Sam Sweeney

Date:Mon 11 May
Time:8pm
Venue:J2
Price:£18 adv

Following on from the critical acclaim of The Unfinished Violin, Sam Sweeney will be releasing a new album in May 2020 with an accompanying tour.

Sam is a veteran of the mighty Bellowhead, former artistic director of the National Folk Youth Ensemble, founder member of the acclaimed instrumental trio Leveret, and a superb instrumentalist at the forefront of the revival in English traditional music. 

“The fiddler with the Midas touch… an English equivalent of the great Irish fiddle player Martin Hayes.” **** The Guardian

“Sweeney’s playing is unearthly at times: the singular focus of this set and the level of its performance makes this an outstanding and deeply moving experience.” ***** - Songlines

“The fiddler with the Midas touch… an English equivalent of the great Irish fiddle player Martin Hayes.” **** The Guardian

“Sweeney’s playing is unearthly at times: the singular focus of this set and the level of its performance makes this an outstanding and deeply moving experience.” ***** - Songlines

All under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.

Bar and box office open 1 hour before event start time.

All prices shown include booking fees.

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