most 1st & 5th Tues., and most 2nd & 4th Weds., each month
at The Guide Dog, Bevois Valley, SOUTHAMPTON SO14 6SF
Occasionally, elsewhere in the city
24 Apr 2019
Guest: HEATHER BRADFORD & LEWIS WOOD
Smoky-toned vocalist HEATHER BRADFORD has been in several line-ups, esp. noted for being one third of the late lamented all-female a capella group Hen Party (with Sarah Morgan & Alison Muir). A long-time Focsle supporter, she brings with her the talents of fiddler LEWIS WOOD. He was Vice-President of the University Folk Society, whose instrumentalists meet most Mondays in "The Doghouse" to play what they've practised in a room on campus earlier that evening. Formerly half of clarinet/fiddle duo Gentile & Wood, he can also be found at some Doghouse Sessions, every fourth Monday, playing along with (or occasionally leading) many other semi-pro musicians in an informal session. Intense energy, and a relaxed bowing technique (reminiscent of Ben Paley), are among his hallmarks.
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