Chloe Matharu is a singer songwriter and Celtic Harpist from the West Coast of Scotland. Many of her songs draw on her experience as a Navigational Officer in the Merchant Navy sailing around the world on oil tankers. Her thoughtful and sensitive songwriting offers an insight into the modern seafarer’s life. Small Voyages features Chloe’s self penned songs set to a beautifuly evocative backdrop of Celtic harp music and field recordings of the natural world. Chloe Matharu’s talent affords a refreshing outlook onto this new tradition of maritime folk music. Her lyrics and melodies will resonate with you long after hearing her music.
“truly haunting” BBC Radio Scotland
“a voice of milk and honey” Anais Mitchell
“voice of a folk classic” The Herald
This album features the playing of Brian MacDonald from the MacDonald Brothers and was produced by him at Dramatic Studios in Ayr.