Gigs

2018 Gigs

Date and time

Who?

Event

Venue/Details

02 June

Captain Swing

Kirtlington Morris ceilidh

06 May

Captain Swing

Private event

2017 Gigs

Date and time

Who?

Event

Venue/Details

14 December

The Night Watch

Oak House Candle-lit Evening

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich, B71 2EA

10 December

Andy Casserley

Audience with Santa, Haden Hill

Haden Hill Museum Barrs Road Cradley Heath

07 December 6:00 pm

The Night Watch

Haden Hill Christmas Event

Haden Hill Museum, Halesowen Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7JU

03 December

Andy Casserley

Audience with Santa, Haden Hill

Haden Hill Museum, Barrs Road, Cradley Heath

02 December

Andy Casserley

Audience with Santa, Haden Hill

Haden Hill Museum, Barrs Road, Cradley Heath

30 November

Andy Casserley

Singing with Santa Haden Hill

Haden Hill Museum, Barrs Road, Cradley Heath

07 November 8:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

Kiveton Folk Club, Kiveton Park Colliery Cricket Club, Stone Close,

off Stoney Bank Drive, Kiveton Park, Sheffield, S26 6SQ

Information, click here.

04 November

Captain Swing

Stroud Ceilidhs

Stroud Subscription Room, George Street, Stroud GL5 1AE http://mister.red/sceilidhs/sc.htm

27 October

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Museum - Halloween Event

Haden Hill Museum, Barrs Road, Cradley Heath

26 October

Andy Casserley

Wednesbury Art Gallery Halloween Event

Wednesbury Art Gallery

24 October

Andy Casserley

Oak House Museum Halloween Event

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA

07 September

Ian Pittaway

Medieval Music in the Dales, Bolton Castle and local venues, Wensleydale.

Two workshops about the 13th Cantigas de Santa Maria: talk about and selected performances of the contents; principles of Cantigas performance – participatory.

27 August

Andy Casserley

Redditch Scarecrow Day

Forge Mill Needle Museum and Bordesley Abbey Visitor Centre Needle Mill Lane, Riverside, Redditch B98 8Y www.forgemill.org.uk This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

20 August 8:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

Readifolk at Community Hall, Watlington House, 44 Watlington Street, Reading, RG1 4RJ

Information, click here.

19 - 25 August

Andy Casserley

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby Folk Festival

17 August

Andy Casserley

Recycled Music Haden Hill

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA

12 August

Andy Casserley

Redditch Bandstand

Redditch

10 August

Andy Casserley

Street Theatre, Rubery

Rubery

06 August

Andy Casserley

Music Mahem, Haden Hill

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA

03 August

Andy Casserley

Wednesbury Art Gallery Children's Event

Wednesbury Art Gallery

02 August

Andy Casserley

Street Theatre Winyates

Winyates

27 July

Andy Casserley

Street Theatre Wythall

Wythall

26 July

Andy Casserley

Street Theatre Bromsgrove Recreation Ground

Bromsgrove Recreation Ground, Worcestershire

22 July 7:30 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

Church of St. John the Baptist, Vicar's Lane/Little St. John Street, Chester, CH1 1SN

For Etickets, £8.00, use Paypal here and your ticket(s) will be emailed, or phone 07472 005 205.

15 July

Captain Swing

Private event

12 July 7:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

Rugby Library & Information Centre, Little Elborow Street, Rugby, CV21 3BZ

Tickets £6.00 from 0300 555 8171 or click here.

09 July

Andy Casserley

Oak House event

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA

01 July 8:00 pm

The Night Watch

A Night Watching The Night Watch – playing our favourite medieval and renaissance songs and tunes.

Artrix Art Centre, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1GN

Tickets 01527 577 330 or online here.

30 June

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Cambridge

17 June 7:30 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

In aid of restoring this 12th century church with its famous 16th century minstrels’ pillar.

St. Mary's Church, North Bar Within, Beverley, HU17 8DL

Tickets £10 from 01482 869 137 or click here.

16 - 18 June

Andy Casserley

Alcester Festival

Alcester

13 / 14 June

Andy Casserley

Seaside Days

Education Event

11 June

Andy Casserley

Woodgate Valley Country Park Open Day

Woodgate Valley Urban Farm, Clapgate Lane, Birmingham West Midlands B32 3DS

11 June

Ian Pittaway

Lincoln archaeology open weekend

9.30am to 5pm, Canwick Village Hall, Montagu Road, Canwick, Lincoln, LN4 2RW, with Ian playing medieval music to accompany the Neolithic, bronze age, iron age, Roman and medieval finds. Information: http://thelincolnite.co.uk/2017/05/visitors-invited-take-tour-lincoln-eastern-bypass-archaeological-site/

10 June

Ian Pittaway

Lincoln archaeology open weekend

9.30am to 5pm, Canwick Village Hall, Montagu Road, Canwick, Lincoln, LN4 2RW, with Ian playing medieval music to accompany the Neolithic, bronze age, iron age, Roman and medieval finds. Information: http://thelincolnite.co.uk/2017/05/visitors-invited-take-tour-lincoln-eastern-bypass-archaeological-site/

09 June 7:45 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

Palace Theatre, Alcester Street, Redditch, Worcestershire B98 8AE

Tickets £9.50 from 01527 65203 or click here.

