The Nest Collective take root on the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden for a series of summertime gigs during Festival of Love.
Providing a summer soundtrack to the London skyline - Folk with Altitude returns for a 4th year under the banner ‘New Folk, Old Folk & No Folk' - Bring brollies, pillows and an eager ear!
31st July : Dom La Nena & Moira Smiley
Dom La Nena - Brazilian cellist and songwriter Dominique Pinto, known by her stage name Dom La Nena, draws favourable comparisons as disparate as 'a young Brian Wilson' (Wall Street Journal), 'a bossa Joanna Newsom' (Time Out New York), and 'Cat Power's...lost sister' (Pop Dose).
Moira Smiley - A musical polyglot with a soulful repertoire of traditional American folksongs Smiley's work can be heard on feature films, television programs, Radio & on more than 60 albums. When not leading her own group, Smiley tours with Indie artist tUnE-yArDs, Solas, The Lomax Project & more.
Folk With Altitude 2016 Series
Also Coming Up
20th July >> http://bit.ly/28Qpxbr
Maarja Nuut is a fiddler and singer from Northern Estonia. Her music combines traditional dance tunes, songs, and stories with live electronics to create an intricate and layered sound-scape where minimalism and experimental sounds meet the village musical traditions of pre-war Europe.
Thu 28 Jul >> http://bit.ly/28PhN9e
Chouk Bwa Libete & Hanoi Masters
Gather in our roof garden to hear a moving double bill of Haitian and Vietnamese music.
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‘La Nena’ (little girl) is the nickname that she has carried around the world since adolescence. However, even though she still has a girlish air, Dominique ‘Dom’ Pinto moves around the music scene like a seasoned actress. Her experience is enviable, and she could easily be described as a ‘musician…
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