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Brenda Wootton

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Brenda Wootton

Brenda Wootton has been played on NTS in shows including Perm Politics w/ Chantal, featured first on 17 August 2017. Songs played include Stars.

Brenda Wootton (née Ellery) (1928 - 1994) was a Cornish poet and folk singer and was seen as an ambassador for Cornish tradition and culture.

She began her musical career as a young schoolgirl, singing in village halls throughout the remote communities of west Cornwall. Wootton became active on the folk scene in the early 60s and almost single-handedly kept the Cornish folk song tradition alive for many years. Her early albums were recorded on Cornwall's Sentinel label, often with her singing partners…

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Stars
Brenda Wootton, John Fish
Piper's Folk1968
Stars
Brenda Wootton, John FishPiper's Folk1968
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