Music events in Cornwall

The Cornwall Arts and Crafts Directory (CACD) includes music listings, for all kinds of music related events throughout Cornwall. There are currently 5 listed in this section.

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East Cornwall Bach Choir Annual Singing Day

Saturday, 4th March 2017

Everyone is welcome to come and sing with us.  
Help will be given to this new to choral singing.  
Come and learn and perform Vivaldi's Gloria and Magnificat.
11.00am - 5.00pm - Sing
5.30pm - Perform
Get an application Form for our website www.ecbc.co.uk or call Sharon on 01752 846102.  
Tickets Singers £15, Students £7.50, Audience (5.30pm onwards) £5
Liskeard Methodist Church, Barn Street, Liskeard PL14BL, Liskeard, Cornwall PL14 4BL


sackbun@gmail.com
ecbc.co.uk

 

Guest Night with Judy Cook

Wednesday, 8th March 2017

Guest Night with Judy Cook
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Clive Carroll 1000 Years of Music

Saturday, 11th March 2017

An inspirational evening of medieval lute music, Spanish guitar classics, Delta blues and hints of Chet Atkins and Django Reinhardt through to the Beatles, all played by the world-class guitarist.
Saturday 11th March 7:30pm
Tickets £11/£10/£5 (children)
The Tolmen Centre, Fore Street, Constantine, Cornwall TR11 5AA


www.tolmencentre.co.uk

 

Truro Choral Society sings Bach's St Matthew Passion

Saturday, 11th March 2017

Truro Choral Society sings Bach's St Matthew Passion.
Widely regarded as one of the masterpieces of classical sacred music, this is a work full of wonderful choruses and chorales, arias and recitatives, whose power and intimacy never fail to move audiences.
Evangelist: Nathan Vale
Soprano: Cheryl Rosevear
Alto: Louise Mott
Bass: Christopher Dollins
With Truro Symphony Orchestra, Cornwall Youth Chamber Choir, Richard Lander School Choir and Truro School Chamber Choir.
7.30pm
Tickets: £16 (under 19s free)
Available from Box Office Cornwall.
T 01872 262466 W www.hallforcornwall.co.uk
Visit our Facebook events page
Truro Cathedral, St Marys Street, Truro, Cornwall TR1 2AF


www.trurochoralsociety.co.uk/events/bach-st-matthew-passion/

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 22nd March 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

 

 

 

Keith James: The Music of Yusuf - Cat Stevens

Friday, 31st March 2017

The Poly FalmouthKeith James: The Music of Yusuf - Cat Stevens

The amassed body of music from this hugely popular and sincerely adored singer/songwriter made for a collection of 'must have' records across a whole generation. Tea for the Tillerman and Teaser and the Firecat were on everyone's  turntables and on every radio station, live versions are played in concerts, bars and on the world's beaches to this day. Songs such as Wild World, Father and Son, Moonshadow and Where do the Children play have been covered by hundreds of Artists worldwide.

Yusuf campaigns on many educational and humanitarian issues,he was awarded the 'Man of Peace' award by the Nobel Peace Laureates. In 2015 and he received the Lifetime achievement award from BBC Radio 2 and the Ivor Novello Award for outstanding song collection. He has received two honorary doctorates and awards for promoting peace from two organisations founded by Mikhail Gorbachev. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.

The Poly, 24 Church Street, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 3EG


www.thepoly.org

 

Rackhouse Pilfer

Sunday, 2nd April 2017

Rackhouse Pilfer are a fiery and exciting 6-piece band, and have been getting rave reviews with their roots blend of Irish Americana.  They have been selling out shows and wowing festival crowds all over the UK, Ireland, the EU, and Nashville USA – where they recorded their album ‘Love and Havoc’. Don’t miss out on this incredible live act.
Sunday 2nd April 7:30pm
Tickets £11 £10(concessions)
The Tolmen Centre, Fore Street, Constantine, Cornwall TR11 5AA


www.tolmencentre.co.uk

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 5th April 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Guest night with Algar/Russell

