Accomplished folk musician known on her behalf focus on the fiddle as well as the Northumbrian smallpipes. Between 1984 and 2012, she released over ten albums, including On Kielder Part, Borderlands, as well as the Gathering. She was presented inside a 1987 tv documentary. She was considered Musician of the entire year for the Folk Honours shown by BBC Radio 2. Her musician dad, Mike, was a significant influence on her behalf musical advancement. She and Peter Knight both performed in the folk music genre.