Drakes Progress are a four piece group who comprise of Dave Gartland, Elizabeth Mummery, Mike Fowler and Dave Fishpool. The group play a wide range of stringed and woodwind instruments to accompany the vocals on their songs. Their songs are from a broad range of traditional and contemporary folk music. Dave & Elizabeth moved up to the area 18 months ago and have have been performing at Saltburn Folk Club as a duo, and have recently teamed up with Mike and Dave to perform as Drakes Progress.
"There's no music that ain't played by folks"
All are welcome to The Saltburn Folk Club, we meet upstairs in The Marine Hotel, 43 Marine Parade, Saltburn by the Sea, North Yorkshire, TS12 1DZ every Monday (except bank holidays) 8.00 -11.00pm
Latest Club News
Our first concert of 2015 will be held on Friday 27 February at Saltburn Golf Club featuring the brilliant Steve Dagleish supported by Doc Noir. Tickets will be £7:00 and can be purchased from Book Corner, Station Square, Saltburn or on the door. They are also available from Wegottickets.com
We will supporting a number of community groups with special events during the year. The first being in support of Friends of the Valley with a festival called 'Folk in the Valley' which will take place in the Woodland Centre gardens between 1pm and 8pm on Bank Holiday Monday the 4th of May.
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