Saturday 23rd May 2015
Tickets £6 on the door or from TicketSource
Now touring with her third album Veritas, Louise Jordan’s music has been described as ‘a masterclass in songwriting’. Fusing award winning acoustic song writing with classical influences and a folk sensibility, Louise Jordan accompanies herself on piano and guitar to play original works and musical settings of literature as well as her own unique arrangements of traditional material.
Veritas (released September 2014) features upliftingand empoweringoriginal songs In the End and If It Lasts as well asfresh arrangements of traditional folk songs Bushes and Briars and Garners Gay, an original song based on the story of Hampshire smuggleress Lovey Warne and an aria written by classical composer G.F. Handel. Veritas was released thanks to support from the English Folk Dance and Song Society’s Aspire Programme and an Emerging Excellence Award from Help Musicians UK.
‘A stirring, lilting grace’ The Telegraph
‘Absolutely, totally and completely, brilliant.’
Mike Harding, BBC Radio 2
‘Haunting and unforgettable’
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