Bal Miniscule)

List of events

We list here sessions that we believe will welcome dancers. If travelling any distance, do contact the organisers. Pubs sometimes close at short notice, etc.

Important Update 16 March 2020


The current COVID-19 virus pandemic probably means that all events in the next few months will be cancelled - even if shown below. Do contact the organisers to check

Please contact us to let us know about anything we've missed!

"Clandestine Mazurka" events may also be of interest


 
2020
Sun Apr 5 8pm-11pm   Bath French Session - Tunes & Dancing  bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/123870528542418/ 🔗The Royal Oak, Lower Bristol Rd, Bath BA2 3BW, UK
Wed Apr 8 7:30pm-11pm   Ilmington French Session  French music session 2nd Wednesday of the month in 🔗the Red Lion Ilmington CV36 4LX, from 7.30 pm. They’re hoping for a Bal Miniscule as well - there’s a small area available and the landlady’s happy for that to happen. Contact Nigel Dunn nigel@thursdayshop.co.uk
Thu Apr 9 8pm   Sheffield Eurosession  At 🔗Shakespeare's Pub, Gibraltar St, S3 8UB, mainly European. Sometimes has workshops or more organised dances, see eurosession.org.uk/
Thu Apr 9 8:30pm-11pm   Reading Euro Tune Session - The Butler   🔗85-91 Chatham St, RG1 7DS Reading
Mon Apr 13 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford French / White Hart   🔗White Hart, 126 Godstow Rd, Wolvercote OX2 8PQ Come and dance! It's free but please support the pub. (Formerly at the The Port Mahon/Victoria Arms)
Thu Apr 16 8:30pm-11pm   Cardiff Galician Session  The Caerdydd Galician Sessions are a monthly gathering of Galician and non-Galician musicians to play the traditional music of this wonderful nation of the north-west of the Iberian peninsula. 🔗The Albany, 129 Donald Street, Roath, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF24 4TL, Wales www.facebook.com/groups/caerdyddgaliciansession/
Sun Apr 19 8pm   Bristol French Session - tunes & dancing  https://bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/758486847830882/ upstairs  🔗Brewhouse and Kitchen, 31-35 Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JY, UK
Mon Apr 20 8pm-11pm   Stroud Ale House   🔗The Ale House, 9 John St, Stroud GL5 2HA Short walk to rail station, several free car parks nearby. Often a dozen musicians playing some Balfolk tunes, Fair amount of space, excellent beer, log fires. www.facebook.com/The-Five-Valleys-Session-482369518621805/
Wed Apr 29 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford Galician Session   🔗Port Mahon, 82 St. Clement’s St., Oxford OX4 1AW michaelgrr.wordpress.com/
Sun May 3 8pm-11pm   Bath French Session - Tunes & Dancing  bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/123870528542418/ 🔗The Royal Oak, Lower Bristol Rd, Bath BA2 3BW, UK
Mon May 11 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford French / White Hart   🔗White Hart, 126 Godstow Rd, Wolvercote OX2 8PQ Come and dance! It's free but please support the pub. (Formerly at the The Port Mahon/Victoria Arms)
Thu May 14 8pm   Sheffield Eurosession  At 🔗Shakespeare's Pub, Gibraltar St, S3 8UB, mainly European. Sometimes has workshops or more organised dances, see eurosession.org.uk/
Thu May 14 8:30pm-11pm   Reading Euro Tune Session - The Butler   🔗85-91 Chatham St, RG1 7DS Reading
Sun May 17 8pm   Bristol French Session - tunes & dancing  https://bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/758486847830882/ upstairs  🔗Brewhouse and Kitchen, 31-35 Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JY, UK
Wed May 20 8pm-11pm   Stroud Ale House   🔗The Ale House, 9 John St, Stroud GL5 2HA Short walk to rail station, several free car parks nearby. Often a dozen musicians playing some Balfolk tunes, Fair amount of space, excellent beer, log fires. www.facebook.com/The-Five-Valleys-Session-482369518621805/
Thu May 21 8:30pm-11pm   Cardiff Galician Session  The Caerdydd Galician Sessions are a monthly gathering of Galician and non-Galician musicians to play the traditional music of this wonderful nation of the north-west of the Iberian peninsula. 🔗The Albany, 129 Donald Street, Roath, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF24 4TL, Wales www.facebook.com/groups/caerdyddgaliciansession/
Wed May 27 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford Galician Session   🔗Port Mahon, 82 St. Clement’s St., Oxford OX4 1AW michaelgrr.wordpress.com/
Sun Jun 7 8pm-11pm   Bath French Session - Tunes & Dancing  bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/123870528542418/ 🔗The Royal Oak, Lower Bristol Rd, Bath BA2 3BW, UK
Mon Jun 8 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford French / White Hart   🔗White Hart, 126 Godstow Rd, Wolvercote OX2 8PQ Come and dance! It's free but please support the pub. (Formerly at the The Port Mahon/Victoria Arms)
Wed Jun 10 7:30pm-11pm   Ilmington French Session  French music session 2nd Wednesday of the month in 🔗the Red Lion Ilmington CV36 4LX, from 7.30 pm. They’re hoping for a Bal Miniscule as well - there’s a small area available and the landlady’s happy for that to happen. Contact Nigel Dunn nigel@thursdayshop.co.uk
Thu Jun 11 8pm   Sheffield Eurosession  At 🔗Shakespeare's Pub, Gibraltar St, S3 8UB, mainly European. Sometimes has workshops or more organised dances, see eurosession.org.uk/
Thu Jun 11 8:30pm-11pm   Reading Euro Tune Session - The Butler   🔗85-91 Chatham St, RG1 7DS Reading
Thu Jun 18 8:30pm-11pm   Cardiff Galician Session  The Caerdydd Galician Sessions are a monthly gathering of Galician and non-Galician musicians to play the traditional music of this wonderful nation of the north-west of the Iberian peninsula. 🔗The Albany, 129 Donald Street, Roath, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF24 4TL, Wales www.facebook.com/groups/caerdyddgaliciansession/
Sat Jun 20 8pm-11pm   Stroud Ale House   🔗The Ale House, 9 John St, Stroud GL5 2HA Short walk to rail station, several free car parks nearby. Often a dozen musicians playing some Balfolk tunes, Fair amount of space, excellent beer, log fires. www.facebook.com/The-Five-Valleys-Session-482369518621805/
Sun Jun 21 8pm   Bristol French Session - tunes & dancing  https://bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/758486847830882/ upstairs  🔗Brewhouse and Kitchen, 31-35 Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JY, UK
Wed Jun 24 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford Galician Session   🔗Port Mahon, 82 St. Clement’s St., Oxford OX4 1AW michaelgrr.wordpress.com/
Sun Jul 5 8pm-11pm   Bath French Session - Tunes & Dancing  bathfrenchsession.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/123870528542418/ 🔗The Royal Oak, Lower Bristol Rd, Bath BA2 3BW, UK
Thu Jul 9 8pm   Sheffield Eurosession  At 🔗Shakespeare's Pub, Gibraltar St, S3 8UB, mainly European. Sometimes has workshops or more organised dances, see eurosession.org.uk/
Thu Jul 9 8:30pm-11pm   Reading Euro Tune Session - The Butler   🔗85-91 Chatham St, RG1 7DS Reading
Mon Jul 13 8:30pm-11pm   Oxford French / White Hart   🔗White Hart, 126 Godstow Rd, Wolvercote OX2 8PQ Come and dance! It's free but please support the pub. (Formerly at the The Port Mahon/Victoria Arms)
 
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