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image for Music - Folk item typeSlackFolk at Piatto café

Music - Folk, from 14 Apr 2018, free entry




Piatto café,
17-19 Priory Walk,
on the corner of Priory Walk & Queen St,


On the second Saturday of every month.

An opportunity for acoustic solo artists, bands and poets to showcase their material, and for you to hear some great music and poetry.

The next SlackFolk session will be on Saturday 14th April, featuring music from:

• James Eastwood – An outstanding singer and guitarist with a session of his own songs

• Frank Jordan & Charlie Davison – A fine baritone voice accompanied by guitar with some popular and traditional song

• Scarletts Road – A SlackFolk debut for a multifaceted Colchester group with a wide-ranging repertoire

• Dave Rado – An authority on the history and derivation of folk song, with a session of a cappella community song to join in and enjoy

Plus Natalie Smith – A gifted poet reading from her own works.

Coffee, tea and food (as well as alcoholic drinks) are available at the Piatto Café at commercial prices.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 12 May 2018
Sat 9 Jun 2018
Sat 14 Jul 2018
Sat 11 Aug 2018
Sat 8 Sep 2018
Sat 13 Oct 2018
Sat 10 Nov 2018
Sat 8 Dec 2018


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 12 May SlackFolk
Sat 9 Jun SlackFolk
Sat 14 Jul SlackFolk
Sat 11 Aug SlackFolk
Sat 8 Sep SlackFolk
Sat 13 Oct SlackFolk



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