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Fara

Fara

Sep 5th 2018 @ The Slaughtered Lamb

London, United Kingdom
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About Fara
Genres:
Folk, Scottish Folk
Band Members:
Jeana Leslie, Kristan Harvey, Catriona Price, Jennifer Austin
Hometown:
Kirkwall, United Kingdom

Three fiddles and a piano. Folk. Orkney.
Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
7:30 PM
The Slaughtered Lamb
London, United Kingdom
Fara brings together four leading musicians at the forefront of today's Scottish folk scene Jennifer Austin, Kristan Harvey, Jeana Leslie and Catriona Price's three fiddles and a piano to produce a fiery sound rooted strongly in their upbringing among the music of Orkney.

Following a nomination for Up And Coming Act of the Year at the Scots Trad Music Awards in 2015, the success of their debut album Cross The Line in 2016, lead to a nomination for the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards' Horizon Award. Fara also performed at 2017's prestigious event in the Royal Albert Hall, to a rapturous response.
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Allison Sleator is a contemporary and folk singer. She has performed and collaborated with legendary figures such as Ireland's well-known producer, composer and renowned bouzouki player, Donal Lunny, founder of historic bands such as Moving Hearts, Planxty and The Bothy Band, singer songwriter Declan O'Rourke and world renowned Irish band The Chieftains, among others.
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About Fara
Genres:
Folk, Scottish Folk
Band Members:
Jeana Leslie, Kristan Harvey, Catriona Price, Jennifer Austin
Hometown:
Kirkwall, United Kingdom

Three fiddles and a piano. Folk. Orkney.
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Fan Live Reviews
Stunning band.
Phil
London, United Kingdom@
Kings Place
February 21st 2018
Excellent - as this band always are.
January 27th 2017
Craftfull musicianship and harmonies with a endearing connection to their audience
Kenneth
Glasgow, United Kingdom@
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
November 14th 2016
Fara rocked, could have keeped the crowd captivated for longer easily. Definitely worth going to see, I definitely will see them again
Hughie
Glasgow, United Kingdom@
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
November 2nd 2016
Excellent gig. They were in top form