wed Dec 11th Llan Acoustic, Llanhilleth Miners Institute John Shaw & Alan Kirkpartrick
Thu Dec 12th 11-12 & 1.30-2.30 Museum of Welsh Life, St Fagans Christmas Traditions Old & New Free
Thu Dec 12th 1.30pm Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea "A Child's Christmas In Wales" (Dylan Thomas) with Fluellen Theatre Company & Delyth Evans (harp) 30min £4 01792 463980
Thu Dec 12th 7pm Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea "Christmases Past & Present" with Fluellen Theatre Company & Delyth Evans (harp) £6 / 4.50 inc glass mulled wine 01792 463980
Thu Dec 12th Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport The Young 'Uns
Thu Dec 12th Newport Folk Club, Newport Fugitives Athletic Club, Rogerstone Lynne Heraud & Pat Turner
Fri Dec 13th Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Xmas Party with a visit from the Swansea Valley Mari Lwyd and more.
Fri Dec 13th Gigs Y Gwach, Pontardawe Inn, Pontardawe Neil Rosser a'r Band + Yr Angen
Fri Dec 13th Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells Madrigirls present madrigals, carols, folk and jazz.
Sat Dec 14th All Saints Church, Cwmbach, Glasbury-on-Wye The Village Quire & Phil Smith perform their Xmas show "We know by the stars" 01497 847676
Sat Dec 14th Acapela Studio, Pentyrch, Cardiff Amy Wadge
Sat Dec 14th RUFF Ceilidh, Sports & Social Club, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff Juice & Dave Parsons
Sun Dec 15th Forest Folk Club, Miners Arms, Whitecroft nr Lydney "Magical Xmas Tree Party" with Pete Morton, Chris Parkinson and more.
Sun Dec 15th The Halfpenny Folk Club. Greyhound Inn, Oldwalls, Gower Xmas Party
Tue Dec 17th Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff Storytelling+musicdians Cath Little & David Ambrose
Wed Dec 18th Llantrisant Folk Club, The Windsor Hotel, Pontyclun Xmas Party No 2 Carols, Presents, Xmas raffle
Fri Dec 20th Llanhennock Village Hall, Nr Caerleon Gwent Belshazzar's Feast
Fri Dec 20th CORRECTION Rhys Prichard Hall, Llandovery, Carms. SA20 0DD Dances called "From The Floor" Mari-antics visiting
Sun Dec 22nd LLANTRISANT MARI LWYD WINTER SOLSTICE TOUR Meet 12 noon Dynevor Arms, Groes Faen. 1.45 Miskin Arms, Miskin. 2.30 Llantrisant town inc The New inn, The Bear and more. Finish at The Cross Inn, Cross Inn village from 4.30pm. All times approx.
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