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Thursdays at the Sculthorpe

An intimate, 50 seat concert venue showcasing musicians one Thursday every month.

Northumberland County Homegrown Band

Come and hear this quartet of local musicians featuring Alan Black, Ted Staunton, Kim Doolittle and Saskia Tomkins.

ALAN BLACKClub-goers in Peterborough know that they’re in for some great music if Alan Black is in the house.  For years he’s been the backbeat of the best blues, R&B and rock bands in this hip university town, notably Jackson Delta, Buzz Thompson, and Max Mouse and the Gorillas.  Alan wows audiences with his ability to play drums and harmonica simultaneously and soulfully.  Fans appreciate his heartfelt singing and songwriting and know that he has appeared at every major Canadian festival, been nominated for two Junos, and toured Scandinavia and the UK with the likes of Tracy Nelson and Mose Scarlett. more…

TED STAUNTON — Musician/Singer/Songwriter Ted Staunton fronts the Ganaraska Sheiks and The Maple Leaf Champions Jug Band he’s played with some of Canada’s best roots musicians in venues across the country.  He also has been known to write award winning books for kids.

KIM DOOLITTLE — Well-known in Port Hope and far beyond, Kim has shared the stage with many famous and infamous people from Jeff Healey to Serena Ryder and Rita MacNeil, and worn many musical hats, finally making herself at home with a sound married in roots blues, folk and a hint of alternative country. When you ask her what kind of music she plays, she simply says, “Kim Doolittle Music”, thus leading to the formation of Doo-A-Little Music a decade ago. Competing in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis Tennessee January 2020 through Loyal Blues Fellowship with my guitar player Rob Quail. 260 acts chosen World Wide. Duo Category. more…

SASKIA TOMKINS — Says Saskia, “I love music – if its good, then its good whatever style or genre it fits or doesn’t. — I play whatever — classically trained with a folk background and a jazz degree. I can read well, improvise in most styles and be a chameleon or an individual, whatever is required. I am current All Britain Champion for Irish music. I teach privately and do workshops, gig a lot and call dances at ceilidhs and barndances. I also home-school three little people.” more…

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TICKET PRICE INCLUDES HST AND HANDLING FEE

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