Lockdown song: We Still Bloom

Lockdown song: We Still Bloom

Written during the Coronavirus lockdown in the UK and recorded at home.

Canaire

Canaire

A song for Janette, for her ordination in June 2019.
The song takes the story of Canaire, 6th century Irish celtic saint and early advocate for women’s place in the church.

Creatures One and All

Creatures One and All

A song written for my niece, Charis.
I had fun making the video, shot on my phone at Tehidy Woods, Portreath beach and in the grounds at Epiphany House, Truro.

The Crossing Place

The Crossing Place

This poem by Sr. Raphael Consedine was part of the inspiration for a song recorded with Wayfarers on our EP in 2017.

Song for Jo

Song for Jo

A song written to celebrate the life of my dear friend Jo Kennedy and to remember the joy that she brought to so many through her love of music and misrule.

Shine

Shine

A song written for my niece Lowen. Video cobbled together on my phone – fun though!

Gracey Briney

Gracey Briney

A song about an extraordinary woman who worked the mines near Redruth for many years. An eccentric, unconventional character with a fascinating story…

Times are hard / Dozmary Five

Times are hard / Dozmary Five

Recorded in St Martin’s Church, Penzance a couple of weeks ago. Times are Hard is an adaptation of a song I found in Canow Kernow. Emma Packer wrote the tune which follows it in this set, Dozmary Five.