Ian Bartholomew regularly entertains audiences at Saltburn FC with his own songs and excellent arrangement of covers from a wide range of musical genres. Ian loved listening to music from an early age but didn't pick up a guitar until his mid-twenties. His finger picking guitar style leans towards Country/Blues with a contemporary style. He has played solo and alongside other musicians in duos and trios. He is currently performing with Peg Powler. His major influences being (guitar) Bert Jansch, Mance Lipscomb, (songs)Bob Dylan, Lou Reed , Sara Vaughan and Sarah Dennis.
"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