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Performance archive.


A list of all booked appearances, excluding spots and impromptus, since I relaunched my solo career in 1993.
Too fast for the camera to catch at the Bush Hall Photo: Eve Matthews All performances were in London unless otherwise shown.
1993
  1. 25 July. Tenor Clef. Sarah Collins (pno).
  2. 21 September. The Last Straw. Sarah Collins (pno).
  3. 24 September. Ructions. Solo.
  4. 17 November. Tenor Clef. Sarah Collins (pno).
  5. 11 December. Frets. Solo.
  6. 12 December. Winter Pride, ULU. Ben Care (pno).
  7. 16 December. Samuel Pepys. Solo.
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1994
  1. 6 January. Easycome Club. Solo.
  2. 14 Jauary. Frets. Solo.
  3. 15 January. Epicentre. Solo.
  4. 25 January. Paradise Bar. Solo.
  5. 3 March. String Club, Paradise Bar. Solo.
  6. 10 March. Club Vernacular. Solo.
  7. 11 March. Dagdad Café, Brixton old dole office. Solo.
  8. 10 April. Sutton Acoustic Music Club. Solo.
  9. 14 April. Round the Bend. Solo.
  10. 16 April. Frets. Sarah Collins (pno).
  11. 29 April. Pitstop Café, Brixton old dole office. Solo.
  12. 19 May. Sidolis. Sarah Collins (pno).
  13. 20 May. New Folk at Bunjies. Solo.
  14. 16 June. Club Vernacular. Solo.
  15. 18 June. Pride. Ben Care (pno).
  16. 2 July. Club Integral. Ben Care (pno).
  17. 8 July. Frets. Solo.
  18. 13 July. New Folk at Bunjies. Solo.
  19. 19 July. Chats Palace. Solo.
  20. 24 July. Wibbly Wobbly Club, MacMillans. Solo.
  21. 6 August. Hackney Pride. Solo.
  22. 11 August. Monty's Bandstand. Solo.
  23. 28 August. Heather's Café. Solo.
  24. 4 September. Sturdy Beggars Benefit, The People Show. Ben Care (pno).
  25. 11 September. Wibby Wobbly Club, MacMillans. Solo.
  26. 7 October. SYLVIA Festival lunchtime session. Solo.
  27. 13 October. Club Vernacular. Solo.
  28. 15 October. MacLibel Benefit, Cock Tavern. Solo.
  29. 28 October. New Folk at Bunjies. Solo.
  30. 29 October. Frets. Ben Care (pno).
  31. 25 November. Ructions. Solo.
  32. 27 November. Winter Pride. Ben Care (pno).
  33. 5 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Ben Care (pno).
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1995
  1. 2 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  2. 10 January. Chat's Palace Foyer. Solo.
  3. 15 January. Wibbly Wobbly Club. Solo.
  4. 20 January. Back to Basics, Bunjies. Solo.
  5. 2 February. Monty's Bandstand. Solo.
  6. 6 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  7. 15 February. Ructions Rally at the Cock Tavern. Solo.
  8. 6 March. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  9. 7 March. Chat's Palace Foyer. Solo.
  10. 26 March. Wibbly Wobbly Club. Solo.
  11. 31 March. Back to Basics, Bunjies. Deb Swallow (accdn).
  12. 3 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  13. 6 April. Dolly Fossetts. Solo.
  14. 11 April. MacMillans. Solo.
  15. 21 April. Apples and Snakes, Battersea Arts Centre. Ben Care (pno).
  16. 22 April. Pink Parachute Club, Lewisham. Solo.
  17. 1 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Ben Care (pno), Deb Swallow (accdn).
  18. 3 June. BRISTOL Watershed: Pride West. Solo.
  19. 5 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  20. 11 June. Lambeth Pride. Deb Swallow (accdn).
  21. 16 June. Bunjies. Solo.
  22. 24 June. Pride, Victoria Park. Ben Care (pno).
  23. 7 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  24. 29 July. Deptford Urban Free Festival. Solo.
  25. 3 August. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  26. 17 August. Dolly Fossett's. Solo.
  27. 27 August. Wibbly Wobbly Club. Solo.
  28. 4 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  29. 7 September. Big Word. Solo.
  30. 1 October. Wibbly Wobbly Club. Solo.
