LEEDS WAITS EVENTS

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Since 1983, The Leeds Waits have performed at many events and historic venues.

In 2018 we gave twenty-six performances including concerts, lecture/recitals, musically illustrated lectures, incidental music for dramatic performances, Christmas entertainments, historical re-enactments and radio broadcasts. :

Our 2019 events appear here:

8 February "The King of Scotland born in Leeds", for the Sociable History Club, City Museum, Leeds
14 April Performance at NEEMF Playing Day, Temple Newsam House, Leeds, daytime
6 May May Day music and dance, Oakwell Hall, Batley, afternoon
26 May Music for local history fair, Retford, daytime
15-16 June Music for the Queen's Regiment at Milton Keynes History Festival, daytime
23 June "The Private Life of King Henry vii", Wakefield Chantry Chapel, 2.30
29 June Music for the White Rose 17th Century Ball, Clayhouse, Greetland, evening
30 June "The Private Life of King Henry vii", International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, evening
7 July Music for the White Rose 17th Century dance display, Temple Newsam House, Leeds, afternoon
7 July Music for the White Rose 17th Century dance display, Temple Newsam House, Leeds, afternoon
13-14 July Music for the History Day at Selby Abbey, daytime
31 July Music for the Queen's Regiment at Bolsover Castle, daytime
3-4 August Music for the Trayned Bandes at Skipton Castle, daytime
12 October "The Cliffords of Skipton", Amnesty Concert, Rawdon Quaker Meeting House, 7.30
15 October "The Private Life of King Henry vii", Horsforth Historical Society, 7.30
13 December "A Seventeenth Century Christmas", for the Sociable History Club, City Museum, Leeds, 10.30-11.30

If you can't get to any of our public performances, there is a listing of performances by other groups of waits around the country and abroad here.