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Folkworks Hexham Gathering 2012
Our annual festival for young folk singers, musicians and dancers – everyone from school groups to professional performers.
The Gathering centres around Queen’s Hall in Hexham, with more performances in surrounding villages and outdoor spaces in Hexham and a grand ceilidh at Wentworth Leisure Centre.
Any young people involved in traditional music are welcome to come and perform as part of the festival.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for full details.
Established acts include KAN, Harald Haugaard and Helene Blum, Walsh and Pound, Dave Wood and Mike Vass, Kat Davidson and Dan Walsh, Calum Stewart, Heikki Bourgault, Folkestra and Down in the Attic.
Past events in this festival
Hexham Gathering: Katie Doherty
Katie is a long-time favourite of the Hexham Gathering and we are delighted to welcome her back....
Hexham Gathering: Calum Stewart and Heikki Bourgault
Rooted in Celtic music of the British Isles, Calum was brought up among the strong musical...
Hexham Gathering: Dave Wood and Mike Vass
Mike Vass and Dave Wood are members of Malinky, one of Scotland's top touring folk bands. Mike, on...
Hexham Gathering: Kat Davidson and Dan Walsh
*Venue*: Tarset Village Hall Kat Davidson discovered folk aged 16 when Folkworks brought a tour...
Hexham Gathering: Free Performances in Hexham Town Centre
Songs, dancing and tunes throughout Hexham with outdoor performances from a huge variety of school...
Hexham Gathering: Kan, Helene Blum & Harald Haugaard Quartet, Horizontal Sunday
*Venue*: Queens Hall Arts Centre, Hexham Kan is a unique melding of the bold and beautiful flute...
Hexham Gathering: Ceilidh
*Venue*: Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham Put on your dancing shoes and join us in a giant...
Hexham Gathering: Down in the Attic and friends
*Venue:* Queens Hall Arts Centre, Hexham A celebration of the past and present youth folk bands...