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Song Collectors Collective Gathering 2016
Sat 26 November 2016, 09:45 – 16:15 GMT
A DAY OF EXPLORATIONS INTO FOLK CULTURES FROM AROUND THE WORLD
The Song Collectors Collective brings you their annual Gathering. This year taking place at St Mark’s Church, we present a celebration of the art of song collecting. As in previous years we will have insightful talks on various aspects of song collecting from esteemed invitees such as raconteurHugh Lupton, ethnomusicologists Angela Impey andShzr Ee Tan, Wren Music founder Paul Wilson, ethnobotanist Sarah Edwards and the prolific folklore archivist Doc Rowe. The Gathering will be followed by the The Nest Collective’s secondUnampliFire festival featuring performances from some of the finest singers and storytellers working in the oral tradition. It will be a day of phenomenal stories, experiences, lives and melodies.