The Poppy Folk Club. The Poppy and Pint, Pierrepont Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham. NG2 5DX. Poppy Logo. Pint pot logo.
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Cupola
Sunday 15th May 2011
The Poppy and Pint, Pierrepont Road,
Lady Bay, West Bridgford, Nottingham.


We had a terrific opening night at the Poppy on May 15th thanks to a sell-out concert by our special guests, Cupola, who performed two excellent sets of music and songs from Britain and Europe. Doug Eunson, Sarah Matthews and Oli Matthews played a lovely mix of traditional, contemporary and self-written tunes on melodeons, hurdy-gurdy, fiddle, clarinet and soprano saxophone – a wonderful range of material and talents! Sarah’s performance of Dave Sudbury’s ‘King of Rome’ was spellbinding.
The band stayed around for, and contributed to, our third ‘half’: a very pleasant once-around-the-room session of songs and tunes from the floor.
A great start for the club!