Share an intimate evening with the legendary Fairport Convention, who have recently celebrated 45 years at the forefront of English Folk Rock. At the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Fairport were presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award, whilst Liege and Lief was voted the most influential album of all time.

This event is included in the Big Whistle Festival Weekend Ticket

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Last session: Thu 22 May 2014 at 8:00 PM - This event has now passed
Derby Hall

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