Holywell Music and Folk presents Ben Savage & Hannah Sanders
Huddled round a single microphone, singing intimate duets with just mountain dulcimer, dobro and guitar, Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage are an acoustic duo that look & sound classically timeless, yet their music is unique.
Fleetingly, they may evoke a memory of Gram & Emmylou, Shirley & Davey, or Gillian & David but their distilling of musical influences from both sides of the Atlantic produces a refined sound that is decidedly their own.
Their unique unplugged presentation creates a widescreen, cinematic soundscape with open spaces and atmosphere, giving their beautifully pure vocals room to share the songs’ emotion and narrative.
The material is as joyful and fun as it is intense, but the common factor is the duo’s warmth and confidence in each other; their natural ease and connection is clearly evident on the recorded music, and a genuine pleasure to witness on stage.
Doors open at 19.00, support Kirsty Merryn on stage at 7.15,
Ben & Hannah on stage at 20.00. Finish by 22.00
Tickets £14 in Adv, £17 on the Door. Also available from Truck store, Cowley Rd, cash only £15.
Quaker Meeting House, 43 St Giles, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3LW
Fri 19 Apr 2019