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Best wishes for 2017

Thanks to everyone who stayed with us last year. We had a bit of a quiet year, not just because of the challenging new political landscape, but also because Paula and Serpil managed to be in different countries to each other for about a third of it. In 2017, we are looking forward to doing some new recording, launching our new website and hitting the road with our instruments a bit more frequently. For a little New Year cheer from us – please click the youtube link below..

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Live from RNCM – Armenian folk song

Սարերի հովին մեռնեմ  or Sareri Hovin Mernem is an Armenian folk song. It means ‘I would die for the mountain breeze’. Live acapella recording from RNCM (Royal Northern College of Music) Manchester, February 2016. The song has been song by many, many artists, not just from Armenia, but from all over the world.    

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River Lea

Watch the River Lea clip and see the lyrics here. Written many years before the Adele song of the same name. Lost in the shadows and the summer breeze Cold dark waters of the River Lea A thousand secrets of  a thousand years of history   And there’s nothing pretty about it at all Neglected houses and graffiti walls Urban heroes and a stray dog yawning wide   And sometimes  in these days I think just how good life can be And lost in all my thoughts I find myself by the river lea   Is it too much to

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Cambridge Folk Concert 28th February 2016

Paula Darwish, Serpıl Kılıç and band. Turkish and Kurdish folk songs. Children welcome.

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Solidarity Night for those Affected by the Ankara Bombing

London Solidarity Night for those Affected by the Ankara Bombing 14th Nov

As well as the information on this website there is also a  Facebook Event Page

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