Hull Shanty Festival 2011

Posted: July 22, 2011 in Uncategorized

A busy weekend is coming up as I’m guesting with Liam Robinson at The Hull Shanty Festival. We’ve got a number of scheduled spots spread over the weekend (concerts and leading singarounds) and they’re spread about the city at some of the five venues that are participating.

For info on the festival checkout this link

A good proportion of the repertoire that we’ll be performing are songs gleaned and learned from Lincolnshire sources / relating to Lincolnshire, but will have some more well known shanties thrown in too. I’ll be singing accompaniments to Liam and playing hand percussion (spoons, bones, dancing doll). I might even take my cornet along.

So, if you’re not up to much and fancy a listen, a sing, or just somewhere warm with a good beer (and some noisy so-and-sos in cable knit jumpers), then come on over to Hull.

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