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Askew Sisters

Emily and Hazel Askew have become known as two of the foremost performers and interpreters of English folk music. 

DateFriday 5 April 2019
Time: 8.00 pm
Price: £13 in advance | £15 on the door

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Their live performances brim with the depth and connection not only of two sisters, but also of two musicians who have been immersed in folk music all their lives. Together, they rework and reinterpret songs and balladry, creating breath-taking arrangements, which allow words that are hundreds of years old resonate profoundly with contemporary audiences. 

Alongside  this,  both  women  are  also  skilled  multi-instrumentalists  and  expert  players  of  dance music,  using  fiddles,  melodeons,  concertina  and  cello  in  their  innate  drive  to  bring  old  dance music to life. 

 

 

   
 
 

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