Enjoy an evening of musical celebration with Fairport Convention at this golden anniversary concert.
Credited with originating British folk-rock, Fairport first took to the stage in 1967’s summer of love. Throughout the intervening five decades their passion for live performance has never wavered.
To mark their fiftieth year, Fairport have released a brand new album titled 50:[email protected] The band will play a selection of tracks from the album as well as long-established favourites from their extensive repertoire.
Fairport Convention’s line-up is Simon Nicol on guitar and vocals, Dave Pegg on bass guitar, Chris Leslie on fiddle, mandolin and vocals, Ric Sanders on violin and Gerry Conway on drums and percussion.
“Impressive musicians with a great back catalogue… (they) take chances and clearly enjoy themselves.” – The Guardian
“Vigorous and confident…the music leapt around the room.” – The Mirror
Check out our Fairport Convention playlist and discover the band’s best tracks before the show!
UNRESERVED ROWED SEATING // 14+ (U16s must be accompanied by an adult) // DOORS 7:00pm
AUDITORIUM SEATS: are on the ground floor, in theatre style rows, and are unreserved. Arrive early to get the best seats.
Seated Event – Please contact us if you have specific access requirements.