05 May 7:30 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

A very special venue, parts of which go back to 1474.

Selly Manor, 350 Bournville Lane, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1QY

Tickets £8.00 from 0121 472 0911 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or in person.

02 May 8:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

The Magic of Medieval Music – for information and tickets, click here

Winchcombe Folk Night, The White Hart Inn, High Street, Winchcombe, GL54 5LJ
Information 01242 602 236.

01 May

Andy Casserley

Avoncroft Museum - May Day event

Avoncroft Museum of Buildings Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, B60 4JR

30 April 3:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

Live radio session of medieval music 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Black Country Radio with presenter Paul Collins.

www.blackcountryradio.co.uk/on-air/paul-collins/

30 April 6:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

Live radio session of medieval music 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Radio Shropshire with presenter Genevieve Tudor http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7lt

24 April

Andy Casserley

Tony Tots St Martins Church

St Martins Church, Worcester

17 April

Andy Casserley

Easter Event Haden Hill Museum

Haden Hill Museum Barrs Road Cradley Heath

24 March

Daring Young Men

Daring Young Men

West Bromwich Library

25 February

Captain Swing

Private event

26 January

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Recording soundtrack for forthcoming historical TV drama, with Paul Baker

23 January

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Recording soundtrack for forthcoming historical TV drama, with Paul Baker

2016 Gigs

Date and time

Who?

Event

Venue/Details

18 December

The Night Watch

Haden Hill Christmas Event

Haden Hill Museum

17 December

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Christmas Event

Haden Hill Museum

15 December

Andy Casserley

Private event

Wyre Forest Meeting 

15 December

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Tudor Christmas party! 

11 December

Ian Pittaway

Live on Black Country Radio, 3 - 4pm.

www.blackcountryradio.co.uk

10 December

The Night Watch

Further details to follow

Oak House Museum, Oak Road, West Bromwich, B70 8HJ

08 December

The Night Watch

Haden Hill Candlelit Night

Haden Hill House, Halesowen Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7JU

04 December

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Christmas Event

Haden Hill Museum

03 December

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Christmas Event

Haden Hill Museum

03 December

Ian Pittaway

Private medieval event

12 November 11:00 am

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here

Oakham Library, Catmos Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HW. 01572 722 918 

28 October

Andy Casserley

Oak House Spooky Evening

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA

28 October

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Museum - Halloween Event

Haden Hill Museum, Barrs Road, Cradley Heath

25 October

Andy Casserley

Oak House Museum Halloween Event

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA

15 October

Captain Swing

Private event

13 October

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama, with Paul Baker.

12 October

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama, with Paul Baker.

08 October

Captain Swing

Private event

28 September

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama, with Paul Baker.

27 September

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Recording lute music for Warwickshire Museum.

24 / 25 September

The Night Watch

10.30am-5.00pm, music for medieval joust day

Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings, Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, B60 4JR www.avoncroft.org.uk/whats-on/events-programme/

22 September

Ian Pittaway

Private event

medieval music for a wedding

05 September

Ian Pittaway

Horrible Histories

Ian on the Great Fire of London Horrible Histories special, 5pm, CBBC.

