Andrew Clermont's Supper Club
18 - 25 Jan - North Tamworth Bowling Club
Presented by ANDREW CLERMONT
Andrew Clermont's Supper Club turns 22 featuring the recent 120 page Photobook Almanac of it’s years revealing from intimate pin drop moments to 18 piece orchestras whirling out music from many backgrounds from traditional country & old time and Bluegrass through to epic Dan Fogelberg/ swing from Texas to Tarcutta, or immense collaborations from modern to Psychedelia! Plus amazing originals. Then there are all the genres & country(s) music to soar through - Scandinavian to Bulgarian, Irish & Scottish to Applachian & Blues let alone the very fun improvisation.
Next January we welcome special return of Totally Gourdgeous – an absolute favourite of The Supper Club – over 20 years the original line up - Clermont with legend Penelope Swales (who also made the surprising Gourd Instruments), Mal Webb with Kylie Morrigan (back from Glastonbury Festival), Carl Pannuzzo (stunning vocals), Quentin Eyers - session Bass, Piano, Guitar, Mandolinist (SA) who toured much of a decade with Clermont around the world. Garry Steel Piano & Accordian to the Stars! (SYD) who together with his more rustic brother Kirk have wowed us over & over at the Nights of Piano. The Grubby Urchins - Banjo and Ukulele plus astonishing Piano & Vocals. Pete Fidler – Dobro (Slide) Maestro plus the occasional step into Psychedelia! String Loaded Family Band (NSW) Scottish to Bluegrass fiddle heaven & golden string section. Jude Iddison fiddler with Clermont for years in WA and our Gloden Fiddle Award Shows. Brookie & Daniel Gillett - Tamworth's own Voice & Singing stars of the Theatre (Wicked – just recently) and long time Supper Club devotees – plus Bass Clarinet to Harp Ukulele ! Rob Long (formerly in The Lawnmowers with Clermont) - Guitar Champ to drums ! (NSW) The Legend Mick Conway joins Rob on Sunday's Ukulele Night. Star Leslie Avril showing her unique piano world! (Sun 6pm) VIC. Bluegrass feature with Old-time Fiddler David Hoffman with centuries of family fiddling behind him (NY,USA) and Jenny Lester dropping in from BC Canada.
But there are endless surprises all week!
As usual the 6pm shows are a Mix-of-All-the-Nights - Saturday through till Thursday
(No Friday 6pm Show but) the tradition of a Huge Bluegrass feature 6pm Sat 25th leading into our Grand Finale at 9pm
And the host of Feature shows at 9pm (doesn’t mean “only” those instruments ofcourse – just more of them!!):
Sat - Hot Fiddle Night
Sun - Ukulele Night - led by Mick Conway
Mon - Banjo & Oldtime
Tue - Girls Night - ah so many - always amazing
Wed - Guitar Night - Rob Long, Andrew Clermont, Quentin Eyers (SA), Anthony Walmsley &..
Thu - Piano Night from Goldheist to Garry Steel , The Grubby Urchins and much further!
Fri – Totally Gourdgeous through to Psychadelia Night!
Sat - Grand Finale