Banquo Folk Ensemble
Gathered by the Fire: Ancient Music to Celebrate Yuletide
Oak Bay United, 3 pm, Dec 1.
Banquo Folk Ensemble celebrates the beauty of the season with music from centuries gone by. Their two vocalists and array of instruments -- including harp, hurdy gurdy, cittern, recorders, crumhorn, various smallpipes and percussion, among others -- will wrap listeners in a warm and welcoming few hours outside the hurly burly of the modern age. Tickets $20, available at the door and at Munro's Books, Ivy's Bookshop and online at brownpapertickets. www.banquo.ca