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Rachel Newton Band at Coronation Hall Ulverston
'Musician of the Year' BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017

Furness Tradition are excited to announce that they are bringing Singer and harpist Rachel Newton specialises in interpreting traditional folk songs in both English and Scottish Gaelic as well as writing and performing her own instrumental pieces to the Coronation Hall.

Rachel will be performing with her band featuring Lauren MacColl on fiddle, Mattie Foulds on percussion and Sarah Hayes on keys.

A skilled collaborator, Rachel is a founder member of the successful UK folk bands The Shee and The Furrow Collective. She also plays fiddle and viola and works across a range of performance platforms including theatre and storytelling.

Her most recent album "Here's My Heart Come Take it" was released in April 2016 to critical acclaim.

"Haunting vocals and elegant harp" The Guardian
20 September 2017
20:00 - 22:00
Venue Name: Coronation Hall
Organised by: Furness Tradition
County Square
LA12 7LZ

Contact Name: Box Office
Telephone: 01229587140
Cost £14.00