Feltonbury Music and Art Festival
Saturday 22nd June 2019
Unlike its namesake, Glastonbury, there's no mud, no queues, no tailbacks! But we do have plenty of talent.
Feltonbury is a Music and Arts Festival held in the beautiful Northumbrian village of Felton. Now in its fourth year, it's an eclectic mix of music, song and general creative mayhem.
All are welcome and it's a great day out for the family.
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Feltonbury 2019 -Who’s On
Aidan Clarke - is as a sort of poetry juke-box, performing any of 100 poems on request. Pop in and put him to the test!!
Aimed Red – DCHS –Beth and Palesa - Singing and Acoustic Guitar Duo
All Blown Out - An ensemble of flutes, clarinets and saxophones plays well known tunes with a 1940’s theme.
Andrew Segovia - a classical guitarist who will be playing a few Spanish items from the great man's repertoire.
Andy Craig - singer/songwriter with homespun tales of the Northumberland coastal life reflected in beautiful songs and evocative instrumentals
Blyth Samba Band - community percussion group since 1996 with events, workshops, gigs and outdoor events (annually at Great North Run)
Chris Metherell - Solo nyckelharpa performer, playing traditional Swedish music, mainly from the Uppland area
The Clap-Tones - ‘A few locals who play a selection of ‘interesting’ folk and soft rock music tunes – some of which you wouldn’t expect to hear! ‘The Clap-Tones’ started with Roy, Stuart, Simon, Neal ....now, it’s almost half of the village’s residents – But still no Eric?!?!’
Cloudberries – Five-piece band performing folk, blues and ballads...originals and covers...a laid-back kind of band though... not up tempo.
Cows Lying Down - Newcastle band’s original songs with lyrics about life, emotions and human nature - all set to music of eclectic influences.
DCHS Ceilidh Band – DCHS – they ‘do what it says on the tin’!!
Don Allan and Ken McKenzie - Singing and Guitar duo.
Double Glazed - DCHS – Singing and Acoustic Guitar / Keyboard Duo
Elderly Brothers – Andy and Clive performing a sing-along selection from the sixties.
Here2Day – Song/guitar/percussion outfit –‘summer all year round’ with Afro/Caribbean and worldwide songs - from Blyth Valley Samba Band
Ian Williams – ‘Stand-up’ poet and performer whose often humorous and rye poems make you laugh and think about life in equal measure.
Jack – DCHS – Singer and Acoustic Guitar
Julia and Elaine - Flute and Piano duo
KEVI School Community Jazz Band - Big Band music from thirties swing to contemporary repertoire and whatever the style, they play with enthusiasm and energy.
Lydia Bennett and Alistair Hodkinson – singer/songwriter & guitarists
Mad Hattie and the Eclectic Guitarist - A classy jazz duo with a repertoire covering standards from the 1920s to the 1970s in an authentic, jazzy, vintage style.
Mike Makin - An energetic acoustic delivery of an eclectic mix of pop, blues and indie songs old and new.
MadriGals and Fingers Adrift - A Cappella choir of women's voices sing about the progress of love - and a recorder consort ‘cheers us up’. Music from the early 17th century.
Mandy Maxwell - poetry set and then poems elsewhere if that fits in.
Meta4 Dance - London-based Physical Theatre Contemporary Dance Company. A dance film funded by Sport England and Energize Shropshire accompanied by a live performance performed by co-director Lily Horgan (choreographed by Meta4 Dance’s youth company).
Parker's Band - Returning for a second year to the Gallery45 Courtyard venue playing ‘Blues and Rock’. An ideal accompaniment to the ‘Proseccoflow’ van and ‘Stag Head Beer and Wines Tent’
Piper’s Wyrd - Bagpipe trio playing European music in two/three-part harmony.
Pysch – DCHS – 3-piece pop/funk band
Sacrosceptic – DCHS – 3-piece ‘heavy metal’ band
Snook – Feltonbury’s ‘very own’ Ceilidh Band
‘Sing-along-a-Sound-of-Music - Turn up, take a seat and a score and join the ‘sing-along’ version of the famous musical– all the great tunes. Let your ‘leiderhosen’ down!!!
Swap the Dog - Four-piece Folk Band singing/playing a range of traditional/contemporary folk songs and Americana. (Soundcloud.com - search "Swap the Dog")
The Bridge Singers – Felton and Thirston's very own choir
Tom O’Donnell – US folk-singer, composer & guitarist; his unique style of Americana and folk is enjoyed through - http://www.folksinger.info
Traced - musical duo of vocalists plus guitar - with a wide range of music genres from Folk, through Pop, Country and Rock & Roll, to songs from the musicals and even opera.