Nickel Creek was an American progressive acoustic music trio consisting of Chris Thile (mandolin), Sara Watkins (fiddle) and Sean Watkins (guitar). The band was founded in 1989 and released six albums between 1993 and 2006, winning a 2003 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album. Nickel Creek disbanded in 2007. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nickel_Creek
Kalia presents her own compositions and contemporary music of her homeland. Her quartet comprises of Vasilis Chatzimakris on the Cretan lyra and mandolin, Nikos Ziarkas on Cretan laouto and electric guitar, and Theodoris Ziarkas on double bass. Visit Vortex on 24th February
“Michalis Kontaxakis Trio & Marina Dakanali” is his own personal way of approaching music through mandolins, and the cooperation with two exceptional virtuosos: Antonis Voumvoulakis on the guitar and the loops and Kostas Kalatzis playing the drums. Marina Dakanali, one of the warmest and, at the same time, most dynamic voices in the greek contemporary music scene, integrates the performance with her voice.
From Saxophone to Mandolin, Clarinet, Guitar/s or warm/deep Vocals, Ukelele - plus a wide choice of classical and more contemporary music - from Mozart, to Michael Bublé...Chris Hastings is one of the most unique, professional and sought after musicians/singers for ambient - yet engaging – mellifluous (sweet/flowing) music at social occasions & private events across South Wales..With over 150 wedding ceremonies/receptions to his name since graduation in 2005, Chris continues to be…