Virtual Folk Club 3 – Paul Walker

… with MC Paul Walker. Tonight’s guest is Brian Peters, purveyor of traditional folk songs & well-respected player of both the anglo concertina and melodeon. Many of our readers will remember him as a tutor at the Swaledale Squeeze.

PW: Well Brian, as the barman is laying out saucers of pretzels & lining up bottles of Anchor Steam beer, I’d say we’ve got an influx of Americans tonight. Continue reading

Concertina World 465, March 2016

Contents

1 Index
2 Editorial
3 AGM 2016 details/officer’s reports
13 J25
14 Internet Jukebox 7
15 Interview Bill Crossland
21 Virtual Folkclub 3

Reviews:
24 Brian Peter’s squeezebox
25 The search for five fingered Frank
27 Rob Harbron’s “Flock and Fly”
29 Duets for concertina and/or violin

31 several

Concertina playing technique:
32 Victorian Fingering on the English Concertina

Center magazine full colour Concertina photoshoot by Stephen Walker except for the Laser Cutter, 1, 2 and 3 by Bill Crossland. Continue reading

Annual General Meeting of the ICA 16 April 2016 in Newcastle upon Tyne

Details have been pubished in last Concertina World 465 magazine.
Our Honourary President, Alistair Anderson will be with us for the meeeting and will be  giving a workshop on Northumbrian Tunes suitable for all concertina systems in the  morning.

Evening concert by Alistair Anderson with special guests.

Just in case you found the prices quoted there confusing, note that they are given in  concertina pounds. The members price for the concert of ¢ 5 comes out as £ 5 if you pay in sterling.

Do you intend to come? Do you want to know more? Either way please do get in touch with
Gill:  gilln55 (at) yahoo.com or Roger: secretary (at) concertina.org

 

Scandinavian Squeeze-In 2016

Dates:  April 22-24, 2016
Location:  Torna Hällestad, Skåne (southern Sweden)
Website:  http://www.nonce.dk/SSI/
email:  ssi@nonce.dk
phone:  Jim Lucas  (+45) 22 62 03 99

This will be our 17th annual SSI, regularly held the last full weekend in April.  A description of the event, further contact information, booking and other details can be found on the web site.

Jim Lucas