Christchurch Folk Music Club

PRESIDENT
Steve Stern | email: president@folkmusic.org.nz

All enquiries about booking gigs should be made to Steve.

SECRETARY
Judi Smitheram | phone: h – 384 7401, Mob 027 454 3885
email: secretary@folkmusic.org.nz

TREASURER AND MEMBERSHIP
Gary Elford email: membership@folkmusic.org.nz

Committee
Martin Kraakman
Gerard Manley

If anyone wants anything raised at a Committee meeting, suggestions, bouquets or brickbats, let a committee member know.

Hear Ye:
All correspondence and contributions to the “Hear Ye” or this web site are gratefully welcomed and should be sent to:

Christchurch Folk Music Club
PO Box 964
CHRISTCHURCH 8140

or contact the Editor, on email: president@folkmusic.org.nz

Ma Bell and Guests

28 October 2018
An evening of acoustic bliss not to be missed with celtic soul /folk blues artist Izzy Miller Bell accompanied by Harry Harrison, Justine S and guests

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Nigel Parry

16 November 2018 (please note this is a Friday night concert)
Nigel Parry’s unique mix of contemporary, traditional and early music relies heavily on his vocal arrangements. Hailing from the UK, he was originally a rock singer and turned to folk music through friends, historical events and real ale.

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Charlotte Yates and Show Pony

18 November 2018
Top singer-songwriter and recording artist Charlotte Yates teams up with dynamite multi-instrumentalist Show Pony (trumpet/violin/vocals) to showcase songs hot off the press from Charlotte’s latest album release,

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The Chaps

25 November 2018
In a musical style variously described and as hornless jazz, banjoless bluegrass and drumless rock, they have entertained with their brand of quirky humour and vocal and instrumental prowess

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Turn That Down, Songs that were Banned or Censored- EOY Barbecue

16 December 2018
Local entertainers to pay tribute to some of the greatest songs that have been censored. For example as the Gulf War began, the BBC deemed several songs inappropriate ‘Imagine’ and ‘Six months in a Leaky Boat” were two of these. This is our final concert for 2018, alongside the annual BBQ.

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