  31. 2 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Ben Care (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  32. 6 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  33. 4 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
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1996
  1. 1 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  2. 24 January. Sticky Fingers, Woolwich. Solo.
  3. 5 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  4. 21 February. Wibbly Wobbly Club. Solo.
  5. 22 February. Moon Over Soho, 100 Club. Ben Care (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  6. 29 February. Big Word. Solo.
  7. 4 March. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  8. 1 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Ben Care (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  9. 18 April. Moon Over Soho, 100 Club. Solo.
  10. 6 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Ben Care (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  11. 3 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  12. 17 June. Gecko Press book launch, Vortex. Poetry set.
  13. 28 June. London Poetry Festival, Camden People's Theatre. Ben Care (pno).
  14. 1 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  15. 29 July. Deptford Urban Free Festival. Solo.
  16. 5 August. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  17. 2 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  18. 7 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  19. 10 October. Big Word. Solo.
  20. 23 October. Moon Over Soho, 100 club. Solo.
  21. 4 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  22. 15 November. The Smoker, Cyberia Café. Solo.
  23. 2 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
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1997
  1. 6 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  2. 3 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  3. 19 February. Heather's Restaurant. David Harrod (pno).
  4. 3 March. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  5. 5 March. Buaile-Bas at Bunjies. Solo.
  6. 20 March. Big Word. Solo.
  7. 22 March. Poetry Café. Solo.
  8. 7 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  9. 5 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  10. 14 May. Heather's Restaurant. David Harrod (pno).
  11. 2 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  12. 11 June. Heather's Restaurant. David Harrod (pno).
  13. 18 June. Express Excess. Solo.
  14. 28 June. The Grace at the Latchmere. Solo.
  15. 5 July. Pride, Clapham Common. Julia Doyle (bs).
  16. 7 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  17. 9 July. Heather's Restaurant. David Harrod (pno).
  18. 10 July. Big Word. Solo.
  19. 19 July. Greenwich Festival Boat Trip. Solo.
  20. 22 July. Vortex. David Harrod (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  21. 4 August. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  22. 1 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  23. 13 September. Sticky Fingers, Clapham. Solo.
  24. 25 September. Moon Over Soho, 100 Club. Solo.
  25. 6 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  26. 3 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  27. 12 November. Heather's Restaurant. Russell Churney (pno).
  28. 1 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  29. 12 December. Club Popcorn at 100 Club. Solo.
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1998
  1. 5 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  2. 9 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  3. 11 February. Heather's Restaurant. Russell Churney (pno).
  4. 2 March. Big Word. Solo.
  5. 6 March. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  6. 11 March. Heather's Restaurant. Russell Churney (pno).
  7. 6 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  8. 4 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Satie set with Sarah Collins (pno).
  9. 6 May. Express Excess. Solo.
  10. 1 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  11. 3 June. Cunning Linguists, Bunjies. Solo.
  12. 6 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  13. 9 July. Heather's Restaurant. David Harrod (pno).
  14. 11 July. PAF Cabaret, Camden People's Theatre. Solo.
  15. 3 August. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  16. 17 August. Vortex. Russell Churney (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  17. 7 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  18. 29 September. Irregular Records album launch at the Vortex. Solo.
  19. 5 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  20. 2 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  21. 7 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
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1999
  1. 4 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  2. 1 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  3. 1 March. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  4. 5 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  5. 9 April. SOUTHWICK/BRIGHTON Arts Centre. Jacques Brel show, Solo.
  6. 3 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  7. 7 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  8. 5 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  9. 2 August. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  10. 4 September. Creating Fete, Covent Garden. Solo.
  11. 6 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  12. 21 September. Vortex. David Harrod (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  13. 24 September. BRIGHTON Komedia Cabaret Bar. Russell Churney (pno).
  14. 26 September. Lion and Unicorn Pub Theatre. Russell Churney (pno).
  15. 4 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  16. 5 October. CHESTER Alexander's Jazz Theatre. Jacques Brel show, Simon Wallace (pno).
  17. 14 October. TWICKENHAM Cabbage Patch. David Harrod (pno).
  18. 1 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  19. 13 November. SHEFFIELD Raise Your Banners Festival. David Harrod (pno)
  20. 6 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
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2000
  1. 7 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  2. 16 March. MILFORD/DERBY Social Club. Russell Churney (pno)
  3. 23 March. Raise Your Banners Benefit, Bread & Roses. Solo.
