Songs Without Words

Music (acoustic, folk)

  • The Royal Oak - Royal Oak Lounge
  • 12:45
  • Aug 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Simon Kempston and Paul Tasker
  • Warnings and additional info: None
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
Venue Age Restriction: Strictly 18+
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Two of Scotland's foremost acoustic guitarists, Simon Kempston ('a master of fingerstyle guitar' (Scotsman)) and Paul Tasker ('one of the leading guitarists of his generation' (Maverick)) combine their unique talents to present their new, original instrumental works together at the Fringe. An eclectic show crammed with incredible music, join the virtuosic duo as they weave a fascinating journey from Jansch to Knopfler, Segovia to Reinhardt and all places in between. An essential show not to be missed by any lover of the guitar, this is a rare opportunity to see two prodigious guitarists up close.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There are 14 steps up down into this venue. the toilets are also down on this level.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 11- 20
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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