★★★★★

Stunning… truly a transport of delight

Alfred Hickling, The Guardian

Paul Sartin

Faustus & Belshazzar's Feast


Paul is Musical Director of The Transports.

As a singer, oboist, violinist, composer and arranger Paul has performed and recorded extensively with BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards winners and nominees Bellowhead,  Belshazzar’s Feast and Faustus.

Editor of the Bellowhead Songbook, and Hampshire Dance Tunes, Paul’s composition commissions include: The Seven Joys of Mary for the Choir of Somerville College, Oxford; The Hartlepool Monkey for Streetwise Opera, nominated for a BASCA award; and Kites, Cars and Cor Anglais, commissioned by BBC Radio 4 for the series Playing the Skyline. His latest publication is Community Choirs Folk, for Faber Music.

Since 2001 Paul has directed the Andover Museum Loft Singers, a non-auditioning community choir.

He was awarded a First for his Masters in Traditional Music, and in 2007 received a 75th Anniversary Award from the English Folk Dance and Song Society.

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