Christchurch Folk Music Club

ENTRADA

13 June 2021 $15 Members $20 Non-members $5 Students with ID

ENTRADA (Spa./Por./Eng.):  Entry.  Gateway.  Journey into unexplored territory.   Armed incursion.  Bald patch.

Entrada are Tessa White (violin and mandolin) and Jonathan Le Cocq (guitar).  Based in Canterbury, New Zealand and spanning styles and generations, they play a unique blend of music rooted in the Celtic tradition, but finding its own pathway through it.  Intricate fingerstyle and fast-strummed guitar, new arrangements of traditional tunes, early music, rapid-fire mandolin, elegant violin solos, unclassifiable originals and cool collaborations come together in their concerts at clubs, festivals, dances and concert venues.  Their first, self-titled, CD came out last year.

 

Doors open 7pm. Performance starts at 7.30pm, you will get a seat if you arrive close to 7pm.

VENUE: Irish Society Hall, 29 Domain Terrace, Spreydon The hall is situated up the long driveway, directly next to Domain Park, and there is plenty of well-lit off-street parking.

DOOR SALES CASH ONLY: Tea, coffee, biscuits and cake available during the break, also bar facilities for cold refreshments throughout the night, Eftpos available for purchases only, no cash-out facility. Please remember to bring your current Folk Club membership card as this is required for new club licensing.

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