The name Rosewood may be a fairly recent one, but the members of this trio have have been performers on the folk scene for some years and have played at major UK folk festivals as well as on the club circuit. Members of Rosewood have played or still play in Bass Instincts, Bof!, Crownstreet, Harkeles, The Hosepipe Band and RSVP.
Rosewood are based in East Anglia. They sing and play traditional and contemporary songs and instrumentals, some of which they have written themselves. Their unique features are the range of their source material and the array of instruments they play. These include bandoneon, footbass, hammered dulcimer, bagpipes, bouzouki, and deskbells.
The members of Rosewood are:
Bagpipes, Recorder, Flute, Hammered dulcimer, Desk Bells, Saxophone, Vocals
Guitar, Bouzouki, Vocals
Melodeons, Concertina, Bandoneon, Hurdy gurdy, Footbass, Vocals
The band’s five-track, EP, Rosewood, is available from their website.