Highly lauded songwriter and guitarist Mark Harrison, along with well-known national radio and TV broadcaster David Freeman, will be presenting an uplifting and informative evening of modern and classic blues songs and stories, about life today and the history of blues music and blues personalities. Mark Harrison is a unique British songster who draws heavily on the blues for his inspiration, his songs covering both modern issues and the world of the original blues artists. He tours extensively and has appeared frequently on BBC Radio. David Freeman is a hugely experienced broadcaster for BBC, Jazz FM and Sky, and a leading authority on all forms of blues music and its history. He has done a host of live shows, including many literary festivals. This event is promoted by Air in G, supporting the performing arts in rural Gloucestershire. Doors (and bar) open 7.00 pm, with the performance starting at 7.30 pm. Tickets @ £10 are available via the Air in G website or (to avoid the booking fee) from Sue Knox on 07817 232276.
On Tuesday 18 January, from 16.00 – 19.00, we will be hosting the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gloucestershire, Chris Nelson, at Hartpury Village Hall.