We’re so excited that our show ‘The Late Great Wake‘ paying tribute to Tove Jansson, which was recorded live at The Princess Pavilion during our Mayven Festival in Cornwall in November 2023, is going to be broadcast on Source FM!
Enjoy a lively eulogy to Tove Jansson, chosen by our event audience including her trials, tribulations and triumphs! See photos from the event below.
The celebrants for this Late Great Wake were Rebecca Mordan and Anna Mansell and readings and songs were performed by Johanne Murdock, Alice Robinson and Shazz Andrew
The songs included Shaun’s Eulogy by Jade Dunbar and the community that loved him, The Sign by Ace of Base, Love Fool by The Cardigans, I Have a Dream by ABBA and Heartbeats by The Knife
Readings were taken from; The Sculptor’s Daughter, Moomin Mid-Summer Madness, Letters From Tove, The Summer Book, and Moominvalley Mid-Winter, all by Tove Jansson
The theme music is called Wounded Hussar and was recorded by Carolyn Francis
Listen in at 4PM on Thursday 11th January, and then catch it again at 7PM on Saturday 13th January. Tune in here.
Missed it? Listen again here to this exciting co-production between Source FM and Scary Little Girls.