Moonrakers

Live Act Folk Melodic
Moonrakers - Folk Melodic Live Act in Oxford

Moonrakers Short Info

Oxford's much-toured band Moonrakers (Celtic harp, fiddle, stringed instruments, whistles, female/male vocals) give a full concert of songs and tunes from the English, Irish and Scottish traditional as well as their own compositions. Now launching their fourth album of "exquisite music "(BBC) with "truly wonderful" (Wycombe Festival) performance, Moonrakers present an informal evening of musical excellence and humour. To see and hear more, go to www.moonrakers.net

Moonrakers on Tour

  • 27 | 01 | 2017 Oxford Wesley Memorial Church, OX1 2DH
  • 28 | 01 | 2017 Grove, Oxfordshire Grove Village Hall
  • 28 | 03 | 2017 Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire St Mary's Church
  • 04 | 05 | 2017 Maidenhead, Bucks Maidenhead Folk Club
  • 09 | 06 | 2017 Ellesborough St Peter's Church, HP17 OXG
  • 10 | 06 | 2017 Oxford St Giles Church, Horspath, OX33 1SE
  • 10 | 08 | 2017 Cropredy, OX17 1NG Lunchtime, Cropredy Festival, in the church
  • 02 | 09 | 2017 Bunkfest, OX10 9YN TBC, Afternoon concert
  • 09 | 09 | 2017 Benslow Music 7:30pm SG4 9RB

Past Gigs Moonrakers

  • 10 | 2014 Stanton St John, Oxfordshire In the Church
  • 09 | 2014 Bicester St Edburg's Church
  • 08 | 2014 Cropredy Fairport's Cropredy Festival
  • 07 | 2014 Wallingford Bunkfest
  • 07 | 2014 Halsway Manor Residential Weekend and concert
  • 06 | 2014 Downley The "Up" Festival
  • 05 | 2014 Lechlade Lechlade Music Festival

Discography Moonrakers

  • 2014 Silken Thread Album | Moonrakers
  • 2011 Bird on the Wing Album | Moonrakers
  • 2008 Beneath the Snow Album | Moonrakers
  • 2005 Both Sides Album | Moonrakers

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223 Fans

Origin

  • Oxford GB

Founded

  • 2000

Members

  • Jon Bennett guitar, bouzouki, whistles, bodhran, vocals
  • Liz van Santen fiddle
  • Sarah Fell vocals
  • Ellie Dunston Celtic harp

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