Live music @ Ropery Hall

  • California Feetwarmers 

    3rd July 2020 8pm  £15/£17 | Buy Tickets

    Grammy-nominated for the work they did with Keb’ Mo’ and counting Sir Tom Jones and Herb Alpert as fans, The California Feetwarmers make a welcome return to those shores after impressing the crowd...More info

  • Snake Davis: Classic Sax Solos

    7th August 2020 8pm £16/£18 | Buy Tickets

    Behind every familiar name there are a group of brilliant musicians whose impeccable performance helped to make those familiar songs everlasting. Yet, it’s rare to know who those musicians are. One ...More info

  • Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar

    8th August 2020 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Two time BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winners Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar combine Russell’s powerful vocals and driving guitar style with the latter’s All-Ireland Championship winning fiddle playing...More info

  • Sax on Sunday: Album Launch

    22nd August 2020 8pm  £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    For over a decade folks have been asking Snake for an album of gentle, relaxing pieces - music to chill out to, stretch to, fall asleep to.  Frog on a Lily Pad is that album and tonight Snake plays p...More info

  • Chris Helme

    11th September 2020 8pm £12/£14  | Buy Tickets

    Rising to fame in the 1990s as frontman of indie band The Seahorses singer-songwriter Chris Helme is now producing acclaimed folk-infused tracks as a solo artist, including a new album readying for re...More info

  • Snake Davis with Burden of Paradise

    18th September 2020 8pm £15/17 | Buy Tickets

    ONE of the great forces in 90s pop culture is bringing music to the people —saxophonist Snake Davis put the icing on the cake for Take That’s A Million Love Songs, M People’s Search For The Hero...More info

  • Rum Drum Ramblers

    25th September 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Since forming in 2006, the Rum Drum Ramblers have been honing their original St Louis string band blues in barrooms, clubs, street corners, listening rooms, and festivals. Powerful dual lead vocals by...More info

  • Rum Drum Ramblers

    25th September 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Featuring former members of Pokey LaFarge & The South City Three - Ryan Koenig and Joey Glynn - alongside St Louis big hitter, Mat Wilson, Rum Drum Ramblers have been making music together for ove...More info

  • Clive Gregson: Farewell

    26th September 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    A Mad Dog Folk presentation Born and raised in Manchester, Clive Gregson is an accomplished singer, musician and record producer of world-renown. Mary Chapin Carpenter named him as one of her favou...More info

  • Edwina Hayes

    9th October 2020 8pm   £12/£14 | Buy Tickets

    Edwina’s beautifully written songs, charming stage presence, and voice of an angel have won her a reputation as a true natural talent of gentle folk-Americana. She has opened numerous shows for Jool...More info

  • Patti Boulaye: Aretha and Me 

    10th October 2020 8pm £18/£20  | Buy Tickets

    Following the last two years of sell-outs of her show “Billie & Me” the award-winning singer and musical theatre star returns to the stage, with her brand new one-woman show “Aretha and Me...More info

  • Lil’ Jimmy Reed & the ‘A’ Team

    16th October 2020 8pm £15/£17  | Buy Tickets

    From shot-gun shack and cotton-field to festival main stage, the prodigious talents of Lil’ Jimmy Reed have taken him a long way from the Mississippi river. One of the last surviving performers of c...More info

  • Luke Daniels & Rihab Azar

    21st October 2020 8pm £12/£14  | Buy Tickets

    East meets West as these two outstanding musicians from the UK and Syria perform their respective traditional music together. Luke Daniels is a multi- instrumentalist specialising in button accordion ...More info

  • John Reilly

    23rd October 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    John Reilly concert is almost a spiritual event. It’s an evening where every emotion is touched and unleashed in a uniquely intimate atmosphere created by his intensely profound lyrics and stunning ...More info

  • CUA

    29th October 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Since issuing their superb Songs of The Hollow album in 2017, CUA have gone on to become a band that has gathered in more praise than most from all the best sections of the media. As a result, ther...More info

  • Chris While and Julie Matthews

    31st October 2020 8pm £15/£17  | Buy Tickets

    A Mad Dog Folk presentation With more than 25 years of un-rivalled musical partnership and gathering numerous nominations, awards and critical acclaim along the way, highly respected by their fans ...More info

