Monthly Archives: November 2015

Banjo Nine ‘Deering 40th Anniversary Event’ Raffle Draw

Many congratulations to our lucky raffle winners on Saturday night of the Tanglewood Crossroads Guitar and the Eastman MD305 mandolin. The Mainland All Solid Mahogany Tenor Ukulele is yet to be claimed, the winning ticket number is GREEN 173. If you are the lucky owmer of this ticket please get in touch with us to claim your prize. You have until Friday 27th November to claim your ukulele, after which we will offer the uke as a prize on our Facebook. A huge thank you again to our raffle sponsors- Tanglewood Guitars, Mainland Ukuleles and Eastman Instruments.

Itinerary for the 2015 Banjo Event on Sat 7th November, Eagle Music, Huddersfield

The Banjo Event of the year is almost upon us! For those of you lucky enough to have grabbed yourself a ticket to our fantastic yearly banjo event, here is the itinerary for the 2015 Banjo Event on Sat 7th November, Huddersfield.


9.30-11.30am Complimentary Tea and Coffee from North Light Café (Café open 9.30-7.00pm)
10.30am Doors Open to the Deering 40th Anniversary Event
All Day  Visit the Eagle Music Stand with very special discounts and prices
11.30-12.00pm Nick Mann on the new Deering Ukulele Banjo – On Stage Performance
12.00-1.00pm Pat Kelleher – Long Neck Banjo Workshop – Ticket Only
1.30-2.00pm Our guests Greg, Janet and Jamie Deering will hold an on stage discussion about their awesome ‘40 Years of Making Banjos’.
2.00pm The Kruger Brothers – On Stage ‘Performance Workshop’
3.00pm Group Performance with The Kruger Brothers of ‘Oh Susanna’
4.00pm  JigJam – On Stage Performance
5.00-6.00pm Bill Forster – Bluegrass Banjo Workshop – Ticket Only
6.00pm   Doors to Main Event Room Close
6.00-7.00pm   Joe Mac and The Old Grey Dogs – Jam session in the Café area
Evening Concert  
7.00pm   Doors Re-Open for the Evening Event
7.30pm    JigJam – On Stage Performance
8.30pm   Interval and Raffle Draw
9.00pm  The Kruger Brothers in Concert
10.30pm  Finish and Huge Applause 🙂
11.00pm  Doors Close