APRIL 2018

8th
Emily Askew

Judging ‘The New Roots Competition’

JUNE

9th/10th
Askew Sisters

Wanton Seed Weekend - Soundpost

23rd
Emily Askew Band

Leigh Folk Festival

JULY

15th
Leading The London Youth Folk Ensemble
Folk by the Oak

AUGUST

3rd
The Emily Askew Band

Wickham Festival

5th/6th
The Emily Askew Band

Sidmouth Folk Week

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Emily Askew is a versatile musician playing recorders, vielle (medieval fiddle), bagpipes, fiddle and piano. Her interests are wide and varied reaching from the deep roots of folk music through to Medieval, Baroque and contemporary repertoire. She has recently released, Alchemy, her debut CD with The Emily Askew Band, which has received rave reviews across the folk and national press.

"One of the albums of the year **** "
The Times

"Mixing folk and early music with beauty and precision **** "
The Guardian

Read more at www.emilyaskewband.co.uk

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"...a real creative vision...excellent musical skills...an artist to look out for. Clare Norburn, Brighton Early Music Festival.
Emily