Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita
Union Chapel, Islington, London.
Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. We cannot issue refunds to under 16s who are not accompanied by an adult.
This sublime, critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians - Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora maestro Seckou Keita - delivers a stunning exhibition of world-class musicianship. Drawing deep on their own diverse traditions and transforming them with remarkable synergy, Catrin and Seckou have built a formidable reputation for extraordinary performances, winning Best Group at the 2019 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
'An emotional demonstration of how two virtuoso musicians triumphantly bring different cultures together' (***** Guardian)
Their triumphant second album Soar earnt them the prestigious fRoots Critics Poll Album of the Year 2018, and charted inspirational common ground between two traditions.
'You could listen to this 1,000 times and still find something new' (**** Mojo)
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