Will Pound, Benji Kirkpatrick and Ross Grant, with the support of archive footage and photos plus stories from Debs Newbold, bring the Morris and folk dance year to life, a unique and powerful musical experience in English culture, tradition and history for all.
A celebration of the year of folk dance, Through the Seasons gives audiences a chance to experience three exceptional musicians showcase beautiful arrangements of traditional dance tunes and songs, bringing their innovative and playful style with all the joy of a summer’s festival to the thrill of a winter’s fireside rapper sword-dance.
Will Pound is an award-winning professional harmonica and melodeon player. He has been nominated 3 times (in 2012, 2014 and 2015) for BBC Folk Musician of the Year, as well as winning Fatea Musician of the Year 2014 and 2015 and was also best newcomer for Songlines magazine in 2014.
His debut solo album and his most recent duo albums with Haddo and Pound & Jay have all appeared in the Telegraph’s Folk Albums of the Year 2016, 2014 and 2013, as well as gaining airplay on BBC Radio 2 and 3.
Joining Will Pounds are Debs Newbold (storyteller), Ross Grant (Inlay) and Benji Kirkpatrick (Bellowhead, Faustus).