A group of concertina players from around the New Forest. We meet on Wednesday every week, usually at the Greyfriars Community Centre in Ringwood.
New members always welcome.
Contact Richard Lane on 01202 763043 for more details
North Eastern Concertina Players
Dave Turner – firstname.lastname@example.org (01642 588197)
Alan Alden – email@example.com (0191 285 4139)
All meetings 2nd Sunday 2pm till 5pm in Ceddesfeld Community Centre, Rectory Row, Sedgefield, Co. Durham.
The Chorley Traditional Music Session provides multi instrument Slow and Steady Workshops , including concertinas , at Eaves Green Community Centre, Eaves Green, Chorley, Lancashire, UK.
“Slow and Steady” tune workshops – First Saturday of each month. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Refer to www.chorleytradmusicsessions.
Yorkshire Concertina Club
Helen Graham – firstname.lastname@example.org
Meetings third Sunday of the month. The Yorkshire Concertina Club now meets at the Corner House, on the corner of Lidgett Lane and Harrogate Road in Leeds.
Royal Concertinas, Dungworth
Mark Davies – email@example.com
Office: firstname.lastname@example.org (Home 0114 2851479, Mobile 07850 475067)
The Royal, Dungworth, Sheffield. Two meetings a month; one aimed at beginners and note reading players, and another for advanced players of all systems and styles. The actual date can be variable so anybody interested in attending needs to contact Mark Davies.
West Midlands Concertina Group
Ann Oliver 01564 782104
First Saturday in the month, 2 to 5pm. Upstairs at the Plough Inn, 154 Bridgnorth Road, Wollaston, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 3PD. All welcome. Any instrument and any standard.
Nottingham and East Midlands Concertina Group
Alan and Rita Davies (0115 926 0297)
Meetings twice yearly.
We are a group of players who meet in the Norwich area once or twice a month, on a Thursday evening or Sunday afternoon. Members travel from Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire. We meet on mutually convenient dates in the members’ homes. Please see our website or email us for more information – or you can find us on Facebook.
Home Counties and South-east England
Kettle Bridge Concertinas
Jon McNamara – email@example.com (01279 656664)
Martin Henshaw – firstname.lastname@example.org (01767 627566)
St. Mary’s Church Hall, Maulden, Beds. MK45 2AU All meetings are on Sundays between 14.00 and 18.00. Usually the second or third Sunday in the month – check the website for actual dates.
All players are welcome whether experienced or absolute beginners.
Bryan Creer – Bryancreer@aol.com (01323 505372)
This session is now on the second Tuesday of the month and is in the Elephant and Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 2DJ. There is a page for it on the Lewes Saturday Folk Club website http://www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/LAFC/concanon.html.
An informal session for concertina players of all systems to learn tunes together, swap ideas and techniques and maybe show off your party piece in an unpressured atmosphere.
East Kent Concertina Players
Come join us on the second Sunday of each month at Blean Village Hall nr Canterbury.
East Kent Concertina Players meet between 1pm and 5pm and welcome all levels of playing.
Please visit http://www.ekcp.uk for more information.
Lewes Saturday Folk Club
Workshops (formerly: Lewes Arms Folk Club)
Valmai Goodyear (01273 476757)
Elephant and Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 2DJ. All-day instrument workshops, 10.45 am-4.45 pm The tutor performs in the evening.
Monthly music session at The White Hart, Margaretting Tye, Essex CM4 9JX. Second Thursday of every month, from 8.30pm.
Concertina players are especially welcome!
West Country Concertina Players
Yorkshire Concertina Club
email@example.com (01 943 876638)
Milton Hall in Elsecar.