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New Heeley Voice – December 2013 – Issue 59

December 17, 2013 by

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Here is the December 2013 issue of the New Heeley Voice, bringing interesting news of people and projects nearby… There’s been progress at Sum Studios, with work starting on the remaining 2 derelict buildings, Recycle Bikes have launched a new DIY ‘Bike Kitchen’ in Attercliffe and the Sheffield Antiques Quarter kick off their crowd funding campaign to put the Quarter well […]

Tcha Limbergers Kalotaszeg Trio (+ support by Richard Masters) @ Heeley Institute – Sun 24th November – 8pm onwards

November 21, 2013 by

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On Sunday, November 24th one of the finest multi-instrumentalists in the world will be at the Heeley Institute as part of the Big Boulder Rolls on. Born in Belgium to a long line of Romani musicians, Tcha Limberger was playing guitar at the age of six and giving solo concerts by the time he was eight; […]

4Square (+ support from Moore Moss Rutter) @ Heeley Institute – Sat 23rd November – 8pm onwards

November 21, 2013 by

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Contemporary folk quartet 4Square will be appearing at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, November 23rd as part of the Big Boulder Rolls On. Formed outside Rochdale in 2006, 4Square put themselves on the wider contemporary folk map with a now legendary performance at the Cropredy Convention in 2009, which resulted in the band selling out their debut album […]

The Old Dance School ( + Sieben) @ The Heeley Institute – 11 Nov 2013 – 8pm onwards

November 1, 2013 by

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Contemporary folk septet The Old Dance School will be filling the Heeley Institute with their lush cinematic soundscapes on Monday, November 11th.The band have released three studio albums and toured the world since forming in Birmingham back in 2006, and will be supported on the night by the the mighty Sieben, a project devised by […]

Sci-Fi Folk @ the Heeley Institute – Maia – Sat 12th October – 8pm

October 4, 2013 by

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Alternative acoustic act Maia will be performing at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, October 12th as part of a winter tour also passing through Whitby, Cornwall and Camden. Tom Clegg, Joe Haig, Simon Robinson and Will Fletcher have been burning bright in the Pleiades open star cluster ever since harnessing vocals, guitars, pianos, trumpets, ukuleles […]

FREE Folk Night @ The Heeley Institute – 4th Oct 2013 – 8pm onwards

October 2, 2013 by

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The Heeley Institute Folk Club encourages all types of music from people of all ages and ethnic background. This FREE event will also feature performances from several local singers and musicians. Please do come along and lend your support either as audience members or performers. All levels of ability are encouraged. Everyone will be made […]

Heritage Open Day in Heeley – September 14th 2013, 11-4pm

September 11, 2013 by

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Heritage Open Days is an annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture. Every year on four days in September, buildings of every age, style and function throw open their doors and offer free access to places that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission. It is a once-a-year chance to […]

Sing Like A Bloke Workshop – for Blokes Of All Genders @ Heeley Institute 02/09/13

August 1, 2013 by

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A singing workshop like no other! Open to all ages and abilities, a unique opportunity to experience the fun, silliness and harmonies of one of the best choirmasters EVER, Stephen Taberner, of Australian singing sensations, The Spooky Men. Ahead of their Penistone concert on the 3rd September, Stephen and a couple of Spooky Men will be delighting […]

I DON’T FEEL AT HOME IN THIS WORLD ANYMORE: FILM/STORIES FROM THE MISSISSIPPI & ALAN LOMAX ARCHIVES

July 17, 2013 by

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@ The Heeley Institute, Tuesday 23rd July, doors 7.40pm Start 8.00pm European Tour, Summer 2013 – dates in Geneva, Berlin, Paris, Brussels, ATP (Camber Sands), Rome, Amsterdam, Madrid, London and Sheffield. Watch the tour trailer: http://vimeo.com/63266123 The first label tour from the phenomenon that is Mississippi Records, featuring staggering and fascinating footage of musicians shot […]

A vibrant Heeley Festival brings community together

June 28, 2013 by

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  On Saturday, June 22nd , the Heeley community came together in spectacular fashion for the 2013 Heeley festival, with over 5,000 people enjoying the vibrancy and creativity of the largest event in the community calendar. The festival was organised by the Heeley Development Trust (HDT), with voluntary support provided by local members of the Crowded […]

Big Tent and The Gypsy Lantern @ The Heeley Institute, Saturday 29th June

June 21, 2013 by

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Get yourself introduced to this young band from Birmingham who have just released their first album. There are lots of strong harmonies, driving guitars, some interesting arrangements courtesy of the layers of strings, percussion and trumpet and some very, very good songs. Vocal harmonies with hints of retro West Coast, a touch of XTC, and […]

Unique Music Experience Coming To The Heeley Institute – Saturday 8th June – 8pm onwards

June 3, 2013 by

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With  influences such as Sergio Mendes,   Pink Martini , Boulevard of Broken Dreams and Nouvelle vague, fabulous 12 –piece World Music Cabaret Ensemble Orchestre Ruffanti are an ever-so-slightly kitsch treasure trove of  retro glamour and charity shop audio exotica . The band will be bringing a  unique dash of glamour and exotica to The Heeley Institute on […]

Magic Lantern Film Club @ Heeley Institute – 27th April 2013

April 3, 2013 by

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Magic Lantern Film Club is back at the Heeley Institute with a screening of Luis Buñuel’s 1961 masterpiece Viridiana on Saturday 27 April 2013. Viridiana was extremely controversial at the time and was banned by Franco in Spain but won the Palm D’Or at Cannes. Entry to the matinee screening includes a Spanish buffet after […]

FREE Enterprise Event @ Heeley Institute, Thurs 21st March 11-2.30pm

March 20, 2013 by

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Have you got a skill or talent? Maybe you are great at cooking or sewing? Or can fix computers or mobile phones? Or maybe you have a great idea for a business but aren’t sure how to get started? Maybe you have recently been made redundant but have lots of skills that you’re no longer […]