  4. 3 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  5. 19-20 April. Rosemary Branch Theatre. Darkness and Disgrace show. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox), Barb Jungr (dir).
  6. 17 May. Cafe Prague at Saucy Jack's Cabaret Bar. Russell Churney (pno).
  7. 23 May. BRIGHTON Cafe Prague at Komedia. Russell Churney (pno).
  8. 5 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  9. 11 Sept. Vortex (featured performance). Russell Churney (pno), Julia Doyle (bs)
  10. 28 Sept. WINCHESTER Tower Arts Centre. Jacques Brel show, Kim Burton (pno) with Attila the Stockbroker, Alan Clayson, J Forrester, Robb Johnson.
  11. 2 Oct. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  12. 4 Oct. New Chansons, El Dorado Supper Club. David Harrod (pno).
  13. 27-29 Oct. Rosemary Branch Theatre. Old and Evil Songs show. David Harrod (pno/acc), Stanley Adler (vcl/bs gtr)
  14. 6 Nov. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  15. 25 Nov. SOUTHWICK/BRIGHTON Barn Theatre. Darkness and Disgrace show. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox)
  16. 4 Dec. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  17. 9 Dec. BRIGHTON Children's Music Playhouse. David Harrod (pno).
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2001
  1. 4 January. LEICESTER The Bright Side. Solo.
  2. 8 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  3. 16-28 January (except 22). Rosemary Branch Theatre. Darkness and Disgrace show. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox), Barb Jungr (dir).
  4. 16 February. Magnificent 7 at Bread & Roses. Russell Churney (pno), MC slot.
  5. 23 February. Magnificent 7 at Bread & Roses. David Harrod (pno), headline slot.
  6. 2 Mar. Magnificent 7 at Bread & Roses. Solo, MC slot.
  7. 5 Mar. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  8. 21 Mar. BRIGHTON Café Prague at Komedia. Russell Churney (pno)
  9. 27 Mar. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  10. 2 Apr. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  11. 7 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno)
  12. 3 Jun. Kamel Klub at Bread and Roses. David Harrod (pno)
  13. 4 Jun. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  14. 7 Jun. BRIGHTON Komedia. Darkness and Disgrace. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox), Barb Jungr (dir).
  15. 17 Jun. Wimbledon Studio Theatre. Darkness and Disgrace. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox), Barb Jungr (dir).
  16. 24 Jun. Kamel Klub at Bread & Roses. David Harrod (pno).
  17. 2 Jul. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  18. 26, 27, 29 Jul. Rosemary Branch Theatre. Darkness and Disgrace show, Edinburgh version. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox), Barb Jungr (dir).
  19. 6 Aug. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  20. 13-27 Aug (except 19). EDINBURGH Pleasance Dome. Darkness and Disgrace show, Edinburgh version. Russell Churney (pno/gtr/vox), Barb Jungr (dir).
  21. 3 Sep. Vortex (featured performance). David Harrod (pno).
  22. 1 Oct. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  23. 31 Oct. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  24. 4 Dec. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
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2002
  1. 7 Jan. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  2. 24-27 Jan. Rosemary Branch Theatre. Testing Times show. David Harrod (pno/acc), Julia Doyle (bs/vln). no).
  3. 4 Feb. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  4. 27 Feb. 9x2 at Bush Hall. David Harrod (pno), Julia Doyle (bs).
  5. 4 Mar. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  6. 1 Apr. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Solo.
  7. 6 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Julia Doyle (bs), David Harrod (pno)
  8. 3 Jun. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod and Russell Churney (pno)
  9. 1 Jul. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  10. 7 Aug. Troubadour Eclectic. David Harrod (pno)
  11. 28 Aug. BRIGHTON Café Prague at Komedia. Russell Churney (pno)
  12. 1 Oct. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno)
  13. 5 Nov. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno)
  14. 3 Dec. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Simon Wallace (pno)
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2003
  1. 7 Jan. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  2. 4-23 Feb (except 3, 10, 17). Pentameters Theatre. Darkness and Disgrace. Russell Churney (voice, pno, gtr), Barb Jungr (director).
  3. 4 Mar. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (voice, pno, gtr).
