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Linda Hirst

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Linda Hirst

Linda Hirst has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 10 episodes and was first played on 13 May 2014.

Linda Hirst was born and grew up in Huddersfield, and studied flute and singing at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Her career began during the early music revival of the early seventies, with Roger Norrington, John Eliot Gardiner and David Munrow. From 1974-78 she was a Swingle Singer, she then co-founded Electric Phoenix. With both groups she travelled the world, leading to work with many living composers, and becoming internationally renowned, in particular for her performances of contemporary music.

She has performed…

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A Doughnut In My Hand
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
A Doughnut In My Hand
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Women Of The World
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Women Of The World
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Look At The Moon
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Look At The Moon
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Whale Badge
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Whale Badge
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Pussy On The Mat
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Pussy On The Mat
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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People Run To The Edge
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
People Run To The Edge
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Step It Out Lively, Boys
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Step It Out Lively, Boys
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Over You Go
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Over You Go
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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Life In A Scotch Sitting Room Vol.2 (Episode 15)
Ivor Cutler, Linda Hirst
Rough Trade1983
Life In A Scotch Sitting Room Vol.2 (Episode 15)
Ivor Cutler, Linda HirstRough Trade1983
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