The Cruel Sister

In January 2013 I performed at Café Extra with harper Ulrich Knopp.
With such an opportunity, this tale of harp music bringing justice had to be in the programme.

The story which follows Uli's final music is the beginning of The Silent Princess

There is more about the tale and the music here.


The video clips here are all amateur quality, shot in various theatres.
Their intention is just to show the range of my storytelling and give a flavour of a live performance.
Permission is granted for use in non-commercial educational contexts.
The videos are © Richard Martin.
Professionally recorded CDs and DVDs are available here.

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