Traditional Music Day, 10th September

Traditional Music Day is back this year and booking forms will be available from July 1st. Voluntary Artistic Director, Alan Bearman (Sidmouth Folk FestivalAlan Bearman Music) and the EATMT team have been working closely together over the last couple of years to bring Traditional Music Day to the town of Stowmarket. We are delighted to be working with a number of venues around the town including The John Peel Centre for Creative ArtsThe Church of St Peter’s and St Mary’sSt Peter’s Church HallStowmarket LibraryStowmarket Scouts CentreThe Mix Recording StudioThe Fox Yard StudioThe Pallet BarThe British Legion and The Walnut. The Hosepipe Band with caller Mary Panton start the events off with a Friday night Ceilidh at the John Peel Centre for Creative Arts at 7.30 (9th September) and the following day sees a day and evening full of concerts, talks, sessions, dancing, storytelling, workshops, art and music market. So far confirmed are: Tony Hall & the Von Krapp Family Band ~ Cohen Braithwaite-Kilcoyne ~ Belinda Kempster & Fran Foote ~ The Harbour Lights Trio Liz Giddings & Roger Digby ~ Hushwing & Bristol Fashion ~ Sound Tradition ~ Potiphar’s Apprentices ~ Racker Donnelly Justine di Mierre ~ John & Katie Howson ~ Megan Wisdom ~ Gemma Khawaja ~ The Harbour Inn Crowd
It’s not too late to get involved. If you would like to volunteer, book a stall space, run a session or offer ideas, please do get in touch – email