Tag : National Botanic Garden of Wales

Written on Apr, 10, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
Fiddlebox CD Eastern Honeymoon

Fiddlebox Launch New CD Welsh duo Fiddlebox (Helen Adam and George Whitfield) will première their new album titled Eastern Honeymoon at the Great Glasshouse in the National Botanic Gardens of Wales, Carmarthenshire, Wales. Saturday 18th April 2015 at 14:30   For the first time ever Welsh dancing tunes are merged with Klezmer harmonies, the traditional music of the Ashkenazi Jews …

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Written on Jul, 18, 2014 by in , | Leave a comment

Ffestiva! brings world music to the National Botanic Garden of Wales Ffestiva!, now in it’s third year features more excellent new world music from artists based in Wales. I’m not playing, but running a stage with 2 rather exciting acts: Burum an improvising jazz band with Welsh roots and Rogora Khart who play a range of eastern influenced music with …

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Written on Apr, 22, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

After a playing 3 sets a day for 2 days across Easter at the National Botanic Garden of Wales with my duo Fiddlebox I was pleased to see that Colin Riddle has posted a few nice photos on facebook. To have a look go to the Fiddlebox facebook page which is here.

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Written on Mar, 31, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

I had a good weekend musically  – on Saturday me and Henry Sears had a very successful ceilidh in Moylegrove, Pembrokeshire. I had thought that people might  be reluctant to dance, especially after a splendid buffet – anyway I was wrong and we did loads of dances as well as some good music in between. Here’s a compliment sent to …

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