8th June 2021
Simon started off the evening and performed 3 songs….’It Never Rains in Southern California’ and another song called ‘Soft Spot’ and lastly an amusing song about Kim Jong Un called ‘Rocket Man’…..it became apparent that the 3 songs per person would have to be reduced to 2 songs as so many performers came forward.
Next up was Heather Curry who performed 2 of her own songs ‘Glory Can Wait’ and ‘ Lady By the Shore’
Chris Martin was next up with to of his compositions ‘Cry’ and ‘Home’
Jane Ingles was next and sang ‘Both Sides Now’ and ‘Autumn Leaves’
Jane was followed by Steph Innes who sang a song called ‘Rye Bells’ and another about divorcing someone at the right time of year….’The Right Time Of Year’
Helen sang unaccompanied and the songs she sang were ‘In The Morning’ and ‘Dock of The Bay’
Clive Woodman was up next and sang ‘On the Road Again’ and ‘Gambling Man’
Lance (that’s me) was next and sang ‘Hungry Caterpillar’ and ‘Sadie The Flatulent Horse’
Derek managed get the crowd singing with his choice of songs “Things We Used To Do’ and ‘Hey Baby’
Chris Shepherd followed Derek and sang ‘Joy Of My Life’ and ‘Wagon Wheel’
Geoff Robb followed with 2 self composed instrumental pieces on the theme of Trees…..He performed ‘The Cherry’ and ’The Willow’.
Terry Lees and Natasha Norodian were next up and performed 2 traditional songs ‘Bushes and Briars’ and ‘Canadio’
Jason Loughran and Lisa Jackson were up next and performed ‘Lifeline’ a song written by Jason’s father and ‘Cotton fields’
Manus McDaid and Helga were up next to perform’Masquerade’, a Leon Russell song, and his own composition ’Tone Poem’
‘Keith Willson sang 2 of his own songs ’Too Sad To Sing The Blues’ and Don’t Let Anybody Ever Let You Down’
Lastly, Chris Shepherd returned with Emma Furlong to perform 2 songs ’Sweet Child Of Mine’ and ‘What’s going on’
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