FARA

Wednesday, April 10 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Filskit Fiddles Fae Orkney (“Filskit, adj: frisky, high-spirited, exuberant; addicted to immoderate hilarity”)

Fusing the talents of three fine Orcadian fiddlers and vocalists – Jeana Leslie, Catriona Price and Kristan Harvey – alongside stand-out Highland pianist and newest member Rory Matheson, FARA have firmly secured their foothold at the forefront of the Scottish folk scene since taking 2014’s Orkney Folk Festival by storm.… Continue Reading>>>

Session A9

Sunday, April 7 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

This evening is going to be a celebration of Session A9’s long awaited album which was released at Celtic Connections 2024.  The band are excited to bring their new music to Findhorn. … Continue Reading>>>

Allison Lupton Band

Friday, April 5 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Allison Lupton hails from the heart of rural Ontario where her love for music took root while singing in church choirs and learning jigs and reels at sessions. From playing for community dances to soloing with orchestras, Allison has found her voice as a singer, flute player and song writer after more than a quarter century performing in Canada and abroad.… Continue Reading>>>

McGoldrick, McCusker & Doyle

Thursday, March 28 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Folk music’s legendary triumvirate of musical magpies Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker and John Doyle are on tour again in 2024, bringing you their own blend of top-class folk songs, tunes and charming bonhomie.… Continue Reading>>>

HEISK

Thursday, March 21 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

HEISK, the vibrant and captivating six-piece folk band, redefine the traditional music landscape by infusing Scottish roots with contemporary energy and a commitment to gender diversity. United by a resolute mission to amplify the voices of women and gender minorities in the traditional music scene, HEISK’s journey is an inspiring narrative of musical excellence, diversity, and empowerment.… Continue Reading>>>

Boo Hewerdine & Heidi Talbot

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Heidi Talbot celebrated 20 years as a professional singer in 2020 and released a compilation album featuring tracks for her last five solo albums. Her latest album ‘Sing it for a Lifetime’ recorded during lockdown with some stellar musicians across several time zones.… Continue Reading>>>

Kris Drever

Thursday, November 16, 2023 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Kris Drever is a Scottish contemporary folk musician and songwriter, and the vocalist and guitarist of the folk trio Lau. He has won multiple awards including an incredible 7 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, two shortlist nominations for Scottish Album of The Year (with his trio Lau) and much acclaim for his solo recordings and concerts including glowing reviews from The Herald, The Guardian, Mojo and Q Magazine.… Continue Reading>>>

Martin Stephenson & The Daintees

Sunday, October 22, 2023 , 7:30 pm 9:00 pm

County Durham singer-songwriter Martin Stephenson’s early love of music led to the formation of the first Daintees line-up in his early teens. His path was destined to be a lifelong journey through the music he loved: folk, ragtime, jazz, rockabilly, show tunes, punk-pop and country.… Continue Reading>>>

Andy Irvine

Thursday, October 12, 2023 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Andy Irvine is one of the great Irish singers, his voice one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland.… Continue Reading>>>

Mairi Campbell – Meet Me at the Threshold

Thursday, October 5, 2023 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Mairi Campbell is a pioneering figure in Scottish music, turning heads and hearts with her music. Her solo concert sets range from traditional ballads to contemporary songs and improvisations. Masterfully weaving voice, viola, storytelling and improvisation, audiences are captivated by the power and simplicity of Mairi’s voice, musicianship and stage presence.… Continue Reading>>>