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...

The Paperboys
Sunday 5th April 2020
This concert has been CANCELLED.
ELIZA CARTHY Restitute Live at the Crescent Club new date 24 Jan 2021
Friday 10th April 2020
This concert has been POSTPONED.
NCEM Concert - Sean Lakeman and Kathryn Roberts new date 17 November 2020
Wednesday 22nd April 2020
This concert has been POSTPONED.
GRACE PETRIE at The Crescent Club YORK YO24 1AW new date 3 Nov 2020
Monday 18th May 2020
This concert has been POSTPONED.