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SUNTRAP

Quartet who feature vocal harmonies and a rich mix of accordion, two violins, guitars, viola, harmonica, and piano. They have performed extensively and have just released a new CD.
Original, contemporary and traditional English folk and roots music.

Suntrap are:
Paul Hoad (Vocals, Guitars and Harmonica)
Sarah Byers (Vocals, Accordion and Guitar)
Mary Wilson (Vocals and violin)
Nicola Davies (Vocals and violin)

Suntrap put their own innovative interpretations on old favourites, interspersing well-performed tunes with the verses, mixing exciting vocal harmonies and occasional richly textured stripped back solo a cappella. With their own original compositions written along similar lines.

Combining two fiddles, a couple of guitars, a whistle, an accordion, a harmonica and a bodhran with superb vocal harmonies they are truly one of the best folk bands around.

ALBUM LAUNCH

'Sweet Fast River'

Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer
South Bank Centre, London

Wednesday 1st February 12:30-2pm
(admission free)
For venue info: www.rfh.org.uk
 

CD now available on-line @ www.suntrap.org


11th SINGERS & MUSICIANS NIGHT

18th

BOB FOX

Another widely acclaimed performer who has been on the scene for many years. Singer and guitarist, especially of traditional songs from the North East.
Bob Fox @ Faversham Folk Club 2005

Double nomination
in the BBC Folk Awards for 2 consecutive years
Following his nomination in 2003 as Best Folk Singer and Best Traditional
song (with The Hush) Bob gained nominations in 2004 as Best Folk Singer plus Best Original song for his version of Chris Leslie's

"MyLove is in America" recorded on Bob's latest CD Borrowed Moments.

Due to limited seating at the club, entrance tonight wil be by ticket only.
Members in advance £4. On the night all £5
 

"BORROWED MOMENTS"
 

Bob Fox CD " Borrowed Moments"01. Virginia
02. My Love is in America
03. The Whitby Taylor
04. Life is Not Kind to the Drinking Man
05. Dance to Your Daddy
06. Shoals of Herring
07. She Waits and Weeps
08. Peppers and Tomatoes
09. Child of Mine
10. The Last of the Widows
11. Bonny at Morn

BOB FOX main vocal, backing vocals,
Fylde Falstaff guitar and bouzouki
Kurtz Weill piano.
with: Anna Ryder backing vocals, piano accordion, muted trumpet.
Norman Holmes whistles and flutes.
Chuck Fleming viola.
Neil Harland double bass.

Website: www.rambles.net

"Fox always was one of the scene's superior singers and his voice is as confident and ebullient as it ever was . . ." Colin Irwin - Folk Roots


25th SINGERS & MUSICIANS NIGHT

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