Hailing from the UK, Nigel was originally a rock singer and turned to folk music through friends, historical events and real ale. Nigel's main instrument is his voice (including harmonies). He also plays guitar (in several tunings), mandola, percussion and mandolin. In the last 3 years, Nigel Parry has performed in small and large folk events, bigger concerts and music venues, festivals and live on radio. In October 2013 Nigel Parry released a critically acclaimed studio album; Row Out to your ship of dreams.