Wednesday, 19th April 2017

Guest night with Algar/Russell
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 3rd May 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 17th May 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 31st May 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 14th June 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Saltash Regatta and Waterside Festival

Saturday, 17th June 2017 and Sunday, 18th June 2017

Join us for a day of water and land based activities, including a market with craft stalls, non-stop live music and even some street performances.
Saltash Regatta is one of the most colourful events held in Cornwall and certainly for South East Cornwall is the most popular annual Regatta. Gig racing, hosted by Saltash based Caradon Pilot Gig Club, is run to the highest standard with rowing on the Saturday, with a Flash Boat Regatta ran by Saltash Rowing Club on the Sunday. On the river you'll also find sailing, canoeing, swimming and even a cardboard boat race. Saltash Regatta is not just about water sports, there is so much more ashore to keep everyone in the family happy and very entertained.
Saltash Waterfront, Tamar Street, Saltash, Cornwall, PL12 4EJ


info@diverse-events.com
www.saltashregatta.co.uk

 

Round the room folk session

Wednesday, 28th June 2017

Round the room folk session.
Evening start at 8.30pm.
Free entry.
All welcome to perform or listen.
Penzance Folk Club. upstairs at the Admiral Benbow, 46 Chapel Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4AF
There is some on-street parking in Chapel Street and nearby. There is a paying car-park between The Yacht Inn and Battery Road.


www.penzancefolkclub.co.uk

 

Sarah McQuaid

Friday, 30th June 2017

Sarah McQuaid’s voice has been likened to malt whiskey, melted chocolate and “honey poured into wine” (Minor 7th).
Her new album Walking Into White (2015) is her most honest and adventurous work to date, with a depth and texture of soundscape that are reflected in her beautifully crafted live shows.
Friday June 30th 7:30 pm
The open-air theatre is situated in front of Penlee House in Penlee Park, Penzance, Cornwall.
The theatre has disabled access although some is on uneven ground. Assistance can be provided.
Penlee Park Open-Air Theatre, Morrab Road, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE


www.penleeparktheatre.com

 

Bryan Adams

Thursday, 6th July 2017

Canadian superstar Bryan Adams’ massive hits include Run to You, Summer of ’69 and (Everything I Do) I Do It for You. He broke through in North America with his 1983 album Cuts Like a Knife and became a world-wide star thanks to his album Reckless the following year.
The multi award-winning star released (Everything I Do) I Do It for You in 1991 from the Waking Up the Neighbours album and the song became a world-wide hit which went to number one in many countries, including a record-breaking 16 consecutive weeks in the UK.
He won the Order of Canada and the Order of British Columbia for contributions to popular music and philanthropic work through his own foundation, which helps improve education for people around the globe.
Eden Sessions summer music concerts, Eden Project, Bodelva, St Austell, Cornwall, PL24 2SG


www.edensessions.com

 

Dalla

Friday, 7th July 2017

Dalla are about to launch their new Saffron Gold Tour for 2017 which promises to be a proud mix of strong original but trad-inspired compositions and colourful treatments of purely traditional Cornish songs and tunes.
Their concerts capture the sheer vitality and enthusiasm Dalla bring to their music creating a highly distinctive musical signature.
They feature soulful ballads, beautiful harmony singing, and jaw-dropping instrumentals.
The band brings together the multi-talented Neil Davey on bouzouki and fiddle, the expressive clarinet and magic voice of Hilary Coleman, who sings in Cornish and English, solid percussion and weaving vocal harmonies of Bec Applebee and the driving rhythm of Jen Dyer’s viola.
Friday July 7th - 7:30 pm
The open-air theatre is situated in front of Penlee House in Penlee Park, Penzance, Cornwall.
The theatre has disabled access although some is on uneven ground. Assistance can be provided.
Penlee Park Open-Air Theatre, Morrab Road, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE


www.penleeparktheatre.com