Music and Song Concert, with the Moseley Village Band and the U3A Singers.
19:30 – 22:00 Thurs 14th The Dark Horse, 145 Alcester Rd, B13 8JP
Moseley Village Band www.moseleyvillageband.org.uk brings you lively tunes in the style of the traditional English village bands, as played by country musicians of Thomas Hardy’s time for dancing and for church services – they play them just for fun! The band meets on two Thursdays each month and is open to all players of acoustic instruments.
The U3A Singers have a varied repertoire including songs from the shows. They are always happy to welcome more singers at their rehearsals on Wednesday afternoons. No auditions – you just need to be a member of the University of the Third Age.
Free entrance – more details at
www.tradartsteam.co.uk/calendar.html?a=viewevent&id=928 or phone Pam on 0121 247 3856.
Political Song Session
20:30 Wed 13th Prince of Wales, 118 Alcester Rd, B13 8EE
Bring your songs, raise your voices, let the songs be heard, whether they were written yesterday or hundreds of years ago, let us learn from them and take heart from them. Free entrance – donations welcome. More at www.tradartsteam.co.uk/sing-political.html or phone Graham on 07946 718286
Scratch Club Live presents ……
22:00 Sat 9th The Dark Horse (upstairs), 145 Alcester Rd, B13 8JP
The Granville Sessions, the Mostly Jazz unofficial after party. The Granville Sessions are a live 8 piece Hip-Hop band from London, integrating traditional sample based production with the backing of a live band. One of the most exciting live hip hop bands in the UK!
St Mary’s Choir with guests : ‘Harmony in Diversity’
19:30 Sat 9th St Mary’s Church, B13 8HW.
Harmony in Diversity. St Mary’s Choirs with guests Ashaaq al Rasul (Muslim Band).
Enjoy a variety of choral and percussion music from across the traditions. Inspiring!
Summer Festival at the Highbury
14:00 – midnight. Saturday 9th
The Highbury Pub, Dads Lane, B13 8PQ
Music including acoustic acts during the day and The Rain modband in the evening. A beer tent with a selection of cask ales, BBQ in addition to the usual full menu.
Bouncy Castle, trampoline, face painting. Stalls.