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Dan Walsh playing Banjo and Alistair Anderson playing concertina

Dan Walsh and Alistair Anderson make audiences happy!

Dan Walsh and Alistair Anderson have just completed a Highlights rural tour taking in Northumberland, Cumbria and Co. Durham and the audience reaction  has been very enthusiastic. Most shows  sold out.

A sample of audience comments from the first night in Wooler, Northumberland, showed people’s appreciation of being part of a community and being brought together by music. These are just some replies when asked how the event made them feel:

 Uplifted. Fantastic enthusiastic musicians

Excited. Thrilled. Happy, invigorated. They are utterly brilliant and uplifting.

Stunning evening. Part of the community connected to such quality music – great!

Happy to be able to enjoy such talented world class musicians in our local area

Like we belong and celebrate our culture. The music is the expression of local culture and this was a masterclass

Happy and energised listening to live unamplified music is great..

Elated. I am delighted to hear such wonderful exponents of our local musical culture. It makes our cultural community stronger.

Happy to be here. Everyone looks happy.

ACE! Its fun..

Dan and Alistair have some availability left in September 2018 (28 and 29 only) and December 2018 (Selected dates between 5 and 13) and from 19 – 28 Feb 2019.  The music and songs range from American Bluegrass and Old Time to Northumbrian rants and reels, played with precision and vigour on banjo, concertina, guitar and Northumbrian pipes. More info can be found here http://sharperthan.com/artists/dan-walsh-and-alistair-anderson/

If you would like a similar reaction from your own audience, please do get in touch!   Chris@sharperthan.com