The Charles Hennessey Duo is Canadian born composer, harpist and vocalist Sarai Robin Charles plus her guitar, keyboards and percussion and Scottish fiddle player Andrew Hennessey on an assortment of acoustic and electric fiddles, including 6-string bass fiddle, whistle, bodhran, percussion, singing bowls and vocals.
Our music comes from the heart and the land and our spirit ..
Robin and Andrew will play for you by prior arrangement, bookings in advance
From Concerts to small gatherings
HARP & FIDDLE, VOCALS
Tam O Shanter Parody
When weary shoppers leave the street and trundle home to soak their feet when Marks and Spencers closes doon and working folks are leaving soon Some part and say they're going for grub but actually mean a noisy pub with cheery friends it's open late
and none will leave till thirst they slake They think not of the miles that lie Of roads and lanes and sullen sky before the door of hame is reached
The Scottish Canadian fusion of Art, World Music and Ethnic Spirit.
Canadian born Harpist, Vocalist, Artist and Philosopher Dr Sarai Robin Charles teams up with Scottish Fiddler, Folklorist and Composer Andrew Hennessey for a unique exchange of musical interpretations.
where intae our lugs the time is screeched
a Scotsman's hame is no his castle for a pint O what a hassle. This truth found honest Jock the banker driving home his mind the blanker Oh Jock hads't thou but been sae wise as ta'en thy ain wife Nel's advice She's told you many times before your blethering tongue goes over the score and at the pub now every day you've sat and drank up all your pay …..