Live music @ Ropery Hall

  • Paul Lamb & the King Snakes

    21st October 2021 8pm  £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Paul Lamb is known by aficionados and music press around the world as a foremost blues harmonica exponent, forging himself a place in the history books as one of the greatest players of our time. ...More info

  • Clive Gregson: Farewell

    22nd October 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    A Mad Dog Folk presentation Born and raised in Manchester, Clive Gregson is an accomplished singer, musician and record producer of world-renown. Mary Chapin Carpenter named him as one of her favouri...More info

  • Ben Poole

    23rd October 2021 8pm  £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    When you hear comments such as those below from some of the greatest guitar players of the last century, some of the most respected blues/rock/soul artists in the world today, and some of the leading ...More info

  • Salt House

    30th October 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Salt House is Jenny Sturgeon, Ewan MacPherson and Lauren MacColl. Their album Undersong has been praised by folk bible fRoots for bringing “startling freshness” to the British song tradition. Son...More info

  • Sax on Sunday – Snake Davis & Robin A Smith

    31st October 2021 7.30pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    An award-winning arranger and composer, one of the most versatile musicians in the industry, Snake and Robin have been sparring partners for decades. Robin’s credits include Andrea Bocelli, Luciano ...More info

  • John Otway    

    6th November 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    John had to wait until 1977 and the rise of punk before his dream of fame and fortune would finally become a reality. Having caught the eye of the producers of the BBC's Old Grey Whistle Test,  h...More info

  • Ezio

    13th November 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Recorded in the company of house-trained rabbits on an industrial estate in Cambridge, Daylight Moon, Ezio’s ninth studio album is their most personal yet. The visceral honesty of frontman Ezio Lune...More info

  • The Devil’s Violin: The Beast In Me

    19th November 2021 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    The Devil’s Violin return!   Since their inception in 2006, they have developed a huge following for their gripping and powerful storytelling.   Their new show, The Beast in Me, ...More info

  • Sarah Gillespie Trio

    20th November 2021 8pm 14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Anglo-American songstress Sarah Gillespie is renowned for mixing elements of jazz, folk and blues with her streetwise poetic lyrics. Having released four critically acclaimed albums in the l...More info

  • Nine Below Zero

    21st November 2021 7.30pm £17.50 | Buy Tickets

    Since their formation in 1977 NINE BELOW ZERO have developed a reputation as one of the best blues bands in the country. Their high energy live act was already well established by the time they signed...More info

  • Gigspanner   

    27th November 2021 8pm £17/£19  | Buy Tickets

    In the wake of his departure from Steeleye Span, legendary fiddle player Peter Knight has turned his full attention to his trio Gigspanner, and in the process established their reputation as one of th...More info

  • Sax on Sunday: Burden of Paradise Trio

    28th November 2021 7.30pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    One of the great forces in ‘90s pop culture is bringing music to the people —saxophonist Snake Davis put the icing on the cake for Take That’s A Million Love Songs, M People’s&n...More info

  • Belshazzar’s Feast 

    3rd December 2021 8pm  £15/£17 | Buy Tickets

    On tour with their celebrated Christmas show that mixes traditional folk music, seasonal material, stirring in classical, pop and music hall, all topped off with audience participation and lashings of...More info

  • Ma Bessie & Her Pig Foot Band

    4th December 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Building on her passion for the "Empress of the Blues", Julia Titus formed her Pig Foot Band in mid-2015 to share the music of Bessie Smith and her contemporaries, with a new generation of listeners. ...More info

  • Benji Kirkpatrick and The Excess

    10th December 2021 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Prolific roots musician Benji Kirkpatrick is well known for being a founder member of big-band folk trailblazers, Bellowhead, a current member of Faustus and Steeleye Span and...More info

  • The Albion Christmas Band  

    11th December 2021 8pm   £22/£24 | Buy Tickets

    An Albion Christmas, which has been touring for nearly 20 years,  is widely regarded as the premier seasonal show and attracts sell-out audiences across the UK.  Indeed many people say that ...More info