31 August

Captain Swing

Private event

20 - 27 August

Andy Casserley

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby Folk Festival

13 August

Andy Casserley

Redditch Band Stand

Redditch, Worcestershire

10 August

Andy Casserley

Street Theatre Bromsgrove

Bromsgrove Recreation Ground, Worcestershire

10 August

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama, with Paul Baker

09 August

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama, with Paul Baker

01 August

Andy Casserley

Street Theatre Catshill

Catshill Village Meadow, Bromsgrove Worcestershire

16 July

Captain Swing

Private event

15 July

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Wedding

10 July

Andy Casserley

Oak House Summer Fayre

Oak House Museum, Hall Green Road, West Bromwich B71 2EA 

09 July

Captain Swing

Private event

06 July

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Seaside Day

Education Event

05 July

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Seaside Day

Education Event

02 July

Daring Young Men

Bromsgrove Festival

Bromsgrove Festival

30 June

Andy Casserley

Private event

Probus Club

29 June

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill  Seaside Day

Education Event

28 June

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill  Seaside Day

Education Event

27 June

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama, with Paul Baker

26 June

Andy Casserley

Redditch Green Fair

Arrow Valley Park, Battens Drive Redditch

23 June

The Night Watch

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama

20 June

Andy Casserley

Brearley School

Education Event

15 June

The Night Watch

Private event

Music for forthcoming historical drama

13 June

Andy Casserley

Brearley School

Education Event

12 June 11:00 am

Ian Pittaway

Edwardian tea party

Edwardian folk songs at an Edwardian tea party to celebrate 100 years since Selly Manor was moved it its current site.
Tea party 11am to 3pm, with Ian singing for the last hour.
Free entry – limited places so booking strongly recommended.
Selly Manor, Maple Road, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 2AE
www.sellymanormuseum.org.uk/our-events/edwardian-tea-party/ 

12 June

Andy Casserley

Woodgate Valley Country Park Open Day

Woodgate Valley Urban Farm, Clapgate Lane, Birmingham West Midlands B32 3DS

11 June

Ian Pittaway

Private event

Lute

04 June

Captain Swing

Private event

31 May

Andy Casserley

Haden Hill Museum - Seaside Event

Haden Hill Museum Barrs Road Cradley Heath

27 May

Daring Young Men

Kidderminster Beer Festival

Kidderminster

08 May 6:00 pm

Ian Pittaway

Ian with his Six of the Best

Genevieve Tudor’s Sunday Folk, BBC Radio Shropshire, 6-8pm.
www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7lt

07 May

Captain Swing

Private event

06 May 7:30 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here

Netherton Arts Centre, Northfield Road, Dudley, West Midlands DY2 9ER. 0750 426 9855 www.facebook.com/Netherton-Arts-Centre

06 May

Andy Casserley

Private event

Hightington WI

02 May

Andy Casserley

Avoncroft Museum - May Day event

Avoncroft Museum of Buildings  Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, B60 4JR

01 May

Captain Swing

Upton Folk Festival

Upton Folk Festival

30 April 8:00 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here

Palace Theatre, Alcester Street, Redditch, Worcestershire B98 8AE. 01527 65203 www.redditchpalacetheatre.co.uk/whats-on/

27 April

Ian Pittaway

Private university event

Ian solo – medieval music. 

23 April 8:00 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here

Lewes Saturday Folk Club, Elephant and Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 2DJ. 01273 476757 www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org

www.facebook.com/events/1165797380099559/

23 April 10:45 am

The Night Watch

Mediaeval music workshop for voices and any instrument.
10.45am–4.45pm

Lewes Saturday Folk Club, Elephant and Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 2DJ. 01273 476757 www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org
Booking form here: www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/ LAFC/WS220desc.html
Further information: www.facebook.com/events/960132660729973/

22 April 2:20 pm

Ian Pittaway

CBBC, 2.20pm–2.40pm

Ian on the Horrible Histories Shakespeare special in the guise of a Macbeth witch, a dancer to Shakespeare’s rock band (called Mortal Coil), a wardrobe assistant at The Globe, and a jeering audience member at The Globe.

21 April 7:00 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here

Stratford-upon-Avon Library, Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6PZ. 0300 555 8171 www.eventbrite.co.uk

19 April 4:30 pm

Ian Pittaway

CBBC TV channel, 4.30pm–5.00pm

Ian on the Horrible Histories Shakespeare special in the guise of a Macbeth witch, a dancer to Shakespeare’s rock band (called Mortal Coil), a wardrobe assistant at The Globe, and a jeering audience member at The Globe.

19 April 7:00 pm

The Night Watch


7.00-7.30pm, singing in the foyer of The Artrix Arts Centre, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ, as an entrée for The Spirit of Bromsgrove Awards

18 April

Ian Pittaway

Outlander, on Amazon Prime. Due to air on terrestrial TV in 2017.

Ian as a French court lutenist on the second episode of the second series of this time-travelling drama.

16 April 7:30 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here

St Martin's Church, London Road (corner with Victoria Ave), Worcester WR5 2ED. 0750 426 9855 www.stmartinsworcester.org.uk /concerts

18 March 8:30 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here.

Black Diamond Folk Club, The Lamp Tavern, 157 Barford Street, Highgate, Birmingham B5 6AH blackdiamondfolkclub.org.uk/

11 March 7:30 pm

The Night Watch

From Bard to Verse – the original music of Shakespeare’s plays. For details, click here.

Folk in the Foyer at the Conquest Theatre, Tenbury Road, Bromyard HR7 4LL. 01885 483 425 or 0777 969 4615 www.conquest-theatre.co.uk

07 March

Captain Swing

private event

12 February

Captain Swing

Private event

06 February

Captain Swing

Charity Ceilidh

St Luke's Memorial Hall, Headless Cross, Redditch, B97 4JX.
Tickets This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.