BRITISH, FRENCH AND CELTIC FOLKSONG

Other previous groups:

 

THE SCENIC ROUTE

Duo with guitarist Mick Rodwell, with a wide repertoire including many

British folksongs.

 

DAVID BURNS

Duo with this dynamic and lively mandola player - strong original

arrangements of dramatic folksongs and others.

 

WAYWARD GRACE

Vocal trio whose repertoire also included some unusual harmony songs from

England and Scotland.  See more on this page.

 

THE ALICE IN WONDER BAND

Delightful folk band including Mick Rodwell, Gill Warnell on accordion

and concertina, Kay Tierney on mandolin, and myself on vocals.  

Got together in 2002 for some performances at folk clubs, events, and a

spot at the 12 Bar Club. Repertoire included songs and instrumental tunes

from Ireland, the UK and Brittany.

RÚN

 

Former member of Rún, a 5-piece vocal group with a repertoire of songs from the six Celtic nations, sung in their original languages with new harmonies and accompanied by Celtic harp.   Founded by Brona McVittie, the other group members included Sonja Byrne, Alli Buhagiar, Lewis Barfoot and Ciara Holland.  

 

Active between 2007 and 2013, Rún performed at many venues including the Union Chapel, the Camden Irish Centre / Return to Camden Town Festival, the National Theatre and Queen Elizabeth Hall foyers, as well as festivals including Upton Folk Festival, Glastonbury and Celtic Connections.

 

Watch a live performance on Balcony TV.

 

 

 

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BAL DE BOURDON

 

A new 4-piece band performing music from France, Cornwall and the Channel Islands.

 

See our dedicated website: www.baldebourdon.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo: ©Sascha Osaka, www.osaka.at

The Scenic Route - photo by Dennis Austin

ScenicRoute Harrison - BdB by Sascha Osaka