From: Tom and Barbara Brown [tomandbarbara.brown_at_virgin_dot_net]
Sent: 07 September 2012 14:47
Subject: Short Sharp Shanties on tour!
SHORT SHARP SHANTIES
SEA SONGS OF A DEEP-WATER SAILOR
You may be aware from articles in the folk press and CD reviews of the Short Sharp Shanties project, which is, as one person said, ?in my opinion the most significant recording of sea shanties ever produced?. An accolade indeed!
Now some of those involved in the recordings are taking the songs on tour ? only seven dates, so if you can get there, don?t miss out! And please let as many of your friends know as possible!
So S&A Projects and WildGoose Records present:
JEFF WARNER, JACKIE OATES, KEITH KENDRICK, DOUG BAILEY AND TOM & BARBARA BROWN
An extraordinary international crew of professional
singers and musicians, coming together to perform the songs of one of
IF YOU THINK ALL SEA-SONG GROUPS ARE THE SAME ? THINK AGAIN!
?Top class singing and playing throughout.?
?A massive variety of arrangement and delivery.?
?Rattling good performances.?
?A fine piece of work.?
?Sometimes reflective ? sometimes more wild.?
?As bracing as a force six out of Finisterre.?
The dates are:
Tenterden Folk Festival,
See www.tenterdenfolkfestival.org.uk for how to get single event tickets
www.wegottickets.com/f/3909 for weekend tickets
Mon. 8th October Hanger Farm Arts Centre, Totton, Hants.
023 8066 7683
Fri. 12th October Kilmersdon Village Hall, Radstock, Somerset
01761 437372 (Martin Horler)
Issey Village Hall, Wadebridge,
01841 540251 (Ring o? Bells pub)
October Plough Arts
November Nettlebed Village
01628 636620 (evening & weekends to 9.30. pm) Mike Sanderson
Hope we?ll catch you at one of them!