BBC Folk Award winning “Best Duo”
returns to Australia, combining astonishing instrumental virtuosity and achingly beautiful voices, telling tales of myth, history and legend.
Winners of the 2014 BBC FOLK AWARDS for “Best Duo”, Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin combine astonishing instrumental virtuosity, genre-bending material, warm personalities and achingly beautiful voices telling tales of myth, history and legend. Their first Australian tour in 2015 included Port Fairy, Blue Mountains and Fairbridge Folk Festivals. They return to Australia to perform at Woodford, Cygnet and Illawarra Folk Festivals.
Bringing their new album Edgelarks, partially inspired by the landscape and people of Tasmania.
Phillip Henry : Dobro, harmonica, guitars, vocals.
Hannah Martin : Violin, banjo, acoustic guitar, shutri box, vocals.
“Imaginative dobro, guitar and harmonica work … evocative fiddle and banjo playing
and enchanting vocals.”
– Tony Hillier, The Australian
Tuesday 16 January 2018
Doors open at 7:00pm / Performance Starts @ 8:00pm