Monday, 25 November 2019

Sari Alesh / Martin Springett aka:The Gardening Club at the Duncan Showroom


Last week Martin Springett performed a selection of his songs with violinist Sari Alesh, and this new format takes them to a whole new level. Luckily for us it was recorded, so it is possible to share in this incredible experience by visiting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUgcVZ6odAw


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The Gardening Club
CD - £9.99


Martin Springett was born in Crayford, Kent, England, in 1947. He studied art (that is he learned to play the Guitar) for two semesters at the Brassey School of Art in Hastings, Sussex. He emigrated to the West Coast of Canada in 1965, but returned to the UK in 1973 to pursue music in various bands.
He spent time in Germany, and toured through Europe. While in London Martin started to illustrate and design record covers for Columbia records. Upon his return to Vancouver, Martin carried on with music and illustrated various books and magazines. In 1978 he moved to Toronto, maintaining activity in every area where illustration is required.
He released his own album, The Gardening Club, in 1983.

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