9th Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival 2017

Bluegrass and Old Timey Music plus workshops and plenty of jamming in the campsite, streets and hotels.
Campsite opens on Thursday 21st @ 12 noon and closes on Monday 25th @ 12 noon.
When: Fri September 22 7:30 pm - Sun September 24 5:00 pm

Past Events

Basstree String Band in Concert at The Coach House, Moniaive

The Basstree String Band with roots in Norwich and Lincolnshire play classic and contemporary bluegrass with close harmonies and blistering instrumentals. Their musicianship is top notch with a respect for tradition and with played with soul. Howard Burton is a sought after bluegrass banjo player, who has led banjo workshops at numerous UK festivals and at the Sore Fingers School in the Cotswolds, placed at the Galax Fiddlers Convention and teaches banjo from his home in Norwich. Mark Jones is a flatpick guitarist, having studied the genre in the UK and East Tennessee whilst working at Steve Kaufman's Palace Theatre. Mark and Howard have played bluegrass together for over 25 years and also are part of The Dude Coopers, an established band active on the UK festival circuit since 2007. Asa Hardy-Brownlie is a talented multi-instrumentalist with a background in traditional American music and Gypsy Jazz. He performs bass duties as well as main and harmony vocals.
Tickets £10 on the door or phone Paul and Anja on 01848 200272 to reserve a seat.
When: Wed June 7 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tildon Krautz in Concert @ The Coach House, Moniaive

anti rational rabbit folk.

About Tildon Krautz:
1. folk based themes heading in several irrational directions
2. of folk descendense, but without obscene language
3. whatever tildon krautz plays

Tickets £10 on the door on the night or phone Paul and Anja on 01848 200272 to reserve a seat.
When: Fri June 9 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Flats and Sharps in Concert

Based in Penzance, Cornwall, this outstanding young acoustic band are said to blur any divisions between Bluegrass, Folk, Country and Pop. Preforming a mix of their own highly original material as well as Bluegrass classics, these five young men consistently entertain, charm and thrill their audiences. With spine-tingling and pure five-part vocal harmonies, and astonishing instrumental virtuosity, they leave delighted listeners calling for more. All take lead vocals in turn, with show-stopping surprises!
Tickets: £10 - purchase online or phone 01848 200272 to reserve seats or pay on door (subject to availability).
When: Fri July 28 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm