A man of many talents

celtic

I think it is fair to say that my late father was a man of many talents. Whilst sorting through his tools in the garage today, I found this part-complete Celtic inspired piece of wood work. My mother was more than happy for me to take it home to (carefully) work on it to completion.

Martyn Bennett

Thanks to an Ebay sale and a meeting with Alex, I have just been introduced to the music of the late Martyn Bennett.

Martyn’s music “Blackbird” was used here:

I am sorry that I didn’t know about Martyn’s music before his passing. But I will be making amends.

Edit: I have just realised that today would have been Martyn’s birthday.

Screenshot of Grit from Martyn Bennett's website. Copyright The Martyn Bennett Trust.
Screenshot of Grit from Martyn Bennett’s website. Copyright The Martyn Bennett Trust.

Sheila Chandra

Some of the first Sheila Chandra tracks I ever got to hear:

Apologies for posting an unofficial video. It’s such a shame that we’re probably never going to hear SC singing live again.