  • Dom Pipkin and The Ikos

    18th December 2021 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    He casts such a dizzying spell that he'll transport you straight to the heart of Bourbon Street. Blues in Britain magazine has called this musical magic man "one of the world's greatest expone...More info

  • St Agnes Fountain 

    22nd December 2021 7.30pm £22/£24 | Buy Tickets

    21st Anniversary Tour (With a New Studio Album) Celebrating their 21st Anniversary, St Agnes Fountain have been called THE Christmas band for their constantly evolving take on old carols as well as ...More info

  • Snake Davis & His Alligator Shoes

    30th December 2021 8pm £18/£20 | Buy Tickets

    This special annual event that sits between the lull of Christmas and New Year is back. The original, first and never forgotten ‘60s soul band formed by Snake, with Dave Bowie and Mark Creswell bac...More info

  • The Outside Track

    22nd January 2022 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Multi-award-winning band, The Outside Track, fronted by four powerhouse women - Teresa Horgan, Mairi Rankin (Beolach), Ailie Robertson (Live Ireland Winner, BBC Young Trad Finalist), Fiona B...More info

  • Martyn Joseph  

    5th February 2022 8pm  £18/£20 | Buy Tickets

    Martyn Joseph is a completely unique and mind blowing artist. Take everything you think you know about singer songwriters….and rip it up. For one man and a guitar he creates a performance with a hug...More info

  • Chantel McGregor

    18th February 2022 8pm £16/£18  | Buy Tickets

    A female guitar prodigy, at 14 years Chantel was told by major labels that she had a "great voice, but girls don't play guitar like that!"  Wisely ignoring the comments, she enrolled at the Leeds...More info

  • The Jeremiahs

    24th February 2022 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    The Jeremiahs is an Irish folk band of four musicians who have come together with the common goal of writing, composing and performing new folk songs and music.  They have travelled extensiv...More info

  • Toyah Willcox

    4th March 2022 8pm £24/£26 | Buy Tickets

    Toyah / Posh Pop Tour This is a unique chance to experience Toyah up close and personal with a show that has a lively cinematic sound using Toyah's vocals/ keyboards/ stand up bass and story telling,...More info

  • Peggy Seeger

    6th March 2022 7.30pm £18 | Buy Tickets

    The First Farewell Tour - Peggy Seeger with Calum MacColl Making a very welcome visit to Ropery Hall on her ‘First Farewell Tour’, the charismatic Peggy Seeger - singer, songwriter, feminist, ico...More info

  • Harley Kimbro Lewis

    16th March 2022 8pm £18.50/£20 | Buy Tickets

    From Knoxville to Nashville via Hertfordshire, Martin Harley, Daniel Kimbro & Sam Lewis collaborate for the first time on a slow cooked, laid-back album reminiscent of an early American songb...More info

  • Rachael McShane & The Cartographers

    26th March 2022 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Rachael McShane is a singer, cellist, fiddle and viola player based in the North East of England. An original member of folk big band Bellowhead, Rachael toured internationally with them as well as ...More info

  • Sam Kelly’s Station House

    2nd April 2022 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Sam Kelly is a professional musician with more than 40 years in the business.  His “Station House” band has been featuring on the U.K./Worldwide music scene for many years.  Or...More info

  • Daphne’s Flight

    28th May 2022 8pm   £15/£17 | Buy Tickets

    Back in 1995, five of the finest folk, blues and soul singers of their generation found themselves at the Cambridge Festival, decided to sing some songs together, magic happened and Daphne’s Flight ...More info

  • Midnight Skyracer

    3rd June 2022 8pm £14/£16  | Buy Tickets

    Midnight Skyracer have come a long way in a very short time. Since forming in 2017, the Anglo-Irish all-female quintet have become festival sensations across the UK, Europe and Australasia, toure...More info

  • Nell Bryden

    23rd June 2022 8pm £20 | Buy Tickets

    With this tour, New Yorker Nell has gone back to her roots and followed the traditional sonic footsteps of her idols Dusty Springfield, Aretha Franklin and Carole King. Having recorded an album (to ta...More info