Kathryn Tickell

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Cockermouth Live headline gig! The outstanding Kathryn Tickell. Kathryn Tickell is the foremost exponent of the Northumbrian pipes, a composer, performer, educator and successful recording artist whose work is deeply rooted in the landscape and people of Northumbria. Kathryn was awarded the OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, 2015. The OBE recognises her extraordinary career which began with learning tunes …

VE Day 75 – Live from the Royal Albert Hall

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SSAFA presents VE DAY 75 WITH THE DAILY MAIL Live from the Royal Albert Hall Exactly 75 years since Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s announcement of the end of the Second World War, the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra plus special guests will unite the nation for an inspiring and patriotic evening. Audiences will enjoy stirring and emotional music from some of …

Victorians – Songs, Stories & More

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Harp & A Monkey’s new show The Victorians reworks and revives the largely forgotten folk, music hall, parlour, industrial, agricultural and street music of the era – and looks at what it can tell us about the people and their many foibles. The songs cover a myriad of themes from the deportation of convicts to jilted lovers and those opposed to …

Bulley & MacKenzie

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Scottish Acoustic Folk Duo playing Bluegrass, Gypsy Jazz, Folk and Pop with harmony-led songs alongside driving and fiery instrumental virtuosity. Adam Bulley & Chas Mackenzie have become one of the most highly rated duos in the country, described by legendary guitarist Martin Taylor as “astonishingly good”  they have won competitions, toured and recorded extensively and been commissioned to write new …

Bulley & MacKenzie

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Scottish Acoustic Folk Duo playing Bluegrass, Gypsy Jazz, Folk and Pop with harmony-led songs alongside driving and fiery instrumental virtuosity. Adam Bulley & Chas Mackenzie have become one of the most highly rated duos in the country, described by legendary guitarist Martin Taylor as “astonishingly good”  they have won competitions, toured and recorded extensively and been commissioned to write new …

Bulley & MacKenzie

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Scottish Acoustic Folk Duo playing Bluegrass, Gypsy Jazz, Folk and Pop with harmony-led songs alongside driving and fiery instrumental virtuosity. Adam Bulley & Chas Mackenzie have become one of the most highly rated duos in the country, described by legendary guitarist Martin Taylor as “astonishingly good”  they have won competitions, toured and recorded extensively and been commissioned to write new …

Cello On Fire

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Peter Hudler A Solo Cello Show – no standard Classical Recital but an extraordinary mix of styles, ranging literally from Baroque to Rock. Austrian cellist Peter Hudler combines astonishing virtuosity with inspired musicianship.  His programme brings together specially commissioned works by contemporary musicians such as John Zorn with classical pieces from the likes of Bach and Debussy, plus a wide …

Cello On Fire

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Peter Hudler A Solo Cello Show – no standard Classical Recital but an extraordinary mix of styles, ranging literally from Baroque to Rock. Austrian cellist Peter Hudler combines astonishing virtuosity with inspired musicianship.  His programme brings together specially commissioned works by contemporary musicians such as John Zorn with classical pieces from the likes of Bach and Debussy, plus a wide …