Gwenan Gibbard (Sain )

Gwenan Gibbard stands at the forefront of today’s thriving Welsh traditional music scene with her unique, contemporary arrangements of Welsh traditional music and songs. She specialises in the unique art of ‘Cerdd Dant’, the ancient form of singing Welsh poetry to the accompaniment of the harp, and is one of the few people who performs this music self-accompanied. She has performed extensively and has released three solo albums. She works with Sain recording label as well as Cwmni Cyhoeddi Gwynn Publishing and was recently awarded a PhD scholarship to research the traditional music archive of Meredydd Evans and Phyllis Kinney.