Vocal wonderment, soaring harmonies and old stories with new tunes. Hosted by musician, composer and researcher, Anna-Helena McLean
Day and Night are a collective of musicians working with traditional and original folk songs from around the world. Every gig is unique as all the songs are learned, arranged and performed live in one day and one night. During lockdownDay and Night convened an online virtual choir called 'Singing Village - bringing us through and beyond the pandemic' which is under development with partnership with rural set venues in Kent and East Sussex. Singing Village is developing audio song learning tools and a practice book in collaboration with indigenous music experts from around the world. For more information see also ACT Online.
Produced in association with The Quadrangle, Juju's Bar & Stage, The Nave, Dalston.
Singing Village is produced in association with The Nave, Hastings, Lossenham Farm and Project, Beechmast Wood and Quadrangle.
Previous Day and Night performers have included Nwando Ebizie, Peter Handley, Rachel Rose Reid, Emily Jane Grant, Megan Diane Wyler, Charlie Cattrall, Rosanna Lowe, Rowan Sawday, Cherry Franklin, Jasmina Stosic, Alexios Ioannou, George Bellamy, Mark McGurran, Amy Howard, Illana Cravitz, Pamela Wylie Samuelson, Adam Yasmin, Mia Theil Have, MD Pallavi and Elzbieta Rojek.