Some of our music
We produced a recording of our 40th Birthday Bash on 13 March 2010. The triple CD is now out of print, but listen to the entire recording here (57 songs, about four hours of music!).
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Kiveton Park Folk Club at 40 -
“40th Anniversary Bash”
The day brought a full house to Kiveton. From early afternoon people had to listen from the verandah as the main room was full. The music was varied -
Songs ranged from Irish to English to American and even Canadian; from traditional to very contemporary; from Tams to MacColl; from humorous to deadly serious. All were there in plenty and well delivered, with great chorus joining-
As a final song there was an inevitable return for the traditional finisher used for years at Kiveton -
The great day came to an end after over eleven hours of pretty well non-
How do we do it? Well, our team of regular supporters makes a huge contribution to our success. At the comfortable and cosy Cricket Club, the club prospers. There are often close to twenty performers on a Tuesday night and everyone gets a chance to show off! Some of them are even quite good...
Sadly one of our founder members and long-
RECORDED BY OLIVER BLENSDORF -
ERNIE SISSONS RECORDED IN 2001 BY JOHN RANKIN