Time & Location
04 Feb 2024, 19:00
Southampton, Brunswick Square, Southampton SO14 3AR, UK
About The Event
The Beatrix Players
After a 4 year hiatus, the Award-winning Beatrix Players are back with a brand new line up and album. Original Beatrix front woman and award-winning vocalist Amy Birks, is joined by a raft of talent, including John Hackett on flute, original Beatrix Player; Tom Manning, and Oliver Day on guitars, Andrew Booker on drums and percussion, Kyle Welch on bass, Jane Fenton on cello and Matt Lumb on keys. Original Beatrix Players writer Helena Dove, also rejoins the writing line-up.
Florid, adventurous music that operates at the interface between folk, prog and baroque chamber pop, Beatrix Players are the 2017 winners of the Limelight Award for best new artist at the Progressive Music Awards.
"At its best, Magnified reboots the Brontes’ spirit for our brave new world.” Prog Magazine
"Intimately acoustic, classically flavoured ... once you get to know these melodies they aren't soon forgotten" Progression
“Music is a wonderful thing; there are times when an album resonates with you and this has happened here for me.” The Progressive Aspect
"I cannot recommend highly enough what a mesmerising, captivating and thoroughly enchanting experience awaits" - The Prog Mind
Many of you will remember colin as the guitarist with highly regarded progressive folk-rockers The Morrigan.
These days he is a digital artist and releases his own solo albums.
He will be playing music from his solo releases enhanced by his digital animations.