Partial funding is available through several sources, including
the New England Foundation for the Arts and the New Hampshire State
Council on the Arts. Please call for details.
The Consort can supply their own sound system, or provide a technical
rider, as well as posters and publicity
materials as needed.
Steve (B.A. Oberlin College) is an award-winning
performer and composer. Classically trained on violin, he is also
a gifted singer/songwriter, guitarist and storyteller. He has delighted
audiences from New England to Alaska, the Netherlands and the British
Isles. His musical honors include ASCAP composer's awards, Artist
Fellowship Awards and five fiddling championships.
plays masterfully on more than two dozen instruments ranging from
whistles and recorders to shawm and gemshorn. Equally at home with
an evening of Bach or sea shanties, he performs throughout New England.
David also appears regularly as a featured singer and multi-instrumentalist
with The Revels in Cambridge, MA.
David is a virtuoso wizard on the guitar, mandolin, and bouzouki.
He has toured throughout the U.S. and Brittany, often appearing
with singer Susie Burke. Solo recordings include Back Roads and
Return to Kemper. Recently David released his first Celtic Guitar
book for Mel Bay Publications. For more information contact Madrina
Music, P.O. Box 4225, Portsmouth, NH 03802-4332.
Kent's innovative fretless bass and piano playing has graced many
artists' recordings. A highly sought after performer and studio
musician, he brings a contemporary sound to the consort's arrangements.
Kent teaches at Berwick Academy in Maine and performs regularly
with Cosy Sheridan and Ben Baldwin & the Big Note. When not
lost in some novel chord progression, Kent resides in Kittery Point,
Maine, where he enjoys nature, sailing and nautical herpetology.