Black Swan Folk Club

Concert Specials

The Black Swan Folk Club hosts 6-10 concerts a year in the National Centre for Early Music in addition to other folk events promoted by the NCEM itself.
Concerts typically start at 7:30pm (doors open 7pm) with a support act, mini break to change the stage, then 2 spots from the guest with a 20 minute interval with a bottle bar.

The Folk Club also co-promotes occasional folk concerts at The Crescent Community Centre, which is off Blossom Street behind the Everyman (formerly Odeon) Cinema. These are also listed in Yellow on the programme pages. The venue website is

See the programme for the details of all Black Swan concerts at the NCEM (listed in Yellow) and the NCEM website for details of all of their concerts -

Coming soon...

NCEM Concert - Martin Simpson + Chris While & Julie Matthews
Tuesday 26th March 2019
This concert is now SOLDOUT.
Martin Simpson + Chris While & Julie Matthews Photo
NCEM Concert - Peter Knight's Gigspanner
Wednesday 17th April 2019
Peter Knight's Gigspanner Photo
NCEM Concert - The Melrose Quartet
Monday 20th May 2019
The Melrose Quartet Photo
City of York Folk Weekend, Day 1
Friday 31st May 2019