A blog of my antics re-learning the fiddle!
My video blog that took place over 2 weeks in 2017.
Fantastic duo featuring vocals, mandolin and guitar – album available from Bandcamp
A brand new project featuring three excellent fiddle players, with Jenn & Laura-Beth forming a powerhouse rhythm section!
Nominated for Folk Band of the Year at the Scots Trad Music Awards 2018. Album available from Bandcamp
Ross and Ali are super talented instrumentalists, and I often play with them as a trio, as a quartet with drummer Paul Jennings, and as a Big Band along with string section, bodhran, drums, bass and Moog.
10 piece supergroup involving some of the UK’s top folk artists.
Winners of Best Album at the Radio 2 Folk Awards.
I work at the Conservatoire as Lecturer in Practical Studies on the BMus Traditional Music course.
A collective of like minded musicians who meet up to sing songs in a professional jam session.
I regularly perform with Scots singer and ukulele player Claire Hastings, both as a duo and as a larger band with the fabulous Andrew Waite on accordion, Tom Gibbs on piano and Laura Wilkie on fiddle.
I teach Intermediate Guitar for adults every Monday during term time at Glasgow Fiddle Workshop. We cover a range of skills depending on everyone’s interests, including tune backing, songs, standard tuning, DADGAD and melody playing.
Others I regularly collaborate with:
Adam Sutherland: Fiddle
David Foley & Jack Smedley (RURA)
The Cask Strength Ceilidh Band