Singer and harpist Rachel Newton specialises in interpreting traditional folk songs in both English and Scottish Gaelic as well as writing and performing her own instrumental pieces. In 2017, she was awarded Musician of the Year at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
A skilled collaborator, Rachel is a founder member of the successful UK folk bands The Shee and The Furrow Collective. She also plays fiddle and viola and works across a range of performance platforms including theatre and storytelling.
Rachel released her mighty new album Here’s My Heart Come Take it in April 2016.
“Newton delivers a thing of great beauty” ★★★★★ fROOTS
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