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LEANDER MORALES: Leander is currently in rehearsals, getting ready to hit the road in 2016. Last year saw the successful release of his long awaited debut EP "The First Lesson" - The EP represents the starting block of what will be a year of shows, starting with a private video short taken inside the walls of Camelot Castle. The year will see Leander performing a series of intimate shows in village locations across the UK, whilst preparing and working on a more extensive tour and album release for 2017.
Leander will be showcasing some new material over 3 intimate acoustic shows including Bath Spa University SU, Edington, Wiltshire and East Prawle in South Devon. More shows will be added with a full tour later this year.
Leander is currently working with violinist "Katherine Brewer". Together they have been reworking some of Leander's best known songs. Check out their youtube short video taken in 2015! Together they have performed Glastonbury Festival, The Village Pump Festival and they performed their last show of 2015 in Worcester's Huntingdon Hall. You can see more of Leander & Katherine in 2016.
EVENTS: Gm3 Music are hosting a number of shows in 2016 including The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show for the Bath International Music Festival on May 27th and Reef at Frome Festival on July 9th. Gm3 is also working with Westbury Town Council for their summer celebrations outdoor concert for the town. Gm3 will also continue to support local music by working with The Westbury Music and Arts Festival and The Frome Festival later this year. More news on up and coming events very soon!
Westbury is situated within driving distance and a short train ride from The City Of Bath, Salisbury and Bristol. The old market town sits on the Wiltshire/Somerset border and is within a short drive of many national attractions including Longleat House and Stonehenge. The town has a great deal of history and plays host to some incredible annual events. Also...
One of the UK's largest annual UK folk Festivals "The Village Pump Festival" has pitched up at Westbury's White Horse Country Park plus there's a bi-annual street party/live concert and
other events throughout the year including the Country Park Fireworks display and Annual
Summer White Horse Festival.
One of the oldest working public swimming pools in Great Britain
The third largest Peal of 8 Church bells in the world
Breathtaking view across Wiltshire from The Westbury White Horse and Iron Age hill fort.
The growing music and arts scene in the town with the annual Westbury Music & Arts Festival.
Music friendly Pubs/Bars with regular live music throughout the year.
Some notable Westbury connections including King Alfred the Great and Westbury residents Penleigh Boyd (artist), songwriter/activist Ruth May Fox and England footballing legend John Atyeo
Leander's new EP is titled "The First Lesson" taken from a tapestry created by Leander's mum. The tapestry took 5 years to complete and spent some time displayed in the historic Longleat House, Wiltshire, UK in the 1980s.
Leander Morales performing at the 2015
Bradford Roots Festival
Reporter Katie Smith interviews Leander Morales for "The Buddy Magazine."
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