Award-winning folk musician Eliza Carthy will perform at Sowerby Bridge

Daughter of iconic folk musicians Martin Carthy, one of the club’s previous guests, and Norma Waterson, Eliza will perform a rare, acoustic solo concert at Hollins Mill Lane on October 26.

She became the first traditional English folk musician to be nominated for a BBC Radio 3 Award for World Music and has also won awards at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, as well as being nominated for British Album of the Year at the Mercury Music Prize Awards. .

A powerful singer, violinist and arranger of traditional and original songs, Eliza has collaborated with stars such as Paul Weller, Joan Baez and Jools Holland, as well as touring with Waterson/Carthy, The Gift Band & The Restitution.

Folk musician Eliza Carthy will perform at Hollins Mill later this month

She was appointed President of the English Folk Dance & Song Society in 2021 after serving as Vice President since 2008.

The show takes place on Wednesday, October 26 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Tickets are priced at £9 and there will be support from residents and Ryburn 3 Step regulars.

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