Performers: Friday

Taiko Wales

Taiko Wales is a dynamic association of experienced practitioners who aim to spread the joy of Taiko drumming throughout Wales, so that the benefits of playing Taiko can be enjoyed in Welsh communities – whatever the age and whatever the ability of the people taking part. Taiko Wales actively promotes connections within the Taiko community,… Read more »

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Mair Thomas

Mair was brought up in Montgomeryshire in a musical family, where she grew up in the chapel and eisteddfod tradition. She sings both in English and Welsh, and has an interest in traditional Welsh songs. Mair started writing songs in 2003, and has since been played on Radio 3’s Late Junction, and recently featured as… Read more »

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Henry Fung

Henry Fung began is musical career when he had his first Erhu lesson from his father at the tender age of ten.  Practice of up to 10 hrs a day perfected his craft and by the age of 17 he was proficient enough as a musician to join the Huang Kwong Chinese Orchestra.  By doing… Read more »

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HEAL (The Last Stand)

Based in Wrexham, UK, since 2007, HEAL (The Last Stand) have been aiming to create music that makes people feel better. Armed with Acoustic Guitars and a Piano, Heal found themselves in the fortuitous position of having four willing singers in the band, this led to the harmony element of their sound quite by accident…. Read more »

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Anne Lister

Anne Lister is a storyteller, singer, songwriter and novelist.  She has travelled widely in the UK and internationally with her songs, stories and workshops, and some of her songs have travelled still more widely in the repertoire of other singers on the folk music circuit. She has released nine albums of her songs, and her… Read more »

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YANGJING HIGH SCHOOL

The Yangjing High School Men’s Choir was officially established in 2008.In 2012, the Yangjing High School Men’s Choir was given the title of “Shanghai Outstanding Students Art Troupe” by the Education Committee of Shanghai. In 2013, it was awarded “A Hundred Outstanding Citizen Choir of Shanghai” and “A Hundred Outstanding Choir of China”. In 2015,… Read more »

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SHEERERPUNJAB

We have previously performed and been fortunate to win in 1982 and 1983, sheererpunjab made a come back in 2016 and now are ready to take on the challenge again in 2017.

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‘CORRYVRECHAN’ (SCOTTISH DANCE DISPLAY TEAM)

Corryvrechan, the Scottish dance display team, are well known for their varied and exciting displays of Scottish Country, Highland, Step and Hebridean dancing.  The team have performed at many folk festivals, ceilidhs and charity events in the UK and have danced at international festivals in Canada, USA, Slovenia, Spain, Germany, Hungary, Sardinia, Poland, Russia, France… Read more »

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MOTHER TOUCH DANCE GROUP

Mother Touch Group of schools was officially launched in 2010. It was formed with the mindset of developing a well-rounded, grounded or holistically developed child. In this concept, the extrovert child has the opportunity to express their talent, learn to appreciate culture, heritage, as well as working as a team. Made up of children in… Read more »

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