Celtic Christmas Strings

Chris Bridgman

Maire ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman A breathtaking blend of traditional Irish music, swing jazz and bluegrass, plus festive favourites given a fresh voice and performed in characteristically heart-warming style – a spellbinding treat for mid-winter. There’s something magical about harps, and particularly at Christmas, though Máire and Chris’s alchemy on harp and guitar creates a very special magic at …

Tryckster

Chris Bridgman

Rocking into the Christmas spirit with the much-loved Cumbrian folk outfit. Expect some seasonal songs, some old favourites, and maybe the odd surprise. Tryckster is a six-piece west Cumbrian Folk-rock band peddling original folk tune-driven songs with a social conscience. Tryckster provided the soundtrack to a lot of late night carousing in the early noughties, releasing an album on Fellside …

Celtic Christmas Strings

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Maire ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman A breathtaking blend of traditional Irish music, swing jazz and bluegrass, plus festive favourites given a fresh voice and performed in characteristically heart-warming style – a spellbinding treat for mid-winter. There’s something magical about harps, and particularly at Christmas, though Máire and Chris’s alchemy on harp and guitar creates a very special magic at …

Celtic Christmas Strings

Chris Bridgman Leave a Comment

Maire ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman A breathtaking blend of traditional Irish music, swing jazz and bluegrass, plus festive favourites given a fresh voice and performed in characteristically heart-warming style – a spellbinding treat for mid-winter. There’s something magical about harps, and particularly at Christmas, though Máire and Chris’s alchemy on harp and guitar creates a very special magic at …

Travelling by Tuba

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Chris Cranham (Tuba) and Stewart Death (Piano) are a unique duo who perform stunning innovative shows, definitely not just a tuba recital! With an innumerable array of Wind and Brass instruments they undertook over 200 performances last year. Their success is not only due to their virtuosic performance but also their ability as irrepressible entertainers. Containing their favourite music and …

Travelling by Tuba

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Chris Cranham (Tuba) and Stewart Death (Piano) are a unique duo who perform stunning innovative shows, definitely not just a tuba recital! With an innumerable array of Wind and Brass instruments they undertook over 200 performances last year. Their success is not only due to their virtuosic performance but also their ability as irrepressible entertainers. Containing their favourite music and …

My Sweet Patootie

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Vintage swing, country blues, folk and ragtime collide in an uplifting and humorous show performed with tight vocal harmonies and instrumental virtuosity. My Sweet Patootie embraces the fun that makes live music so intoxicating. With a sly wink and a grin, they draw you into a world of carnival barkers and nostalgic romantics; making you feel like you’re a part …

6 Feet, 3 Shoes

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Slanjayva Danza  A stirring mix of dance, theatre and live music, telling of friendships forged across cultures. This exhilarating performance features 3 dancers and 2 live musicians. Chock full of percussive Flamenco, Scottish and Contemporary dance, live music (on Scottish fiddle and Flamenco guitar) and storytelling, 6 Feet, 3 Shoes brings vividly to life a true story of friendships that …

An Evening with Jim Causley

Chris Bridgman

More than simply a folk-singer, multi award winning singer-songwriter, musician and proud Devonian Jim Causley is an all-round entertainer. His ‘Evening with’ concerts give a full night of beautiful singing, moving ballads, hilarious ditties and everything in between. Drawing equally from traditional repertoire and modern songs, as well as his own compositions and settings of poems by his relative, the …

An Evening with Jim Causley

Chris Bridgman

More than simply a folk-singer, multi award winning singer-songwriter, musician and proud Devonian Jim Causley is an all-round entertainer. His ‘Evening with’ concerts give a full night of beautiful singing, moving ballads, hilarious ditties and everything in between. Drawing equally from traditional repertoire and modern songs, as well as his own compositions and settings of poems by his relative, the …