Christchurch Folk Music Club

Manuka Hunnies

5 December 2021$10 Members$15 Non-members$5 Students with ID

The Christchurch-based, Manuka Hunnies, is a collective blend of the strong with the sweet –
Susan L. Grant (award-winning instrumentalist) and Lynette Diaz (award-winning songwriter), combine their talents to create the base of this alt-folk/americana/blues blend of sweet and edgy vocals, spirited and inventive fingerstyle/slide guitar, strong original compositions and fresh interpretations of stylistic covers.

In December, the full force of this collective,
seen at the Christchurch Folk Club in 2018, will include the spine-tingling accordion of Sophia Bidwell, the tastefully blended soulful cello of Nicole Reddington along with their delicate harmonies and supreme musicianship.

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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