Mick Mangan & Helen Butterfield

Mick Mangan is a guitarist, a singer-songwriter and an interpreter of both traditional and contemporary music, in the folk/blues/Celtic/Americana/roots idiom, with a little bit of jazz here, a touch of country there, a smidgeon of rock’n’roll, a dash of classical… He plays solo and with a variety of other artists: Here at the festival he will be playing with whistle-player extraordinaire Rick Blackmore as the duo “Bold Reynard”.

Helen is an accomplished violinist and plays a variety of styles from Irish Fiddle to classical. Currently playing in the modern country band Hartland Country ( https://www.hartlandcountry.co.uk/) In recent times, Helen’s been spending time on an exciting new project – https://www.faceboo k.com/AlabamaBreezeBand