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Bees a-Swarmen!

3 September 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


North Dorset Beekeepers Associa1on
Bees a -Swarmen!
Traditonal Music and Song
With Tim Laycock and Colin Thompson
A country garland of dance tunes and folksongs collected in Dorset, played on fiddle, viola, guitar, concer&na and melodeon. Readings from William Barnes, Thomas Hardy and other Dorset writers
All proceeds to the North Dorset Honeybee Centre.
Tim Laycock and Colin Thompson are both renowned performers of Dorset tradi&onal music. Drawing on their extensive repertoire, they present an informal evening of folksongs collected in Dorset by Henry and Robert Hammond, dance tunes from the Hardy collec&on and Benjamin Rose of Belchalwell. Interspersed with readings and local poetry, the evening is a celebra&on of country life and the natural history of the county.
The concert is to raise money towards the building and equipping of the North Dorset Honeybee Centre at Holloway Farm, Shillingstone.


3 September 2022
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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