Album launch of the Second Book of Songs – Critically acclaimed soprano, Susanna MacRae, is joined by virtuoso guitarist David Black in this evening of intimate songs at the Hundred Years Gallery in Hoxton, 2nd December 2022.

World premiere of the evening-long work Journey Time (music and words by David Braid) at the Brunel Museum’s Tunnel Shaft – THURSDAY, 23rd. JUNE 2022 at 7.30pm: Susanna McRae (soprano), David Black (guitar), Catarina Silva (viola), David Braid (mandolin), Stefan Inglis (sound design).

Mandolin+1 series – No. 6 with David Black (guitar) (guitar) Friday 13th May 2022 at 1pm, St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8AU

Mandolin+1 series – No. 5 with David Black (guitar) Saturday, 26th February 2022, 8pm (follows open mic at 7pm) – Sidcup Music Society, Bexley-Sidcup Conservative Club, 19 Station Rd, Sidcup DA15 7EB

Mandolin+1 series – No. 4 with Nakying Park (viola), Saturday 13th November, Schott Recital Room, 48 Great Marlborough Street, LONDON, W1F 7BB – tickets available HERE

Mandolin+1 series – No. 3 with David Black (guitar) Sunday, 17th October, Burgh House, New End Square, LONDON NW3 1LT – Tickets available: HERE

Mandolin+1 series – No. 2 with David Black (guitar) – Thursday, 23rd September, Morocco Bound Bookshop, 1A Morocco St, London SE1 3HB

Mandolin+1 series – opening concert with Gabiela Opacka (soprano/violin), Thursday, 2 September, 1901 Arts Club, 7 Exton Street, Waterloo, LONDON SE1 8UE Tel: 020 7620 3055

Sunday, December 13th, 2020, 7.30pm – The Braid Group, Lauderdale House, Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, London N6 5HG. Tickets £15.

Friday, January 31st, 2020, 7.30pm – The Braid Ensemble, St. John on Bethnal Green, 200 Cambridge Heath Road, Bethnal Green, London. E2 9PA, tickets £12 (£9 concessions)

Friday December 6th, 2019, 7.30pm – The Braid Ensemble, Hundred Years Gallery, Hoxton, London, tickets £8 (£6 concessions):

Friday, June 7th, 2019, 7.30pm The Braid Ensemble, Lauderale House, Highgate/Archway:

Sunday, April 28th, 2019, 6.30pm, The Braid Ensemble, Antenna Studios, Crystal Palace:

Saturday, November 17th, 2018, 9pm, The Braid Ensemble, Off the Cuff Bar, Herne Hill, London:

July 14th, 2018, 7.30pm, The Braid Ensemble, Purcell Room, Southbank Centre: