Lauren Collier

Friday, October 18 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Talented Scottish musician Lauren Collier is making a name for her virtuosity on the fiddle and captivating vocals. Originally from Irvine in Ayrshire, Lauren now lives in Glasgow and has been writing and playing her own music for the last six years.… Continue Reading>>>

Hannah Rarity

Friday, October 11 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Award-winning singer Hannah Rarity has made a lasting impression since being warmly embraced by the folk world, winning BBC Young Traditional Musician of the Year (2018) and recording and touring with top acts Blazin’ Fiddles, Rura, Niteworks and Cherish the Ladies.… Continue Reading>>>

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

Wednesday, May 29 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, ‘the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling’ and brilliant Californian cellist Natalie Haas spans the full spectrum between intimate chamber music and ecstatic dance energy.… Continue Reading>>>

The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

Saturday, May 4 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

From the moment Kevin Henderson, Olav Luksengård Mjelva and Anders Hall of The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc first played together in 2009 they felt a particular chemistry in the sound they created.… Continue Reading>>>

Scottish folk singer Hannah Rarity performing Moray's Universal Hall June 2022

Hannah Rarity

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 , 7:30 pm

Following the release of her new 2022 album, Universal Hall is honoured to welcome singer Hannah Rarity. She will be joined by Innes White on guitar and John Lowrie on keys. Many of you will have recently seen Hannah perform with Alexander Chapman Campbell.… Continue Reading>>>

Fara (music) Wed 8th Dec, 7.30pm

Fara is four musicians at the forefront of today’s Scottish folk scene. Their fiery Orkney sound has won them acclaim, including a nomination for Folk Band of the Year at the 2019 Scots Trad Music awards.  Recently joined by Assynt pianist Rory Matheson, the band’s sound is as exciting as ever. … Continue Reading>>>

Martin Simpson (music) Sat 21st Sept, 8pm

Nominated ‘Musician of the Year’ – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2018 – Martin is known as a guitarist of formidable talent. Equally at home playing English traditional folk, American folk and blues and his own compositions, he is consistently named as one of the very finest fingerstyle guitar players in the world.… Continue Reading>>>