Additional 'Special Guest' Contributors to the 'Mad Martins' CD Box
Richard plays dulcimer and bouzouki on a large selection of the instrumental backing tracks to the spoken word pieces, which he arranged and performed as a duo with his musical collaborator, Mick Tyas.
Richard is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist and instrument maker from County Durham who has been performing traditional music for many years. In 2009 He founded acoustic folk trio Tippin The Wink with his wife Sylvia and Mick Tyas, becoming a regular fixture on the North East of England folk club scene and releasing acclaimed album The Devil's In The Detail in 2011.
Ann performs northumbrian pipes on the following spoken word pieces.