Emily Portman in Session
Mark presents an hour of the best folk and acoustic music from Britain and beyond and a session from Emily Portman, performing songs from her new album Coracle.
The best folk and acoustic music from Britain and beyond.
This week, the award-winning singer Emily Portman performs songs from her new album, Coracle.
Emily, originally from Glastonbury, is known for the beautiful and strange themes of her albums. She won the Best Original Song prize at the 2013 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
For this week's session, she's joined by long-time collaborators Rachel Newton (harp) and Lucy Farrell (fiddle).
Plus the usual mix of new releases, classic tracks and news from the folk world.