  4. 29 Mar. English Chansons series, Drill Hall 2. David Harrod (pno)
  5. 1 Apr. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  6. 6 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  7. 16 May. WALTON-ON-THAMES Riverhouse Barn International Cabaret Season. David Harrod (pno).
  8. 3 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Russell Churney (pno).
  9. 1 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  10. 26 July. WHITBY Pavilion Bar, Whitby Musicport. Ne me quitte pas show also featuring Robb Johnson and Alan Clayson, with David Harrod (pno).
  11. 5 August. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno). (Headline set)
  12. 2 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex (solo).
  13. 6 September. Drill Hall 1 English chanson special. David Harrod (pno), and also joining Robb Johnson (vox, gtr), Miranda Sykes (bs), Sean Hargreaves (pno), Caroline Nin (vox) for encore.
  14. 7 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  15. 4 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex (solo).
  16. 2 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. Jenny Carr (pno) -- all Jacques Brel songs.
  17. 16 December. Retro Bar, London WC2. Darkness and Disgrace: special CD launch performance. Russell Churney (voice, pno, gtr).
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2004
  1. 6 Jan. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  2. 3 Feb. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  3. 2 Mar. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno).
  4. 12 Mar. GREENHAM COMMON (NEWBURY) Blue Hours at New Greenham Arts. Jenny Carr (pno) -- all Jacques Brel songs.
  5. 6 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Vortex. David Harrod (pno). Featured set marking last PJ's at Vortex, Stoke Newington. Review and photos.
  6. 21 September. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Anti-Sentimental songs. David Harrod (pno).
  7. 26 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Testing Times. David Harrod (pno).
  8. 30 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: La chanson... David Harrod (pno).
  9. 21 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: I Travel Alone. David Harrod (pno).
    Set lists for Drill Hall gigs.
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2005
  1. 15 February. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: acoustic songs (solo).
  2. 8 April. HEMEL HEMPSTEAD Old Town Hall. Jacques Brel songs. Jenny Carr (pno).
  3. 12 April. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Songs by Jacques Brel. David Harrod (pno).
  4. 24 May. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Songs of travel. David Harrod (pno).
  5. 21 June. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Original songs. David Harrod (pno).
  6. 24 June. GREENHAM COMMON (NEWBURY) Blue Hours at New Greenham Arts. With Russell Churney (pno, gtr, vox): Darkness and Disgrace in concert.
  7. 12 July. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Mixed set with a Brechtian slant. David Harrod (pno).
  8. 16 July. TOLPUDDLE (DORCHESTER) Tolpuddle Festival. Russell Churney (pno).
  9. 4 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: French language songs in translation. David Harrod (pno).
  10. 4 October. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: French language songs in translation. David Harrod (pno).
  11. 15 November. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2. With Russell Churney (pno, gtr, vox): Darkness and Disgrace in concert.
  12. 20 December. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: original songs. David Harrod (pno).
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2006
  1. 17 January. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: European songs in translation. David Harrod (pno).
  2. 9 February. Islington Folk Club at The Horseshoe EC1. David Harrod (pno).
  3. 25 February. NORTHAMPTON Eclectic Smallroom at Northampton Labour Club. David Harrod (pno).
  4. 28 March. Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2. David Harrod (pno).
  5. 25 April: Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2. David Harrod (pno).
  6. 30 May: Pirate Jenny's at the Drill Hall 2: Jacques Brel set. David Harrod (pno)
  7. 27 May: PRISTON (BATH) Private party (solo)
  8. 1 Oct: Célia's Cabaret Chantant at Chelsea Arts Club. French set. David Harrod (pno).
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2007
  1. 11 March. All That Jazz! at Soho Revue Bar. Brief cabaret apperance. Richard Luck (pno)
  2. 8 April. Fanzine at the Vauxhall Griffin. Solo headline set.
  3. 10 May. Cabaret Confidential, The Space. Featured set. David Harrod (pno)
  4. 20 July: Kabarett, Vauxhall Tavern. Headline set. David Harrod (pno)
  5. 1 Sep: Kabaret Knight, CellarDoor. Headline set. David Harrod (pno)
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2008
  1. 29 June. The Lovely Russell at Bloomsbury Theatre. Contribution to Russell Churney tribute concert. Solo.

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