During this time of uncertainty, we don't know when events will be up and running again, and this list of events is based on current information. We suggest you contact the event organisers for confirmation.


Events organised by HarmonicaUK in 2020

TO BE CONFIRMED October 9th - 11th  Birmingham UK Harmonica Festival 2020  - Hillscourt, Rednal, Birmingham, UK.

 A non-stop weekend all about the harmonica! It has everything - workshops, jams, competitions, an auction and an international star-studded concert. More details about the artists soon...

Other events in 2020

Rearranged for November 7th - Next Level Blues Harmonica Workshop with Lee Sankey and George Reijnders (Dieman, Netherlands). A special one day blues harmonica workshop that will give you techniques and ideas to make a material difference to your playing standard. Workshops for all abilities.

August 3rd to 8th (Check with event organisers) - Blues Week: Blues Harmonica and Slide Guitar at Hartpury College, Gloucester. Contact eddie@eddiemartin.com for more info.


Listing of upcoming harmonica gigs in the UK

The list of gigs is updated weekly (Check with organisers). If you know of any other upcoming harmonica gigs in the UK, then please let us know by email: giglist@harmonica.co.uk. 


 Regular Events - please get in touch if you'd like your event added.

Wallasey, Merseyside (Suspended) Blues harp Wirral (BHW) -  an opportunity for harmonica players to meet up. Players of all abilities (including beginners) are welcome. Usually the last Sunday of the month - check the BHW website for the next session.

Hove, East Sussex  Harp surgery (Check with event organiser) - monthly harmonica workshops for beginners and intermediates. Call in every 3rd or 4th Wednesday of the month for your musical checkup with the Good Doctor, Richard Taylor!

Whitchurch, Cardiff  (Check with event organiser) Cardiff Harmonica Sessions, 7.30 pm - 9.00 pm Wednesday nights, Whitchurch rugby, sports and social club, Samuel's Crescent, Whitchurch, Cardiff CF14 2TH. For intermediate harmonica players who play folk, Country Blues, Pop and other styles. There is jamming and tuition (using harp tabs). Accompanying instrument are welcome for the jamming, just as long as you play harmonica too! Sessions are grouped into consecutive five week chunks - contact Aidan Sheehan via Facebook for more info.

Reading, Berkshire (Check with event organiser)  The Reading Harmonica Group meets on the last Sunday of the month at The Great Expectations, 33 London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS. 7.30pm start. Contact Neil Warren via Facebook or email giglist@harmonica.co.uk for more information.