Menagerie Music - More Than Just Music ... more than just music!
Menagerie Music: noun, a collection of musical instruments consisting of: hammered dulcimer, guitar, flute, harp, autoharp, mandolin, penny whistle & vocals..
Menagerie is a husband & wife duo that have been performing together for over 25 years. The last 10 years they have been mostly at Renaissance Festivals in the lanes & on the stage. Both Jon & Lisa have carefully shaped characters; Master Jonathan Tone & Elizabeth Anonymous ('Lizzie Anon to her friends'). They have been musicians, production staff, music guild leader, washer wench guild leader, street characters, ran rehearsals, wrote scripts & more.
Menagerie has a large repertoire of instrumentals on the hammered dulcimer, guitar, flute & penny whistle that fill the streets with lively jigs & planxtys. For weddings they have some beautiful O'Carolan tunes & vocals.
Perfect for Pubs Menagerie has a naughty, bawdy stage show (PG - R) filled with audience participation, dirty ditties & toasts that guarantee patrons a foot stomping, hand clapping beer drinking good time.
Menagerie's repertoire also includes ballads & folk / tradition songs for a more calming show.