Nancy is a 23 year old Manchester based singer and instrumentalist who makes her enchanting and dynamic music with instruments such as harp, dulcimer, harmonium and guitar.
Her first album "Battle and Victory" is available now on Timbreland licensed through the Leaf Label. It was recorded in a 17 century cottage in rural Wales and a village hall on the outskirts of Manchester and features many instruments all alongside her unique voice and harmonies.
Her debut EP “The Wheel Turning King” was released under her full name Nancy Elizabeth Cunliffe in 2006 on Timbreland. It was all recorded in an old Corinthian style church over two all night sessions taking influences from sources as diverse as European gypsy songs, choral a cappella and North African music as well as more traditional British forms.
Her recordings have been played on BBC Radio 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6 Music as well as XFM.
During 2006 and 2007 her many gigs included supports for James Yorkston, Tunng, A Hawk and A Hacksaw, Marissa Nadler, Espers, The Memory Band and Josephine Foster.
>> Website: http://www.nancyelizabeth.co.uk
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