Originally from the Faroe Islands, folk musician and composer Teitur Lassen has won multiple music awards in Denmark and has toured globally since his debut release, Poetry & Aeroplanes, in 2003. He has released six studio albums as a solo artist and has written, produced and collaborated with multiple international artists including Corinne Bailey Rae and Seal.
“Teitur is the sound of melting ice, haunted woods, and beautiful honesty” - KT Tunstall
“Music like this is jet fuel on the fire of a broken heart.” - John Mayer
“…Never less than extraordinary” ***** - The Guardian
“..Sublimely gifted, Teitur brings the beauty and the blues that recall Guillemots, Josh Rouse and a heart pummeling Sufjan Stevens..” - NME
"Confessions is brilliantly witty, strangely compelling and, at times, subtly affecting…" - Gramaphone
Teitur will be kicking off Wax Lyrical Festival playing at Cecil Sharp House on Monday 1st June.
Go find out more at www.teitur.com