Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita are bringing their unique cross-cultural collaboration to Cecil Sharp House on Thursday 14 February. Ahead of their performance, we had a chat with Catrin to find out more about how the duo began, their creative process and plans for the future.
The Winter/Spring 2017 season of music at Cecil Sharp House kicks off with a performance from Welsh singer/songwriter Martyn Joseph on 19 January. Ahead of the show, we had a chat with Martyn about his involvement in the Sweet Liberties project, performing solo, his guitar technique and more.
by Lauren Ward, EFDSS Youth Forum member
At our last Youth Forum meeting on 26 October, we had the chance to meet with Gilmore and Roberts before their gig at Cecil Sharp House. The musical duo are currently celebrating their 10th year of music making together, and are nearing the end of their tour showcasing their new live album.
Natalya Catton Wilson catches up with Heidi Talbot for a chat before she heads off on her autumn tour at the end of September.
Peggy Seeger is one of those people who is impossible to describe adequately in a sentence. Songwriter, singer, musician, activist, stalwart of the British and American folk scenes, all words which may be accurate but hardly do justice to the inspiring person to whom I had the privilege of speaking.