Aidan Connolly (IRE)Aidan Connolly is a master young fiddle player from Dublin and is considered one of the leading Irish musicians of his generation. His debut album, 'Be Off', was released in 2016 to critical acclaim and is considered one of the best fiddle albums of recent years. He has toured extensively in the USA and Japan and has performed in Sweden, France, Spain, the UK and Australia. Aidan is celebrated for his unique style of playing.
Gabrielle Journey JonesGabrielle Journey Jones is a poet and percussionist born on sovereign Gadigal Land Sydney. She shares Maori and African bloodlines and lives on Yuin Country Far South Coast NSW with her family. Gabrielle has read her poetry on open mics and as a featured performer at local national and international events for over 20 years. Her collection, Spoken Medicine ,was published by Ginninderra Press in 2017. Gabrielle is wholeheartedly inspired by and contributes to her diverse creative communities.
Good Girl Song Project, TheThe Good Girl Song Project anchors itself in great storytelling and original songwriting and features Penny Larkins, Penelope Swales, Helen Begley and Jamie Molloy. They present their stunning folk song cycles “Settlement” and "Voyage" which follow the experiences of new female immigrants to colonial Australia of the 1830s. The struggles and triumphs of new immigrants in an old world are brought to life with finely wrought folk arrangements and tightly scripted stories