Saturnalia Trio will play a rare evening of original songs and tunes in the bardic tradition (AKA "singer-songwriter") and historic Medieval & Renaissance tunes performed on a variety of acoustic instruments.
Saturnalia Trio will play a RARE show featuring music from their five New Weave albums played on a variety of instruments. Original & Medieval music at its best!
Saturnalia Trio will play a rare FREE Happy Hour at Camellia Lounge @ The Tea Zone (510 NW 11th, Portland, Oregon in honor of Arlene Millering's first solo watercolor art show. First Thursday from 5-6:30 PM.
Saturnalia Trio will be playing a short set at Paul Parker's birthday bash.
Sounds Like: Bert Jansch (Official), David Munrow, Gregorio Paniagua, Pentangle
Label: New Weave, New Weave
Manager: Daniel Crommie
Bio: Saturnalia Trio presents an energetic, ethereal and eclectic mix of original songs and melodies which incorporate elements borrowed from world folk music, infused with European Medieval and Renaissance music played on flutes, violins, percussion, mandolins and dulcimers with their recordings util...See Full Bio
“Medieval Europe was a magical world of miracle and mystery, animated by strings and drums from the Middle East and flutes and horns from the north. Though far from the mainstream today, the spirit of that music is still alive and dressed in contemporary trappings by musicians such as Daniel Crommie and his mates in the Saturnalia Trio, another brilliant facet of Portland’s rich and varied music scene. The sounds of a flute, mandolin and balalaika mingle in pleasing world-folk harmonies. ”