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At the heart of English folk
Fiddle convention
 

Tickets

Day pass (all events): £30 | £25 concessions

Tickets available on the door

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London Fiddle School

London Fiddle Convention

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Cecil Sharp House, London

Celebrating its 25th year, The London Fiddle Convention is the most important date in every London fiddler’s calendar: a chance to meet friends, learn new tunes, see some amazing playing and buy some fiddle stuff. You'll rarely meet so many fiddlers in one place!

There will be a series of afternoon workshops, a fiddle contest, session in the bar and an evening concert featuring a wide range of performers. You don't have to be a fiddle player, the concert is open to everyone and you're guaranteed a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, and a great set of performances. On the concert bill this year are Jaya Hanley and Sarah James (Scottish); Sam Proctor (Irish); Ben Somers String Band featuring Marius Pibarot (bluegrass); Nicolas Magriel (Indian); Gundula Gruen (Balkan); Pete Cooper (Old Time/Scottish) and Chris Haigh (jazz).


Workshops One £11 (concessions £8); Two £19 (concessions £14); Three £26 (concessions £20)

12.45-1.45pm | 2-3pm | 4.30-5.30pm

Children's Workshop £5 (adult free with paying child)

2-3pm

Tutors’ Concert Free to all workshop participants

3.15 - 4.15pm 

Open session Free

from 5.30pm 

Fiddle Contest Free, by arrangement 

6pm

Evening Concert £15 (concessions £12)

7.30pm

Promoted by the London Fiddle Convention

 

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