Simon Mayor & Hilary James

Musical Mystery Tour live show

Simon & Hilary’s ‘Musical Mystery Tour’ live show visits theatres, arts centres and schools – both as a duo or as a four piece for larger venues.
Please click a link here for more information.

Details of concerts

~ Theatres & Arts Centres
~ Primary Schools
~ Secondary Schools




Below is a complete list of tour dates for the duo and other line-ups they’re involved with.

Tour dates

  • May 2018
  • 04, NEWBURY. Arlington Arts Centre, Mary Hare,
    Newbury RG14 3BQ   Tel: 01635 244246
    Email:     website
    Mandolinquents & friends (with special guest tba)

    08, CHIPPING SODBURY. Chipping Sodbury Music Society
    Chipping Sodbury Town Hall, 57-59 Broad St,
    Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, BS37 6AD
    From 7:30 p.m.
    Tel: 01454 315741    Book online 

    12, Streatley On Thames, Berkshire. The Morrell Room
    Church Lane, Streatley On Thames, Berkshire RG8 9HT
    8.00pm             Tel: 0118 9268615
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

  • July 2018
  • 07, Reading . Reading Museum, Blagrave Street, Reading RG1 1QH
    Open For Art: A Yorkshireman in Reading
    Music, animations, poems, anecdotes and laughter
    NB. 1pm pre-concert talk about Simon & Hilary's new book 'Of Death And A Banana Skin'.
    2.15pm - 3.30pm  Concert
    Tickets £12      Tel: 0118 926 8615
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

  • September 2018
  • 05, Germany - Windros Festival. Sept 5th - 9th Windros Festival, Northern Germany
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

    30, Settle. Victoria Hall, Kirkgate, Settle BD24 9DZ
    Tel: 01729 825718    website
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

  • October 2018
  • 05, Sheffield. Weekend workshops Friday 5th to Sunday 7th:
    Simon Mayor Mandolin Retreat - website
    Hilary James Voice Retreat - website
    Kenwood Hall Hotel, Kenwood Road, Sheffield, Yorks S7 1NQ
    Friday 5:00 p.m. - Sunday 5:00 p.m.
    Tel: 0118 9268615

    13, Bracknell. South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell RG12 7PA
    Tel: 01344 484 123
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James






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