Pieces of Eight

Pirate Songs
Sketch of Thor and Anne Marie at Hartlepool Historic Dockyard by Keith Robson
Songs and Music for a Pirate's Pleasure.

Thor Ewing and Anne Marie Summers present a performance of piratical music and songs for Museums, Concerts, Castles, History Fairs, Weddings, Banquets, Re-enactment, Living History and other events.

A wealth of songs and tunes from the High Seas to the Scaffold, all drawn from contemporary broadsides and historical sources.

Avast me hearties!

Instruments featured are fife and drum, bagpipes, hurdy gurdy, recorders and percussion.

Other historical programmes include: 

Cantus Britannicus (Roman and Celtic Music)

Scop and Skald (Viking and Anglo-Saxon Music)

Chivalry (Medieval Music)

Tudor Rose (Sixteenth Century Music)

Shakespeare’s Day (Elizabethan and Jacobean Music)

Cavalilly Men (Civil War Music)

Brave Wolfe (Songs and Music for the hero of 1759)

Boney the Warrior (Napoleonic Music)

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