Ian Mann enjoys this “Transatlantic Folk” double bill featuring the contrasting but complementary talents of local vocalist and songwriter Deborah Rose and New York singer songwriter Kenny White.
Rose has been a regular presence on the Jazzmann web pages for a number of years. Blessed with a stunningly pure voice and an innate musicality her love of words, song and singing has found her exploring the worlds of folk, jazz and Americana with a variety of collaborators, including local gypsy jazz guitar wizard Remi Harris, another artist who is due to feature on the Fringe Festival programme.
Deborah Rose is an established presence on the UK folk scene, an ethereal vocal talent owing more in spirit to the late, great Sandy Denny than the commercial sound of Laura Marling or her stadium folk peers. And it’s the voice of this Welsh-born but Severn Valley resident songstress that rings clear and transcendent, unifying […]
Deborah Rose featuring The O’Farrell Frolicks & Grey Wolf Artrix, Bromsgrove 05/03/2015 It’s a year now since Welsh songstress Deborah Rose launched her last album, Song Be My Soul, at Artrix. It was an unforgettable evening which highlighted her considerable ability to evoke images through the purity of her voice and some brilliantly crafted lyrics. […]
Deborah Rose featuring The O’Farrell Frolicks & Grey Wolf Artrix, Bromsgrove 05/03/2015 Deborah Rose launches her new album “Wilde Wood” by performing with two different line ups and singing with a very special guest. A celebration of local talent and a triumph for all concerned. Welsh born, Worcestershire based singer, guitarist and songwriter Deborah Rose […]
Deborah Rose gets an Artist Page on Bob Harris’s website.… click here to view
Midland singer Deborah Rose tells Zoe Chamberlain how she ended up friends with the family of her tragic heroine. 12:00, 8 Jun 2012 | Updated 20:53, 30 May 2013 | By Zoe Chamberlain, Birmingham Post Midland singer Deborah Rose tells Zoe Chamberlain how she ended up friends with the family of her tragic heroine. An […]
An impressive body of work with typically immaculate singing from Rose and sympathetic support from a diverse and well chosen cast of musicians. “Song Be My Soul” Welsh born, Worcestershire based singer, guitarist and songwriter Deborah Rose has been a frequent presence on the Jazzmann web pages, sometimes under her previous name of Deborah Hodgson. […]
She sings songs made famous by the late great Eva Cassidy Singer Deborah Rose who performs many of the songs made famous by the late Eva Cassidy will be performing at Hepworth Village Hall tomorrow evening. Deborah is the latest in the series of Hepworth Live gigs and organiser Paul Drury is especially pleased to […]
If you were invited to a concert by an “Emotive Songstress” you might expect something sickly sweet or, perhaps worse, something nerve janglingly overpowering. Nothing could be further from the truth when spending a couple of hours in the company of Deborah Rose, her sister and an eclectic group of like minded musicians. Billed as […]
On the weekend that Eva Cassidy would have turned fifty, the singer Deborah Rose joins Sir Terry and performs Songbird live in the studio…. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p014n3qq
Deborah commemorates the 50th anniversary of late singer Eva Cassidy.
Deborah Rose with Martin Riley & Catherine Harper, Tarc Gallery, Stanford Bridge, Worcs., 16/02/2013 With her stunningly pure voice I’ve always considered Rose to be a talent worthy of greater recognition. This was an excellent trio performance with the singer well supported by her colleagues. Welsh born, Worcestershire based, singer, songwriter and guitarist Deborah Rose […]