Serious presents:

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

+ Vishtèn

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    Tue 9 June 2020

  • Doors open: 18:30

  • £25 adv + cmsn

  • Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, Islington, London, N1 2UN.

Entry Requirements: Under 16s accompanied by an adult

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Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

This sublime, critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians – Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora maestro Seckou Keita – delivers a stunning exhibition of world-class musicianship. Drawing deep on their own diverse traditions and transforming them with remarkable synergy, Catrin and Seckou have built a formidable reputation for extraordinary performances, winning Best Group at the 2019 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.

‘An emotional demonstration of how two virtuoso musicians triumphantly bring different cultures together’ (★★★★★ Guardian)

Their triumphant second album Soar earnt them the prestigious fRoots Critics Poll Album of the Year 2018, and charted inspirational common ground between two traditions.

‘You could listen to this 1,000 times and still find something new’ (★★★★ Mojo)

Opening set from Vishtèn – one of Canada’s most highly regarded roots music artists, fusing Acadian and Celtic genres with rock and indie-folk influence.

Estimated Times

All times are subject to change on the night

18:30 – Doors, Bar and Margins Cafe serving hot homemade food open

22:30 – Curfew

Union Chapel Bar open after the show.

Margins Cafe

Margins Cafe will be serving delicious, hot, homemade food at this event. All profits support The Margins Project, which works with people who face homelessness and crisis and is based here at the Chapel.

Important:

You must also have a ticket for this event to eat at Margins Cafe.

The Cafe opens to all ticket holders when the chapel doors open, scheduled to be 18:30 for this show.

We’re also taking limited early dinner reservations at 18:00 for this event. Be quick it can fill up fast!

How to book early dinner reservations:

You can book for dinner when buying your ticket through our site.

If the option doesn’t appear then it means dinner is fully booked.

If you have already purchased your ticket for this show you can check availability and book for all dates here.

If there are no tables available it will say ‘We are sorry but this event has sold out.’

Information for people with a reservation:

You’ll get an email with full details shortly before the event, however, you just need to come to the black gate to the left of the main entrance, marked Early Dinner Reservations at 18:00 and show your reservation and gig ticket.

Menu:

The menu will be displayed here; it normally goes up a couple of days before the show.   There will always be at least two hot meals, one of which will be veggie, to choose from, plus lighter bites such as quiche and salad.  Check out the sample menu here.

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