Nancy Kerr

26 September 2014

Nancy KerrThe daughter of well-known London singer-songwriter Sandra Kerr and Northumbrian piper Ron Elliott, Nancy started playing fiddle at the age of 5.

Aged 16 she formed a duo with her contemporary Eliza Carthy, and they became well known internationally as part of a new wave of English Folk.

As well as performing with her mother Sandra, folk-rock outfit Epona and more recently Tim van Eyken’s band, Nancy has always been in demand as a session artist. Her partnership with James Fagan has formed the backbone of her career since 1996.

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