And last but not least, our accordion player extraordinaire, Amy Thatcher, talks about choosing Andy Cutting to be her Continuum composer, over at Folk Radio UK – http://www.folkradio.co.uk/2015/12/the-shee-continuum-amy-thatcher-on-andy-cutting/
Hi there – the Christmas season has winged its way in and we have out penultimate blog entry over at Folk Radio UK. This time we have our Lincolnshire singer/mandolin player, Laura-Beth Salter talking about her chosen composer – Martin Simpson.http://www.folkradio.co.uk/2015/12/guest-blog-the-shee-continuum-laura-beth-salter-on-martin-simpson/
for your fourth blog instalment we have our fiddle player Shona Mooney talking about her chosen composer, Kathryn Tickell. As always, you can read her entry over at Folk Radio UK – http://www.folkradio.co.uk/2015/12/guest-blog-the-shee-continuum-shona-mooney-on-kathryn-tickell/
Would you like to hear who our flautist and graphic designer Lillias Kinsman-Blake chose as her Continuum composer? If so, check out her blog at http://www.folkradio.co.uk/2015/12/guest-blog-the-shee-continuum-lillias-on-brian-finnegan/
More news coming soon!
This week, our harpist and singer, Rachel Newton, talks about Karine Polwart as her chosen composer at Folk Radio UK
Each week a member of the band will talk about their chosen composer for the Continuum project.
First up, Olivia talks to Folk Radio UK about choosing Chris Wood. You can find the article here http://www.folkradio.co.uk/2015/11/guest-blog-the-shee-continuum/
More news the same time next week!
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So we can finally reveal the plans we have for our ten year anniversary! We will be creating ten new compositions for ten years, four which we will compose as a band, and then each of us has chosen a musician we admire to compose the other six for us. You can find out who the six composers are here at Folk Radio http://www.folkradio.co.uk/2015/11/top-composers-collaborate-with-the-shee-to-celebrate-ten-years/
We will be launching Continuum at Celtic Connections on the 15th of January, alongside our wonderful composers. You ca find more info on our gig page.
There is more news about the project to follow which we will post here very soon.
Cheerio for now,