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RadhaRaman Folk Festival

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Leeds Bangladeshi Centre, Moortown Methodist Church, Reginald Centre, Otley Chevin

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One of the significant world-art events of the city' - Yorkshire Evening Post



The grand annual, free for all, festival of folk music is returning to Leeds for eighth year on 31 August, 1 & 2 Sepetember 2018 featuring whole-day and whole night performances by Bengali, non-Bengali folk performers along with the combination of folk & classical, folk music of different cultural traditions, profound panel discussion.


The festival features the best folk performers of Britain along with a few celebrated performers from Bangladesh.




Immerse yourself in the mystery of the lyrical landscapes of the North through the haunting melody of Bengali folk music and glowing folk dance in exciting venues that include at the top of the hill of the Otley Chevin Forest.




Enjoy and adventurise your monotonous day-to-day life with a network of art and music loving people around the country in all-day and all-night long performances by the best of Britain.

31 August at 7pm in Moortown Methodist Church (19 Alderton Rise, Leeds LS17 5LH) till 2am.

1 September at 12.30 noon in Reginald Centre (263 Chapeltown Rd, Leeds LS7 3EX) till 3.30pm

1 September at 5pm in Otley Chevin (music with barbacue) in the open forest till 7pm

1 September at 8pm in Moortown Methodist Church (19 Alderton Rise, Leeds LS17 5LH) till 2am.

2 September at 12.30pm in Bangladeshi Community Centre ( Roundhay Road, Leeds LS8 5AN) till 5pm


Editorial in the Yorkshire Evening Post on the festival:


https://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/ancient-bengali-music-at-free-festival-in-leeds-1-8578667




http://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/your-leeds/harehills-folk-festival-sashays-into-fifth-year-1-7602952




Editorial in Telebraph and Argus, Bradford:




http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/15440216.Three_day_Bengali_folk_music_and_dance_festival_to_be_held/




The content and the itinerary of this three-day festival will be published soon.


For any relevant info, please contact 07828190551


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