Category Archives: Three Pressed Men

Posts concerning the folk-song band

Folk Weekend Oxford 2021 – Live on-line!

FWO21 is going ahead on April 16th-18th, despite the pandemic. As in 2020, the festival will be live on-line, only this year they’ve had rather more time to plan. Catch us at 10am on Sunday Morning.

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25th Anniversary

Three Pressed Men was formed in 1995. Our first gig was on Fri 4th August at The Coach & Horses, East Challow (now sadly closed). We’ve played a few gigs every year since then¬† – until 2020! The difficulties and … Continue reading

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Concert in Bournemouth, 16th Nov 2019

Ah, the joys of an English seaside town out of season. No tourists to spoil the beaches and jam up the roads. The best time of year to visit. Once again we are the guests of the Bournemouth Bach Choir.

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John Kirkpatrick at Cholsey Pavilion

Sat 26th Oct 2019 [Post updated Thu 24th Oct] Cholsey Concerts are heartily disappointed to tell you that John Kirkpatrick is unwell and cannot appear on Saturday 26th Oct. However, the organisers will press ahead with the concert. Three Pressed … Continue reading

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Miserden Folk Club, Wed 12th June 2019

An evening of music and song in the convivial surroundings of the The Carpenters Arms in rural Gloucestershire. Admission is free and if you book in advance you can enjoy steak, chips and peas for a tenner!

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St Mary’s Church, Ispden, Sun 22nd Sept 2019

We’re delighted to be invited back for another appearance at St Mary’s monthly¬† “Afternoon Tea Recitals”. As the name suggests, tea is served afterwards. There’s only a limited number of seats in the side-chapel, but we found last time that … Continue reading

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As I Walked Out One May Morning

Saturday 18th May 2019. A joint concert with Oxford University Press Choir, conductor Malcolm Pearce. Billed as “a tribute to Cecil Sharp and the English folk song revival,”

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Folk Weekend: Oxford, 20th-22nd April 2018

UPDATE 31st Jan 2018: We’ve just seen the draft programme. Looks like we’ve got 2 spots on Saturday 21st. Details are still fluid at the moment, but we’re expecting 45 minute sets in a couple of acoustic venues around the … Continue reading

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Holywell Music & Folk, Sat 8th Dec 2018

IMPORTANT UPDATE (1st Nov) – New Venue – The Friends’ Meeting Room at the Oxford Quaker Centre. There’s a new series of folk concerts being promoted at The Holywell Music Room under the banner Holywell Music & Folk. The act … Continue reading

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Music At The Unicorn, Abingdon, Thu 8th March 2018

The last time we played in the delightful Unicorn Theatre in Abingdon it was as the support act. This time, we are one half of a double-bill of Oxfordshire acts, alongside The Moonrakers.

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