We are delighted to announce Tickets Now on Sale for November 7th 2015 banjo celebration event. This will be our 9th consecutive year of celebrations here in the UK with The Deering Banjo Company.
Join us this year for a very special occasion to celebrate here in the UK, the 40th Anniversary of the Deering Banjo Company. Greg, Janet and Jamie Deering will be here with us and by popular demand, the event will also feature the world renowned Kruger Brothers.
This very special celebration day will be packed with fabulous music, jam sessions, on-stage performances and demonstrations topped off with an evening concert from our good friends and world class musicians ‘The Kruger Brothers’.
Ireland’s JigJam Traditional Irish / Bluegrass fusion band featuring ace musicians Jamie McKeogh – Tenor Banjo, Guitar and Vocals, Daithi Melia 5-String Banjo, Guitar, Vocals and Cathal Guinan on Double Bass and Fiddle will be here to perform for us in the afternoon and also support the Kruger Brothers in the evening concert
Our Eagle Music stall at the event will offer you the opportunity to browse what will be as always the largest selection of Deering Banjos ever to be displayed for public viewing in the world!
We are putting together the final arrangements for the event but here is what is confirmed so far…
- Special guests, Greg, Janet and Jamie Deering will hold an on stage discussion about their awesome ‘40 Years of Making Banjos’.
- This will be an opportunity for you to personally meet The Deering familyGreg Deering will be available throughout the day to personally check out and adjust your banjo.It will and also be a friendly where you can meet The Kruger Brothers, great icons in the banjo and American music world: Jens Kruger – Banjo, Uwe Kruger Guitar and Joel Landsberg – Bass.
- On-stage afternoon performances from the amazing JigJam
- On-stage afternoon performances from the exceptionally talented strings man Nick Mann on both the 5-string Calico Banjo and the recently introduced Deering Goodtime Banjo Ukulele
- Joe Mac of the ‘The Old Grey Dogs’ will be leading the picking sessions
- Eagle Music Trade Stand with lots of ’40th Anniversary’ special offers
- North Light Cafe offering a wide range of food and refreshments throughout the day
- Eagle Music Raffle with great 40th Anniversary Prizes
- Complimentary tea/coffee 10.30am – 11.30am.
We look forward to seeing you there,
With best wishes from
Steve, Rachel and the Eagle Music Team
The North Light Gallery
Ticket Details for The 40th Deering Anniversary Event 2015
Tickets can be purchased as follows
• At Eagle Music Shop, call +44 (0)1484 661460
• At www.eaglemusicshop.com Please Follow This Link
• Or send a cheque or PO to Eagle Music Shop
If you have paid for a ticket online, simply give your name at the door
on the day. Your numbered ticket will be checked on the list and you
will be given your ticket for the event.
• Daytime Only – 10.30am until 6.00pm – £22.00
• Evening Only – Doors Open 7.00pm until Close ‘The Krüger Brothers in Concert’ – £38.00 – support band JigJam
• Full Day and ‘Kruger Brothers Concert Ticket’ – 10.30am until Close – £50.00
Full Timetable for the event – to be announced