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 - Emily Smith's Songs For Christmas
Tuesday 18th December 2018
Emily Smith's Songs For Christmas Photo
York's Winter Folk Day
Sunday 27th January 2019
NCEM Concert - Phil Beer
Tuesday 12th February 2019
Phil Beer Photo
NCEM Concert - Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle
Tuesday 26th February 2019
Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle Photo