Young Trad Tour
August 1, 2017, 8:00 pm
- Phill Jupitus – Juplicity
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- Young Trad Tour
1 August 2017, 8:00 pmThis concert features 8 talented young traditional musicians who have appeared in the annual BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year Award, along with the winner of the previous … Read more
- Aly & Phil
10 August 2017, 8:00 pmWhat more can you say about these two stellar musicians, now embarking on their 31st year of working together. Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham have established themselves as the epitome … Read more
This concert features 8 talented young traditional musicians who have appeared in the annual BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year Award, along with the winner of the previous year, including Hannah Macrae from Fort William!
The line up for this Tour is: Mohsen Amini: Concertina (2016 winner) – Glasgow
Claire Hastings: Song (2015 winner) – Dumfries
Hannah Macrae: Fiddle - Fort William
Robbie Greig: Fiddle – Edinburgh
Jessica Burton: Clarsach – Orkney
Murray Willis: Accordion – Lismore
Ryan Young: Fiddle – Cardross
with accompanist Jean Damei
The Tour takes the young musicians back to their home towns as well as other parts of Scotland so they can inspire others and thank their communities for the support they have had over the years.
Expect some brand new material written and composed by the young musicians, as well as some innovative arrangements of traditional tunes, all of which feature on their new album - which will be available to purchase at the concert or available through the TMSA shop at www.tmsa.org.uk or through Amazon, or download a copy through iTunes from around the middle of July.
Tickets: Adults £10, Concession £8 available from The Nevis Centre reception or by phone on 01397 700707