Nancy Covey's Music & Castle Tour to England & Scotland 2012
9/23/2011 (updated 9/23/2011)
Nancy Covey's Music & Castle tour to England and Scotland
August 5-19, 2012 just went on sale at www.festtours.net
Featured on the trip is a celebration of
at their Cropredy Festival in the Oxfordshire countryside
which will include
Richard Thompson and many special guests.
Nancy's Britain "untour", which is only offered every 5 years, explores the roots of traditional music of the British Isles using musicians as special guides. Some highlights include lunch with Fairport members, a Northumbrian celidh with Alistair Anderson (who has played on RT's CDs), cruise down the Thames with special guest musicians, visit to the infamous 15th century Rosslyn Chapel and many public and private castles including Towie Barclay, home of musician Marc Ellington.