If you don’t know the voice of Cara Dillon, you’re in for a treat.
If you are already amongst her legions of admirers around the world, you know you have something special in store. The extraordinary Irish singer makes music that transcends genres and crosses barriers. She has won every folk award going, but confesses to being no purist, making music that reaches beyond the constraints and limitations of tradition.
Together with her husband and musical partner, Sam Lakeman, Cara Dillon has successfully steered an eclectic musical path. Celebrated for entwining traditional and contemporary elements she has earned both commercial success and astonishing critical acclaim. Whether she’s singing her native traditional songs of lost love and emigration, or original compositions, you will be hard pressed to find a more emotive and captivating performer. Cara Dillon is at the very top of her field.
Supporting Cara we have the extraordinary harmonies of Jess Distill, Hannah Elizabeth and Kathy Pilkinton, who together make the award-winning young band Said The Maiden, so this night is guaranteed to be something special for music lovers.