A special show in the company of Michael McGoldrick, Emma Sweeney and Tim Edey.

Michael McGoldrick is a multi-instrumentalist and composer widely regarded as one of the greatest flute players of all time. Named Musician of the Year at the 2006 BBC Folk Awards, he has recorded four solo albums, played with the likes of Bob Dylan, and is a regular in Mark Knopfler’s band.

Emma Sweeney is a distinguished and experienced live performer who has played alongside a whole raft of fabulous musicians, including, Aled Jones, Nell Brydan, Robbie Williams, Glen Hansard, and The Rails.

Tim Edey is rated by many to be one of the world’s finest ever melodeon and guitar players. He has toured the world and recorded with most of the major names in roots music, including The Chieftains, Christy Moore, Sharon Shannon, and more.

Dates & Times

Last session: Sat 19 Jun 2021 at 8:00 PM - This event has now passed
Derby Hall @ The Met
Tables from £41 / £21 individual seats (prices inc fees)

Tickets are available for socially distanced tables (maximum four people per table).

Smaller parties can purchase individual seats in the balcony. We have removed many of the balcony seats to allow you to sit in socially distanced groups.

Covid Safety at The Met

If you’re ready to come and join us at The Met again here’s some information about what we’re doing, and what you can do, as we safely welcome you back to live events.

Learn about our COVID safety measures


“Jaw-dropping stuff that will engage both musician and layman alike.”

UK Folk Music on Emma Sweeney

“Gorgeous tunes, razor-sharp grooves and sublime playing.”

Sunday Herald on Michael McGoldrick

“plays... to a standard us mere mortals can only dream of. Listen and weep.”

The Living Traditions on Tim Edey

Related events

Music -

Jacob & Drinkwater

Acclaimed folk duo Tobias ben Jacob and Lukas Drinkwater come to The Met with songs from their forthcoming album More Notes From The Field

Music -

Sadie Jemmett solo

Sadie Jemmett's heartbreakingly beautiful songs reflect the remarkable life of this potent original singer-songwriter.

Music -

The Animals and Friends

Rhythm and blues legends The Animals and Friends come to Bury with their farewell tour. Joining them is Maggie Bell, former front-woman of Stone the Crows.