Song - accompaniment
on concertina and piano - session tunes on fiddle - author and lecturer -
producer of folk shows -
sometime member of The Ranters - founder member of The Keelers
New book - a biography of Johnny Handle.
was launched at Strings Attached in Newcastle, and at Whitby Folk
Week in August 2017.
you missed both of these rather special events, divvent fret pet. You can
buy it here.
I have converted
some of the talks I have given in recent times to powerpoint files which are
"stand alone", and can be downloaded free of charge. They include
the following topics: Napoleonic
Ballads, songs about Admiral Nelson, North East songs, and the tunes used
for the song John Barleycorn.
Please click the "Talks
Available" button above to access these
Song and Music (sorry no dance)
book of the family, published August 2008, is available here
My new email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pete's book of Napoleonic songs, July
2015, is available here