So long 2013, Hello 2014

So long 2013, Hello 2014

Final bow after Patrick Doyle's 60th Birthday Celebration Concert.

It’s been 6 months since the last new post, and it has been a truly amazing 6 months! August was, as usual, a crazy month with the World Pipe Band Championships and much more.  But, before that, I was off to Derry to take part in the Derry Feis with[...]

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Christmas in Spring

Some Gigha Workshopping

The week after Easter and I’m delighted to be heading over the the Eurofonic Festival in Nantes, France with Mànran for a couple of days to perform on pipes with them. It’s the new A chanter I got from Hamish Moore, and I love it! Later on in May and[...]

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Easter Eggcitment

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Well that’s hopefully the Winter over with.  We had terrible weather and a five day long power cut at home for the last week in March – luckily though, I wasn’t there as intended as the road was also closed due to epic snow drifts and I had to remain[...]

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Instrumentalist of the Year Nomination

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After weeks of anticipation and thousands of nominations from the public, the shortlist for the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards, has been unveiled.  The prestigious event honours and celebrates the achievements of Scotland’s traditional musicians and 2012 will be the most important year in the event’s history, as it[...]

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