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05 July 2013 y.
The first application has been received by the Festival Organizing Committee from the Australian duo
The first application has been received by the Festival Organizing Committee from the Australian duo "The Baker Suite".
Based in Adelaide Australia, The Baker Suite regularly tours across Australia and internationally to Germany, Czech Republic, Japan, France and New Zeland. Festival appearances include the Bohemia Jazz Festival (CZ), Okayama Cultural Festival (JP), Nelson Arts Festival (NZ), International Guitar Festival (AU), Adelaide Festival of Arts, Adelaide Cabaret Festival and The National Folk Festival, Canberra.
Art-folk, jazz-pop, seductive-country, gypsy-romantica, cinematic storytelling... all terms which have been used to describe uniquely poetic Adelaide band The Baker Suite. Accordionist Gayle Buckby perfectly complements John Baker's whispering, grainy vocal, in a rich offering of stories and songs that expolre life, love and special relationship with nature.
Last year the duo applied for the participation in the III Krasnoyarsk International Music Festival of the Asia-Pacific region, but unfortunately due to some visa troubles, they couldn't manage to join the Festival. We hope in 2014 their performance will become a great present for Krasnoyarsk citizens and Festival guests.
"Perhaps they’re already one of your favourite bands – or perhaps you just haven’t discovered them yet. Either way, if you like slick, sophisticated art-folk, then you need to get into The Baker Suite. Over the past decade, the duo of John Baker and Gayle Buckby have melded worldly folk music with richly poetic lyrics, and the result is as palatable as it is powerful. And it’s a style which has won roots music fans at home and abroad: from Paul Grabowsky, who has worked with the band on various occasions, to the Czech President…"