Upcoming Events (multi-day events listed under 'Notices')
|Tue Jan 16 @14:30 - |
The Forget-me-not Memory Café at Sewers Village Hall, Curry Rivel
|Tue Jan 16 @19:30 - |
Langport Flower Club
|Tue Jan 16 @19:30 - 21:00|
The Mid Wessex Singers – an invitation
|Wed Jan 17 @14:00 - 16:00|
The Wiser Money South Somerset Project – Free Money and Debt Advice
|Fri Jan 19 @19:00 - |
Movies in the Village Hall Curry Rivel
|Mon Jan 22 @09:30 - 10:30|
Age UK Somerset - Yoga, stretch and flex
|Mon Jan 22 @17:30 - |
The Levels Scout Group – the week ahead
- Last Updated: Friday, 18 March 2016 10:39
- Written by John Taylor
This video includes two songs followed by a potted history of a local, famous Folk Singer, Emma Overd. There is also a selection of images depicting scenes that would have been familiar to Emma (1838-1928).
The songs are sung by Amanda Boyd aka 'Mrs Price's Parlour'.
Once activated (click anywhere on the image screen) you may vary the picture quality and size by using the controls along the lower edge.
'Draggle Tail Gypsies'
One more of the many songs passed on to Cecil Sharp by Emma Overd, interpreted and sung by Amanda Boyd
'Green Fields of Somerset'
Sung by Amanda - a live recording from a performance.