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Music @ ACW

Arts Centre Washington has a thriving live music programme:

Saturday night's we play host to the award winning Davy Lamp Folk Club,

Some of the regions most exciting new bands take to the stage at Hothouse

Add to this our Recording Studio, Rehearsal Rooms, and participatory activities such as Beat It (drum circle for 8 - 12 year olds) summer schools and our community choir all help make Arts Centre Washington a hub for musicians in the region.

What's On:

Cozyjo’s Christmas Cracker

17 December 2016

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COZYJO (City of Sunderland Youth Jazz Orchestra) and friends present and evening of Christmas classics to really get you into the festive spirit.  Please join us and support some of the most talented young musicians in the city.

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Jingle All The Way

21 December 2016

A Christmas Sing-a-long with Arts Centre Washington’s Community Choirs
It's the most wonderful time of the year!  Our fabulous Community Choirs will be singing some of their favourite Christmas songs and Carols and inviting you to join in too, as well as performing some of their other repertoire.   

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Blue Diamond - News Years Eve Party

31 December 2016

The Courtyard Bar welcome back Blue Diamond for their New Year’s Eve Party after the success of last years event!
Blue Diamond play a mix and wide range of predominantly 70’s based rock music – with powerful three part harmonies - acoustic & electric interpretations of rock classics, including Steely Dan, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Wishbone Ash, Neil Young, Jethro Tull, Pink Floyd.

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New Year’s Eve Monster Ceilidh Bash

31 December 2016

Celebrate New Year’s Eve is style at Arts Centre Washington and enjoy a night of dancing and great food and drink. 
Get on your feet and join in the fun at our wonderful Ceilidh. Don’t worry if you don’t know the dances as a “Caller” will lead you through all of them. 

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The Davy Lamp Folk Club present...

The Doonan Family Band

09 January 2017

Our annual bash with those wonderful nutters from Hebburn!  We couldn't think of any other way to start off the New Year.
Superb music, fantastic songs, wonderful Irish dancing and great crack!

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The Davy Lamp Folk Club present...

Steve Tilston

04 February 2017

Steve is a BBC Award winner and  one of this country’s greatest song-writers with many of his songs considered modern folk-song classics. He’s also a magnificent guitarist and he can sing too!

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10CCLO

11 February 2017

Remember these? Dreadlock Holiday, Mr Blue Sky, I'm Mandy Fly Me, Evil Woman, The
Things We Do for Love, Wild West Hero, Life is a Minestrone, Art for Art’s Sake, Turn To Stone, I’m Not In Love... A few amongst many of the massive hits that make up the timeless repertoire of10CC and The Electric Light Orchestra.

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