Johnny Coppin: All on a Winter’s Night13th December
Tickets: £18, £17 concessions
This mix of traditional carols, new songs, stories and folklore from folk–favourite Johnny Coppin (and friends) is a warming start to your festive season.
Johnny is one of England’s finest singer/songwriters and member of Decameron. His ever-popular concerts delight audiences young and old and for many are the start of Christmas. Expect a dash of well-written lyrics, some marvellous musicality from three multi-talented artists, seasoned with festive memories, warm nostalgia and timeless rustic country customs.
There'll be offerings from the latest release All On A Winter's Night and material from his three Christmas albums, featuring new songs as well as original and traditional songs/tunes from Britain, Ireland, France and beyond.
Johnny is joined by Paul Burgess on fiddle, recorders and stories and Dik Cadbury on guitars and vocals . One of the leading exponents of the English style of fiddle playing and a fine reader of stories, Paul Burgess has played with the John Kirkpatrick Band and in TV productions of Far From The Madding Crowd and Wives and Daughters. He also wrote and performed the music for the BBC serial of Cider With Rosie.Dik Cadbury has worked with Decameron, Steve Hackett, and Mike D’Abo and extensively as a solo artist .