Tuesday, 1 October 2013
O'Hooley and Tidow - in Cornwall this weekend
Award Winning Duo to Perform in Calstock
Multi award-winning pianist Belinda O’Hooley, formerly of Rachel Unthank & The Winterset and now part of the Nic Jones Trio, is also a regular accompanist to Jackie Oates. Her duo with singer Heidi Tidow is one of the most acclaimed and unique acts on the contemporary folk scene.
See them at Calstock Arts on Saturday 5 October 2013.
The duo were hailed as the best act of the prestigious Cambridge Folk Festival 2012 by The Guardian, as well as being finalists in the prestigious BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013.
Championed by folk icon Nic Jones and BBC6 Music’s Cerys Matthews, expect an irresistible blend of thought-provoking songs, intricate harmonies and striking piano-led arrangements, prior to an eagerly anticipated third album due for release in Spring 2014.
£11 in advance, £12 on the door. Doors and bar 7.00pm, start time 8.00pm
Tickets available via www.calstockarts.org or on 01726 879500
See their video for 'Gentleman Jack' here http://youtu.be/YInK5yhBQE0
The Old Chapel is just two minutes walk from Calstock Station. Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Calstock, Cornwall PL18 9QX
“Belinda and Heidi’s eerie vocal harmonies weave magic” fRoots
“Blessed with sensitivity, coupled with a great sense of humour, Belinda and Heidi write creatively, expressing new ideas both lyrically and musically in a beautiful way.” Nic Jones
Posted by Mary