Northerners by birth, Amy from Liverpool and Gavin from South Yorkshire, their voices reflect their origins, strong but not strident, holding distinct individuality whilst blending in the way that only regional voices can.  

Both have familial singer's roots which inform their performances.


Gavin is well known on the UK folk scene as well as in Canada, with an impressive discography and performance pedigree. He plays with ceilidh band, Hekety, and tours extensively as a solo artist and workshop leader.

Amy also grew up in a singing home and has strong ties with the folk scene in Liverpool. She brings her strong and distinctive voice together with her keen awareness of maritime singing traditions to this stirring duo

Amy & Gavin  Davenport

Their first duo album, 'A Boat of Promises' was released at

Whitby Folk Week 2019

now available from this website.