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

  • January 2019
  • 18, Reading. Reading Irish Centre
    96-104 Chatham St, Reading RG1 7HT
    T. 07888 997293
    8.00pm (inc. supper)
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

    25, Somerset. Weekend workshops Friday 25th to Sunday 27th:
    Simon Mayor Mandolin Workshop - website
    Hilary James & Janet Giraudo Voice Workshop - website
    Halsway Manor, Halsway Lane, near Crowcombe, Somerset, TA44BD
    email: Tel: 01984 618 274.

    26, Somerset. Halsway Manor, Halsway Lane, near Crowcombe, Somerset TA44BD     Tel: 01984 618274
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James - evening concert

  • March 2019
  • 10, Ilkley. Ilkley Playhouse, Weston Rd, LS29 8DW    Start: 7pm
    Tel: 0118 9268615 or  01943 609539 (office hours) website
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

    14, Beverley, E Yorks. Toll Gavel United Church, Toll Gavel, Beverley HU17 9AA
    01262 678258         website
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

    15, Thames Ditton, Surrey. The Ram Folk Club,  The Old Cranleighan Club, Portsmouth Road, Thames Ditton, Surrey KT7 0HB
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

    19, Cambridgeshire. March 19th - 22nd incl. Tour of schools for Cambridgeshire Music Live 2019.
    Simon Mayor & Hilary James

    31, Settle, N Yorks. 31st March - 4th April. Falcon Manor, Settle BD24 9BD
    Tel: 0118 9268615 
    Simon Mayor Mandolin Retreat
    (4 days)

  • April 2019
  • 02, Settle, N Yorks. The Falcon Manor Hotel, Skipton Road, BD24 9BD 
    7:45pm    Tel: 0118 9268615
    Simon Mayor and Hilary James

  • November 2019
  • 01, Sheffield. Weekend workshop Friday 5:00 p.m. - Sunday 4:00 p.m.
    Kenwood Hall Hotel, Kenwood Road, Sheffield, Yorks S7 1NQ
    Tel: 0118 9268615       more details soon
    Simon Mayor Mandolin Retreat (1st - 3rd Nov.)






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