Performative walkthrough with Jennifer Reid (ballad singer)
Jennifer Reid has sung broadsides on BBC Radio and in works by artists Jeremy Deller and Marinella Senatore. During La Biennale di Venezia 2015, she trained Italian singers in Lancashire dialect songs and broadside ballads and performed in the Giardini in conjunction with Deller’s All That is Solid Melts into Air (2014), Factory Records (2015) and Senatore’s School of Narrative Dance (2015). Jennifer has discussed nineteenth-century social revolution in Manchester on BBC2. She holds an Advanced Diploma in Local History from Oxford University.