Tagged: music

Christmas in the Caves

The Devonshire Association presents Christmas in the Caves on Tuesday 12 December 2023 from 5:45pm at Kents Cavern, Torquay This is a special event for members of The Devonshire Association and their friends and...

Traditional songs of Bideford (Bideford Branch)

A talk by Marilyn Tucker and Paul Wilson from Wren Music. This talk will be illustrated by the traditional songs of Bideford, with reference to its cultural and musical links with Newfoundland. Paul and...

Sing for the Season

The Devonshire Association presents Sing for the Season on Sunday 11 December 2022 at The Boniface Centre, Crediton Carols from Landkey, Devonshire and seasonal songs and music with Jim Causley, Marilyn Tucker and Paul...

Jim Payne – There and Back Again (Music Section)

ON ZOOM FROM NEWFOUNDLAND Jim Payne presents THERE AND BACK AGAIN: Newfoundland–Devon Musical Connections Jim Payne, award-winning singer, multi-instrumentalist, step-dancer, researcher, songwriter and raconteur, is one of Newfoundland’s finest folk musicians and an authority...

Uncle Tom Cobley & All (Tavistock Branch and Music Section)

With Dr Todd Gray MBE,  in association with our Tavistock Branch and Music Section, and the Tavistock Subscription Library. An evening of word and song revealing the long and curious history of Devon’s anthem....

The Art of Devon Call Change Ringing (Music Section)

On Saturday 13th July 2019 at St Mary the Virgin Church, Laira, Plymouth, the Music Section is repeating a joint project with the Devon Association of Ringers. We hope the following précis of the...

A Romany family’s culture (Music Section)

A Romany family’s culture – with Tom Orchard and family Kil and Gillie Radi Tom Orchard talks about the living traditions that have passed through generations of the family; of song, music, dance and...

Bideford Branch report: May to July 2018

This years summer visits were most successful. On 12th May a few members made their way to meet violinist Tasmin Little and the North Devon Sinfonia in an ambitious concert at the Landmark Theatre,...