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Simon Mayor & Hilary James ~ Mandolinquents Upcoming concerts

In a rare Mandolinquents Trio concert, Simon Mayor, Hilary James and guitarist Gerald Garcia appear at Newark Music Club on 21st Nov.

Simon will be staying in the North to visit some old haunts and join his long-lost mate Robin Garside for a workshop session with Sheffield Traditional Fiddlers on 24th Nov./p>

Simon, & Hilary are joined by Richard Collins to play cabaret in the gastronomic heaven of The Crooked Billet, Sth. Oxfordshire on 25th Nov.

Simon Mayor & Hilary James play at Aston Tirrold, Oxon on 5th Dec, and Byfield Village Hall, Northants on 19th Dec.

Mandolinquents Christmas Extravaganza

The Mandolinquents in full ensemble are already gearing up for their annual extravaganza at The Arlington Arts Centre, Newbury on 17th Dec. As always, music, merriment and mince pies (from Lidl, but don't knock them) are guaranteed. They'll be joined by ukulele and classical banjo star Elias Sibley.

Details and full dates are on the tour dates page.

Mandolin.org.uk Featured Artist:

Image: Edu MirandaEdu Miranda

Born in 1968, in the city of São Paulo (Brazil), Edu Miranda grows up in a very musical family environment, where Seresta and Chorinho had the main role.

Mandolin.org.uk Featured Band:

Image: Broom BezzumsBroom Bezzums

Broom Bezzums is a folk duo with a fast-growing following of dedicated fans. They delight in a whirlwind of strong musical performances and engaging, cheeky off-the-cuff patter.

With a repertoire of critically-acclaimed original compositions, northern English folksongs and instrumentals, Broom Bezzums offer emotive ‘fiddle-singing’, ballsy guitar, lyrical mandolin and fiddle.

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Marc Woodward
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