David Longworth


born February 1962

grew up in Little Hulton, Salford, England
picked up older brother's discarded guitar age 9
started writing songs age 17
qualified in Medicine Edinburgh University 1985
met Ruth during period of voluntary work in India 1989
lived in Switzerland and New Zealand before settling in Yorkshire 1994
met Dwayne over a fractured radial head in York Hospital 1997
now working as general and hospital practitioner in Malton, North Yorkshire

Dwayne Conway

born 14.5.72
son of Irish immigrant doctors
exposed to Thin Lizzy, Rory Gallagher and Wishbone Ash at the tender age of six by guitar-slinging brother Dave
9 - discovered Genesis, courtesy best pal Graham
13 - piano - wanted to be Tony Banks, then Rick Wakeman
14 - bass guitar  -wanted to be Geddy Lee, then Jaco Pastorius
qualified in Medicine Birmingham University 1995
founder member `7:17 Blues' in Birmingham 1995
founder member `The Folkwits' - Plymouth 1998 - Irish and Newfoundland jigs and reels and general drunkenness
married Margaret 2001 - wedding guests Dave L, the Folkwits, 7:17 and the Bhundu Boys!
currently a respectable Cardiology Specialist Registrar at Yorkshire Heart Centre

Gudrun Oesterreicher

born 23.12.70
grew up near Zurich, Switzerland
started singing age 2
handed a violin at 5
wanted to marry Paul McCartney age 9
sat down at a piano age 11
later married Thierry instead (even better)
joined various Swiss teenage bands as lead and background vocals
working in Zurich as a law attorney
currently violinist with the Zurich University Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra

Marc Denham

due any day!