Nick Mulvey has been announced as the guest curator of next year’s Cambridge Folk Festival, taking place in the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall on August 1-4, 2019.
He’ll select five of his favourite artists to play the festival, as well as taking to the main stage for his own performance.
Said Mulvey: “As a Cambridge boy born and bred I’m honoured to be the guest curator of next year’s Folk Festival and I’m excited to bring a flavour of the music I love into the mix.”
Mulvey follows 2018’s curator Rhiannon Giddens who performed three times herself and took part in debates and Q&As.
Tickets for the 2019 Cambridge Folk Festival are available via the official site from October 1.
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