BASORK is a ten piece fusion group whose compositions are influenced by Irish, European and Middle Eastern sounds. Brass, Strings and Woodwind combine with hints of jazz, funk and various traditional musics with big melodies and lots of improvisation.
Martin Coyle - Bouzouki, Baglama, Backing Vocal
Marc Forbes - Bass
Robert Peoples - Violin
Aideen Davis - Vocal
Conor McAuley - Drums & Percussion
Paul Cutliffe - Saxophone, Clarinet & Whistle
Donal McGuinness - Trombone
Robert Goodman - Trumpet
Amanda Koser-Gillespie - Tuba
Tom Byrne - Harmonica (guest soloist)
Nick Roth - Saxophone (guest soloist)
Lucia McGinnis - Harp (guest soloist)
Abby Oliveira - Spoken Word (guest soloist)
GOING BERSERK FOR BASORK!
Full feature and in depth interview from Culture N.I. about the origins of BASORK, it's members, influences and unique sound.