With a career spanning over 25 years in music, Kate Rusby is one of the finest interpreters of traditional folk songs and one of our most emotive original songwriters – melding old and new so you can barely see the join. A Mercury Prize nominee, Folk Singer of the Year, Best Live Act, Best Album and Best Original Song winner at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
Forever proud to call herself folk singer, Kate Rusby’s beautiful, expressive vocalsnever fail to connect the emotional heart of a song to that of her audience. Famously down to earth, for over twenty years Kate?s engaging personality and sharp Yorkshire wit have further endeared her to concert goers everywhere.
And it is in her special Christmas concerts that all these elements combine to exquisite effect.
After fifteen years of enchanting audiences up and down the land, Kate’s Christmas tour–captured on her 2013 Live At Christmas concert DVD–has for many, become as much a part of the festivities as Christmas pudding itself! Warm and inviting, spicy and sparkly she and her marvellous band–joined as ever by a sublime brass quintet–embody the sounds and joyous spirit of the best Christmases ever!