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Harbottle & Jonas Trio at Osmington Village Hall
31 July 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
“One of the finest folk duos in the country” -Mike Davies, Alternative Roots
Partners in life and music, dynamic Devon based folk duo Harbottle & Jonas are one of the most exciting acts on the UK circuit today, combining a love of the richness of traditional folk with their own original and powerful songwriting. Dave and Freya have developed a distinct and compelling signature sound, blending concertina, harmonium, banjo, stomp box, acoustic guitar and cittern with their beautiful and closely intertwined vocal harmonies. On ‘The Beacon’ (single and album), and often at live gigs, the duo become a trio, joined by fiddle player Annie Baylis, weaving a third close vocal harmony and sensitive playing.
“Spellbinding originals” – Musicians Union
“Disarmingly honest and spine-tingling’” – RocknReel (R2)
“Awash with strong songs & excellent musicianship” – Folk Radio UK
“Fine contemporary folk music” – Tom Robinson, BBC Radio 6 Music
“Stunning songwriting and heart-rending arrangements” – Americana UK