FOLK SESSION – Howard Arms -
In spite of cold rain and a windy night, we had a good turnout on 20th November. A particular welcome to Gerda and Sherry, joining us for the first time.
With the Armistice-
The First World War was well-
We also looked back to older conflicts. Gerda took us back to the Napoleonic wars with Bonny Light Horseman, as did Adrian with The Death of Nelson. Alan reminded us of the military disaster at Balaclava with The Charge of the Light Brigade. Ruth sang in praise of The Minstrel Boy (19th Century) and Gerda’s Bold Privateer had a very 18th Century swagger.
But some lighter-
We next meet on Tuesday 18th December at 8.30pm. The theme will be ‘open’ -