Sweet Lemany

I must thank pipe-bag maker Jackie Boyce for opening the door for me to the music of Peter Bellamy. Hearing Jackie sing ‘Abe Carmin’, a song composed by Peter, made me an instant fan. Peter was a truly inspiring figure. He made music that transcended genre and did it with an air of cool and the look of a rockstar. This is his version of an English song associated with the Copper family of Dorset. Lemany is said to be a term of endearment, used to woo one's lover on Leman day, the beginning of the annual marriage period.


from Hearts Broken, Heads Turned, track released March 30, 2016
Jarlath: Vocals, guitar
Duncan: Double bass
Hamish: Wurlitzer 200A
Innes: Guitar
Alana: Vocals
Jason: Birdsong
Phil: Trombone

Bill: Baritone sax

Michael: Flugelhorn



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Jarlath Henderson Glasgow, UK

The youngest ever winner of the BBC Young Folk Award, back in 2003, multi-instrumentalist and singer Jarlath Henderson has since won further acclaim in his firebrand partnership with Ross Ainslie. . His hotly-anticipated solo debut, Hearts Broken, Heads Turned, launched at Celtic Connections 2016, comprises bold yet sensitive arrangements of traditional song. ... more

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