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Pete Coe at Forest Folk Club

Pete Coe has had more than 50 years of music making on the English folk scene
3rd March 2019


Description

Pete Coe has had more than 50 years of music making on the English folk scene. His contributions include traditional song research, song writing in traditional style, the founding of several seminal bands (the founder member and visionary force behind The New Victory Band, Bandoggs and Red Shift) plus solo and duo performances, dance calling, recording, field research, local folk activism in Ryburn Three Step and teaching at various levels. Together with his wife, Sue, he received the Gold Badge Award from the English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) in 2016 for their outstanding contributions to folk dance, music or song.Pete Coe celebrates narrative folk songs, rooted in English traditions, classic ballads & broadsides, rural yarns, travellers tales, and songs of love, loss & protest learned from the old songcarriers & songsmiths he’s met over a lifetime on the road. He performs with great skill, presents with authority & good humour & encourages audience involvement.


Doors open at 7.30 for 8.00pm start. Admission £7 on the door.


Features

  • Music

Location

Address
The Orepool Inn
Chepstow Road
Sling
Coleford
Gloucestershire
GL16 8LH
01594 833833

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  • Coleford

Venue


The Orepool Inn

Our bar and restaurant have been tastefully decorated in a relaxed modern style with a comfortable seating area. We have an extensive range of food from snacks to evening meals.

Venue in or near Coleford