  • Steve Tilston: Semicentennial

    13th November 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    One of our most celebrated song-smiths, widely recognised within the world of folk and contemporary music; the words, arrangements and subtle, quite superb guitar playing could be no one else. Afte...More info

  • Sarah Gillespie Trio

    14th November 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Critically acclaimed, London-based songstress Sarah Gillespie is renowned for mixing blues, folk & jazz with her streetwise poetic lyrics. Her four albums received outstanding reviews from the UK ...More info

  • Hoth Brothers

    20th November 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Ever since they released their outstanding Workin’ and Dreamin’ album over here, it seems like everyone is talking about the band. BBC Radio Scotland’s Iain Anderson Show made it Featured Alb...More info

  • Matthews’ Southern Comfort

    22nd November 2020 7.30pm £18/£20 | Buy Tickets

    Matthews’ Southern Comfort features Iain Matthews alongside renowned guitarist, songwriter, producer, BJ Baartmans, keyboardist Bart de Win fresh from several seasons with the Birds of Chicago, and ...More info

  • Gigspanner   

    28th November 2020 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    In the wake of his departure from Steeleye Span, legendary fiddle player Peter Knight has turned his full attention to his trio Gigspanner, and in the process established their reputation as one of th...More info

  • The Albion Christmas Band  

    11th December 2020 8pm   £20/£22 | Buy Tickets

    An Albion Christmas, which has been touring for nearly 20 years,  is widely regarded as the premier seasonal show and attracts sell-out audiences across the UK.  Indeed many people say that their Ch...More info

  • Chantel McGregor

    18th December 2020 8pm £16/£18  | Buy Tickets

    A female guitar prodigy, at 14 years Chantel was told by major labels that she had a "great voice, but girls don't play guitar like that!"  Wisely ignoring the comments, she enrolled at the Leeds Col...More info

  • Snake Davis and his Alligator Shoes

    30th December 2020 8pm £19/£21  | Buy Tickets

    A big nine piece brassy saxy and soulful band playing music that grabs your heart and moves your feet. The original, first and never forgotten ‘60s soul band formed by Snake, with Dave Bowie and ...More info

  • Jaki Graham

    16th January 2021 8pm £20/£22 | Buy Tickets

    Jaki Graham is one of the most appealing Soul entertainers to emerge from the UK as a true pioneer having paved the way for many a black British female solo artist who followed. Jaki achieved internat...More info

  • Toyah Wilcox

    19th February 2021 8pm £24/£26 | Buy Tickets

    ACOUSTICA/ELECTRONICA UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL This is a unique chance to experience Toyah up close and personal with a show that has a lively cinematic sound using Toyah's vocals/ keyboards/ stand up...More info

  • Rachel McShane & The Cartographers

    3rd April 2021 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Rachael McShane is a singer, cellist, fiddle and viola player based in the North East of England. An original member of folk big band Bellowhead, Rachael toured internationally with them as well as ...More info

  • Daphne’s Flight

    14th May 2021 8pm   £15/£17 | Buy Tickets

    Back in 1995, five of the finest folk, blues and soul singers of their generation found themselves at the Cambridge Festival, decided to sing some songs together, magic happened and Daphne’s Flight ...More info

  • Nell Bryden

    15th May 2021 8pm £20 | Buy Tickets

    With this tour, New Yorker Nell has gone back to her roots and followed the traditional sonic footsteps of her idols Dusty Springfield, Aretha Franklin and Carole King. Having recorded an album (to ta...More info

  • Peggy Seeger

    16th May 2021 7.30pm £18 | Buy Tickets

    The First Farewell Tour - Peggy Seeger with Calum MacColl   Making a very welcome visit to Ropery Hall on her ‘First Farewell Tour’, the charismatic Peggy Seeger - singer, songwriter, f...More info

  • Mark Radcliffe – Loser?

    1st July 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Radio 2 Folk Show, 6music and Glastonbury TV presenter Mark Radcliffe invites you to an intimate evening of his own songs and accompanying stories. Previous one-man shows have concentrated on meetings...More info

  • Judie Tzuke: Heart, Soul & Piano Tour

    25th September 2021 8pm £25/£27  | Buy Tickets

    Fresh from the highly acclaimed, sell-out Woman To Woman UK tour with fellow artists Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham, Judie Tzuke makes a welcome return to the stage. The Heart, Soul & Piano ...More info