Hoskin & Wilson
Rhys keys
Hoskin & Wilson
U bass

Bernard Hoskin and Rhys Wilson are two of the most experienced singers and musicians on the folk/acoustic scene in the Cambridge area. Both are songwriters and multi-instrumentalists and their live shows are a mixture of original songs and covers from the some of the great songwriters such as Paul Simon, Jim Croce, Elton John and Neil Diamond.

Rhys Wilson has been performing and writing his own songs for the best part of 40 years. He has played in clubs and halls since he was 15 years of age and made his first album, Farewell Sunshine, in 1976 whilst still at school.

Since then he has been writing and producing music for dance shows, musicals and has written and produced music for other acts.

Bernard Hoskin combines a diverse range of influences  to create a distinctive and original sound which is based upon English songwriting and world music rhythms as well as the more common folk, country and blues styles.

He has released 9 CDs and opened for people such as Bert Jansch, Martin Carthy, Harvey Andrews, John Renbourn and Jacqui McShee, Clive Gregson, Isaac Guillory, Phil Beer, Colvin Quarmby, Johnny Dickinson, The Bills, Pete Atkin, Decameron, Dansaul, Hummingbird, June Tabor and the Oysterband and the Amy Wadge Band.

Bernard and Rhys also perform as a trio called Crooked Trio with London based singer Bronwyn Ormsby

Contact: bernard@bernardhoskin.com
The next gig: Jan 21 Stortfolk, Bishops Stortford


Duncan by Paul Simon
Time In A Bottle by Jim Croce

Under African Skies by Paul Simon
Bad Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce

Slip Sliding Away by Paul Simon