Live music @ Ropery Hall

  • Snake Davis/Mark Creswell Duo 

    26th September 2020 7.30pm £15 | Buy Tickets

    Snake met guitarist Mark Creswell when they were both freshmen studying jazz at Leeds College of Music, since when they have been close friends and musical partners. They play together in The Alligato...More info

  • Snake Davis and Robin A Smith 

    27th September 2020 7.30pm £15 | Buy Tickets

    An award-winning arranger and composer, one of the most versatile musicians in the industry, Snake and Robin have been sparring partners for decades. Robins credits include Andrea Bocelli, Luciano Pav...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

  • While and Matthews Virtual Tour 2020

    24th October 2020 7.30pm £15 | Buy Tickets

    Recognising the need to adapt to the crippling restrictions imposed on live concerts, Chris While and Julie Matthews, along with the skill and expertise of their soundman Richard Harrison, have raised...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

  • Martyn Joseph 

    15th January 2021 8pm £18/£20  | Buy Tickets

    Martyn Joseph is a completely unique and mind blowing artist. Take everything you think you know about singer songwriters….and rip it up. For one man and a guitar he creates a performance with a hug...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

  • Harley, Kimbro & Lewis

    17th March 2021 8pm £16/£18  | Buy Tickets

    Since their chance meeting in Nashville 2011 the three have collaborated with one another in different formats. Individually each has travelled the world pursing their own musical endeavours and now f...More info

  • Midnight Skyracer

    27th March 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Midnight Skyracer have come a long way in a very short time. Since forming in 2017, the Anglo-Irish all-female quintet have become festival sensations across the UK, Europe and Australasia, toured re...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

  • Judie Tzuke: Heart, Soul & Piano Tour

    25th June 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

  • 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

  • Chris Helme

    10th September 2021 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

  • Toyah Wilcox

    17th September 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

  • Edwina Hayes

    18th September 2021 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

  • Steve Tilston: Semicentennial

    25th September 2021 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

  • Patti Boulaye: Aretha and Me 

    1st October 2021 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

  • Chris While and Julie Matthews

    3rd October 2021 7.30pm £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

  • Lil’ Jimmy Reed & the ‘A’ Team

    9th October 2021 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

  • Clive Gregson: Farewell

    22nd October 2021 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