British Bluegrass Music Association - South East Area

The BBMA promotes bluegrass music in Britain, and provides services and a quarterly magazine for members. Bluegrass music is great to listen to and to dance to - there are many excellent and entertaining bands in the south east area, available for concerts, music clubs, radio, TV, and also private parties, weddings and corporate functions. Call or email Rick (see conatc details below) if you'd like a list of bands or to talk about possibilities.

Rick Townend is the Area Representative of the BBMA for this area - Kent, the Sussexes, Surrey and London.

He is available to give BBMA members advice about:

contacting other players and fans
purchasing and repairing instruments etc. (see also list of links)
learning to play (or dance - Appalachan clogging)
finding out what's on (see also the sessions and events pages on this site)

He will also be delighted to assist anyone wishing to put on a bluegrass event:

finding artistes [see list of bands] [see list of solo artistes]
publicity
general advice

He will also be pleased to talk to the Media about bluegrass and old-time music - locally and internationally.

Contact Rick at: St Julians, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0RX
Tel: 01732 458261
Email: richard@ stjulians.co.uk [NB please remove the space in this email address before using - it is only there to try and prevent 'spam']

To find out about becoming a BBMA member see the national web site: http://www.britishbluegrass.co.uk

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