This will be a special one-off performance with Ross Ainslie (pipes and whistles), Fraser Campbell (saxophone) and Jon Mackenzie (guitar)…and myself on double bass and vocals. We will have fun playing with space and improvisation on some compositions written by myself and Fraser.
Roberto Cassani’s Ansema is a dream band for me, featuring the genius musical talents of Ross Ainslie (pipes and whistles), Anna Massie (guitar), John Somerville (accordion), Greg Lawson (violin) and Stevie Fivey (drums), we will play my album “Ansema We Stand” in full in a wonderful room for the best world music winter festival in the world: Celtic Connections. Opening the show will be the fantastic Debra Salem, with her show “In a sma room”.
CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS What has now become a much looked forward yearly extravaganza of playing my songs, hosting and introducing brilliant acts at the Saturday afternoon acoustic stage of this Fantastic little-big festival in the Scottish Highlands.
lovely gig with Owen Nicholson on guitar
Gig 2/3 - Verb Garden Stage, previewing my new album and telling stories
The biggest and best festival on Scotland of course. Gig 1/3 - SOLD OUT
The legendary Poozies have helped revolutionise folk music. They’ve been around the world aplenty and now they are back. I’m very honoured to be stepping out to open for them, and have a lovely practice run of some new songs ahead of the imminent new album.
I’m back to Bella again for the 10th time probably... A special one for sure. I’ve seen this festival growing from big to gigantic and yet preserve its wonderful atmosphere. It’s a party! Sold out unfortunately but if you have tickets, keep an eye on my pages for day, times and location of my performance/s...