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In light of the most recent Government advice, Sage Gateshead will be closed to the public until further notice.

The health and safety of audiences, musicians and staff at Sage Gateshead is our priority. Keep up to date here.

 

Opening Times:
Building

In light of the most recent Government advice, Sage Gateshead will be closed to the public until further notice.

The health and safety of audiences, musicians and staff at Sage Gateshead is our priority. Keep up to date here.

 

 →  Sam Partridge (Wind Instruments & Irish Band)

Sam Partridge (Wind Instruments & Irish Band)

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A compelling and respectfully innovative musician, Sam is a multi-instrumentalist primarily heard performing on the Concert Timber Flute or English Concertina. Specialising in traditional music from across the British Isles, Sam plays in an eclectic variety of ensembles performing at festivals and venues throughout the UK and abroad. An accomplished composer, frequently contributing his efforts to the folk repertoire, he is also a highly skilled and committed educator – recently being appointed the successor to Sam Sweeney as Artistic Director of the National Youth Folk Ensemble – who has experience teaching on the Folkworks programme at Sage Gateshead and at Folkworks Summer Schools, tutoring at Newcastle University, working as a music teacher in a secondary school, and leading other youth and adult folk music learning projects across the north of England.