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Tolka + Tapsalteerie (folk/Celtic)
Join two of Melbourne’s most innovative and original folk bands, Tolka and Tapsalteerie, for an exciting evening at
Original compositions and innovative arrangements are central to the repertoire of both bands, who join forces in
presenting their uniquely Australian folk voices.
Tolka’s award-winning line-up features banjo, fiddle and flute backed up by driving guitar rhythms, combining to produce a diverse and exciting performance of tunes and songs. Tapsalteerie performs original music that explores interesting territory – including unusual time-signatures and colorful harmonies – infused with the rhythmic drive
and tone colours of traditional Irish and Scottish music.
Allan Evans – Flute, Whistles, Vocals
Hilary Glaisher – Fiddle, Vocals
Cameron Hibbs – Tenor banjo
Robert Hillman – Guitar, Vocals
Meredith Beardmore – Flute
Timothy Franklin – Guitar/keyboard
Isaac Gunnoo – Double bass
Maddison Carter – Drums