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Welcome To Earthwoode Music

The Home of Local Folk Music

The Home of

Lake District

Folk & Acoustic Music

Earthwoode music was first set up by Mik Mead in Langdale Valley as a scene for folk & acoustic music artists to share ideas and new songs, having released the highly acclaimed album ‘The Langdale Tape’, also being the founder of the Langdale Charity Folk Festival and Ambleside Charity Folk Festival, his ear for upcoming, local talent and ability to produce meaningful songs is second to none.

Started in Autumn of 2021, The Ambleside Parish Centre are hosting an ongoing set of monthly concerts called ‘Earthwoode Music Presents …’ – where Mik Mead and friends will be introducing some of their favourite Nationally known and Local folk artists to play small, seated intimate concerts in the beautiful town of Ambleside, the heart of the South Lakes.

Earthwoode Music Presents …

The 'Earthwoode Music Presents …' concerts are scheduled evenings of Local & renowned Folk Musicians performing monthly at the Parish Centre, Ambleside.

Keep an eye on our diary below for updated concert dates and follow the links below to book your tickets.

Did we mention the free bar …?

(Well, not exactly, but you’re more welcome to bring your own!)

To add to the chilled back, informal evening of music – please feel free to bring your own bottle, to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and share a drink with good friends.

Pete Lashley with Laura Firth Supporting

£10 – Saturday 19th November – Doors 19:30 – Start 20:00

Pete Lashley’s prolific output as a songwriter coupled with his willingness to explore and put a new take on a vast array of cover material has meant that his live performances remain vibrant, accomplished and refreshingly varied.

Laura Firth has used her impressive voice in a number of different styles & genres from choral through to folk via musical theatre and Carole King.  Her eclectic musical tastes promise an interesting and entertaining evening.


Local Folk Diary

A list of local acts playing in venues in and around Ambleside

Date and TimeActVenue &
Contact Details
TBCKeep looking at our website for details of Earthwoode Music Presents acts booked..

Dates to come
28th April 2023 – PHIL BEER
…and we are filling dates in between.

Full details and ticket availability very soon ….keep watching!
Ambleside Parish Centre

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For more information on concerts and general enquiries, please contact Mik Mead on –

Location of Ambleside Parish Centre

Vicarage Road
Ambleside
Cumbria
LA22 9DH