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
Two exciting events appearing on the near horizon!
Bank Holiday Monday May 4th "Folk in the Valley" , The Woodland Centre, Saltburn Valley Gardens, 1pm to 8pm. Tickets available from The Woodland Centre and Book Corner, Station Square Saltburn . Only £3.00 for a full day of music in support of Friends of the Valley.
Friday 8th May 7:45pm our second Original Alternative concert of 2015 featuring The Rachel Hamer Band, an exciting four piece band of very talented musicians, with support from, Son of a Gun - Two distict personalities, two distinct voices, with a large repertoire. Tickets at £7:00 avilable at Club nights (£2.00 discount), Book Corner, online at Wegottickets (70p booking fee applies) or can be ordered for pick up on the door by telephone on 07868 115153.