Live music @ Ropery Hall

  • Burden of Paradise 3

    20th January 2017 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    With breathtaking skill, warm co-operation and witty anarchic banter, Burden Of Paradise invites its audience into a world of tenderness, virtuosity and human frailty. No drums. Just voice, saxopho...More info

  • Young Folk Showcase

    28th January 2017 8pm £8/£10 | Buy Tickets

    For the first of the 2017 Folk Nights we welcome Rosie Hood and Ollie King along with Jack Cookson. Rosie Hood is a young traditional singer from Wiltshire, and for 2015, a BBC Performing Arts Fell...More info

  • Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys

    2nd February 2017 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    One of the top bands on the American roots music circuit, Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys have made a huge impact on this side of the Atlantic too, following appearances at various festivals here. Wi...More info

  • Sax Sunday: Snake Davis and Simon Goulding

    5th February 2017 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    The first in a new season of shows on the first Sunday of the month featuring sax virtuoso Snake Davis and an invited guest. Expect anecdotes, conversations and exceptional musicianship. February...More info

  • The Pat McCarthy Quartet featuring Shannon Reilly

    11th February 2017 8pm £12/£14 | Buy Tickets

    Shannon is a vocalist of exceptional quality and her spellbinding performances have captivated audiences across the UK, and occasionally Japan and Paris.  She has been singing since the age of five a...More info

  • Chip & Chesney Hawkes

    17th February 2017 8pm £18/£20 | Buy Tickets

    Father and son, Chesney and Chip Hawkes, are finally fulfilling a long-held ambition to go on tour together. Along with Chesney’s brother Jodie and long-time Robbie Williams band guitarist, Gary Nut...More info

  • Mark Nevin

    18th February 2017 8pm £14/£16otd | Buy Tickets

    Mark Nevin came to prominence in the late 80s as the founding member, guitarist and songwriter of Fairground Attraction, with whom he enjoyed the Number One single, Perfect, and multi-platinum album,...More info

  • Alasdair Roberts Trio

    25th February 2017 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    A Mad Dog Folk presentation Alasdair Roberts is a Scottish musician, born in Germany, raised near Callander and has been based in Glasgow since 1995.  He is primarily a songwriter/composer, sing...More info

  • Martin Harley & Daniel Kimbro

    4th March 2017 8pm £14/£16otd | Buy Tickets

    Martin Harley is a supremely talented acoustic roots and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter with a burgeoning global reputation. Live at Southern Ground, his eagerly anticipated new album, was ...More info

  • Sax Sunday: Snake Davis and Helen Watson

    5th March 2017 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    World class singer Helen Watson first worked with Snake back in the 80s when she had a major record deal and Snake recorded and toured with her. More recently they teamed up again in Burden of Para...More info

  • The James Brothers

    25th March 2017 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    The James Brothers are not really outlaws, neither are they brothers and only one of them is called James. They come from the lands down under – Australia and New Zealand to be precise; lands in ...More info

  • Sax Sunday: Snake Davis and Paul Birchall

    2nd April 2017 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    Keyboard player Paul is a force to be reckoned with, king of many styles, technically brilliant and creatively inspired. Co-writer of many of Snakes tunes, producer of most of the albums, this pair ha...More info

  • Snake Davis Band – Classic Sax Show

    14th April 2017 8pm £14/£16otd | Buy Tickets

    An instrumental solo can break hearts, lift spirits, even change lives in extreme cases. Sax is the favourite instrument for many folk, and for good reason. Saxophone, in the right hands, is so emotio...More info

  • Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

    15th April 2017 8pm £14/£16otd | Buy Tickets

    Two of the British folk scenes most accomplished performers, Kathryn and Sean have graced stages the world over in a number of guises. However, the intimacy and strength of passion shown as a duo, com...More info

  • Northsyde

    21st April 2017 8pm £12/£14 | Buy Tickets

    Founded in 2005, Northsyde began life as Funkydory with its debut album "Still" releasing a year later to fine reviews. Fronted by vocalist Lorna Fothergill, who is also the main lyricist and songw...More info

  • Rachel Newton

    29th April 2017 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    A Mad Dog Folk presentation Founder member of The Furrow Collective, The Emily Portman Trio and The Shee, singer and harpist Rachel Newton also writes and performs her own solo material, releasing ...More info

  • Sax Sunday: Snake Davis and Chris Parkinson

    7th May 2017 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    One of Snake’s favorite collaborators, Chris is an incredibly gifted multi-instrumentalist, piano, guitar, concertina, melodeon, piano accordion. Known more for his work in the folk world but equall...More info

  • Daphne’s Flight

    27th May 2017 8pm £18/£20otd | Buy Tickets

    Twenty one years after their debut self titled album and one and only UK tour, the tour de force that is Daphne's Flight is set to return to the stage in 2017. Daphne's Flight are all contemporary ...More info

  • Sam Kelly

    30th September 2017 8pm £13/£15otd

    Sam's debut EP - entitled 'Your Way Home' was released in March 2013, which swiftly created a buzz of interest in the folk scene for Sam's music. He followed this up with the release of the widely acc...More info

  • Philip Henry and Hannah Martin

    28th October 2017 8pm £13/£15otd

    Winners of 2014's BBC Radio Two Folk Award for Best Duo, Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin, have come a long way on their journey. In 2009, Phillip, one of the UK's finest slide guitarists and harmon...More info

  • Belshazzar’s Feast

    2nd December 2017 8pm £13/£15otd

    In 1995 Paul Hutchinson (accordion) and Paul Sartin (oboe, violin and vocals) shared a musical passion borne out of the desire to earn sufficient money to support their extravagant lifestyles. Their a...More info