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Chris Leslie from Fairport Convention
Saturday, 9th November ,2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Roots are delighted to welcome Chris back to Wigan for his second visit to Acoustic Roots.
Chris is a multi instrumentalist and singer-songwriter based in Oxfordshire UK, primarily known for the past nineteen years for his work with Fairport Convention. He has toured and recorded with, amongst others: Steve Ashley, the Albion Band, Jez Lowe, Ian Anderson, Chris While and Julie Matthews, Whippersnapper, Alan Stivell, Feast of Fiddles and St. Agnes Fountain. Chris has provided music for a number of Radio Four plays and classic serials. His fiddle playing has also been heard on the TV series Heartbeat, Midsommer Murders and Billy Connolly’s World Tour of Scotland.
Chris plays: Fiddle, Mandolin, Tenor Guitar, Bouzouki, Ukulele, Banjo, Oud, Whistle and Native American Flute.
Doors open 7pm and concert starts 7.30pm.
Ample free parking outside the venue, fabulous acoustics in a gorgeous setting, step-free access, licensed bar and our much-revered Bose PA sound.