This Saturday as a starter we’ll play through Irish jigs ‘Haste to the Wedding’ and ‘Ship in Full Sail’ then the Tyneside Songs (see sheet music)
Have a look at jigs ‘Haste to the Wedding’ and ‘Ship in Full Sail’ (sheet music) for this saturday….see you then!
Great to see some new faces last session – thanks to all who turned up, it was a fun morning. This week (Feb 3rd) set tunes: Russian Girl/Nigun set and Hexham Races/Staten Island (see sheet music).
Sorry for late notice! but if you get a chance then have a play through Shepherd’s Hey set and Russian Girl/Nigun (see sheet music)
Sets for last Breakfast Folk session of 2017 are Tyneside Songs and Shepherd’s Hey set (see Sheet Music page).
This week’s set pieces are Staten Island/Hexham Races and Tyneside Songs (see Sheet Music page)
Last session of the term this saturday (1st July) so don’t miss it! There’s an extended summer break to encourage participation in the region’s family folk gatherings – Rothbury, Bellingham, Newcastleton to mention a few – then back to Breakfast Folk business on 9th September.
We’re taking a break for the Easter holidays – there’ll be no BF 15th or 22nd April. We’re back again on the 29th. But still a chance to get your family folk fix tomorrow morning (8th April)!
Congratulations to Byron for playing his first tune at Breakfast Folk – Russian Girl (see SHEET MUSIC PAGE) was the highlight of this week’s session!
Following the roaring success of the ceilidh in March, the second Breakfast Folk Family Ceilidh takes place on Sunday 27th November 2-4 p.m. The venue is once again the church hall of St James and St Basil in Fenham and we are lucky to welcome back caller Joey Oliver and fiddle player Sophy Ball to lead the dances. This will be a great afternoon of music and dance for all ages so please come and join us. See the Family Ceilidhs section for further details.