Who we are and what we play

We are a group of muscians who meet to play traditional and contemporary folk music from around the world. The instruments we play include guitars, mandolins, bouzouki, fiddles, accordians, melodians, concertinas, recorders, flutes, whistles, bodhrans and cellos.

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United Folk Orchestra


Following a successful inaugural concert at the Tenterden Folk Festival  in 2014, Sussex Folk Orchestra now regularly play alongside the Yardarm Folk Orchestra as the United Folk Orchestra.     Our 2017 UFO concert dates are:

Saturday 10th June, Shoreham Methodist Church, Brunswick Road, Shoreham-by-Sea,
BN43 5WB: 2.30pm (Free Entrance – Retiring collection)

Saturday 29th July, Benfleet Methodist Church, 2:30pm (proceeds from this concert will go to the church and to the charity Barrow Farm Riding for the Disabled)

Saturday 8th October, Tenterden Folk Festival (afternoon – further details to follow)


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