Sunday 15th October 2023
Doors 6.30pm on stage 7.30pm onwards
Melbourne Assembly Rooms
High Street, Melbourne, Derbyshire DE73 8GF
Tickets Available: tel: 01332 863522
email: email@example.com online: melbourneassembleyrooms.co.uk/tickets
Melbourne Assembly Rooms and Village Folk present Fairport Convention, who have been entertaining music lovers for over half a century, with 2023 being their 56th anniversary. They have won a BBC Lifetime Achievement Award and Radio 2 listeners voted their ground-breaking album Liege & Lief ‘The Most Influential Folk Album of All Time’. Their story has been celebrated with television documentaries on BBC Four and Sky Arts.
The current line-up features founding member Simon Nicol on guitar and vocals, Dave Pegg on bass guitar and vocals, Ric Sanders on violin, Chris Leslie on bouzouki, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, and vocals.