Ian Pittaway

musician and singer of medieval and renaissance music, multi-instrumentalist, author of this website.

“Ian’s instrumental virtuosity can’t be faulted, masterful on anything he turns his frets to.” ~ English Dance & Song magazine

performance and workshop page
YouTube page

The Night Watch

early music duo Ian Pittaway (voice, lutes, cittern, gittern, citole, renaissance guitar, bray harp, harp, mandore) and Andy Casserley (voice, recorders, simfony, crumhorn, rebec, shawm, gemshorn, pipe and tabor).

“… a galaxy of string and wind instruments … Dexterity, subtlety, precise timing and a display of flying fingers.” ~ Folk West

The Night Watch page
The Night Watch YouTube page

Harpsichord & Fortepiano Magazine

The Jones Boys
Folk duo Sam Sloan and Gordon Jackson play English songs and Irish tunes, with the odd foray into early music.