Scottish folk guitarist Kris Drever to play MOray's Universal Hall November 11th 2022

Kris Drever

Friday, November 11 , 7:30 pm

Scottish folk guitarist Kris Drever to play MOray's Universal Hall November 11th 2022
Photo credit: Paul Jennings

Kris Drever is a Scottish folk singer songwriter, who 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>>>

Scottish Gaelic folk supergroup Mànran play Findhorn's Universal Hall Saturday 29th October 8pm

Mànran

Saturday, October 29 , 8:00 pm

Scottish Gaelic folk supergroup Mànran play Findhorn's Universal Hall Saturday 29th October 8pm

Multi award-winning Scottish supergroup Mànran have spent over 10 years at the heart of the Scottish traditional music scene. Internationally recognised as one of the most iconic and respected Scottish bands on the road today, the seven-piece show no signs of slowing down as they continue to push boundaries and explore new musical and geographical territory each year.… Continue Reading>>>

Scottish trad musicians Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton with Jen Butterworth in a trio for September 14th 2022 in Moray

The Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton Trio

Wednesday, September 14 , 7:30 pm

Skilfully performed instrumental music deeply rooted in the Scottish tradition. Ross and Ali, two of Scotland’s most prominent musicians, bring together original compositions from their highly acclaimed albums, Symbiosis I, II and III, ranging from high octane jigs and reels to beautifully melodic slow airs.… Continue Reading>>>

Breabach, Scottish traditional music band, come to Moray's Universal Hall August 18th 2022

Breabach

Thursday, August 18 , 7:30 pm

Breabach, Scottish traditional music band, come to Moray's Universal Hall August 18th 2022
Photo credit: Somhairle MacDonald

Securely ranked among Scotland’s most skilled and imaginative contemporary folk acts, Breabach unite deep roots in Highland and Island tradition with the innovative musical ferment of their Glasgow base. They have released six increasingly acclaimed albums, whilst fuelling their creative appetites in collaborations with indigenous Australasian artists Moana and the Tribe & The Black Arm Band, Quebec’s Le Vent du Nord, video game composer Big Giant Circles and as artists-in-residence at the 2019 Celtic Colours festival.… Continue Reading>>>

Scottish trad-music giants Elephant Sessions play Universal Hall on June 16th 2022

Elephant Sessions

Thursday, June 16 , 8:00 pm

Scottish trad-music giants Elephant Sessions play Universal Hall on June 16th 2022

This show has been rescheduled from 2020

Hailing from the Highlands of Scotland, Elephant Sessions exploded onto the indie folk scene to unparalleled effect with their last album “All We Have Is Now.” The band have since gone on to be finalists as Best Group at the BBC Radio 2 awards and are already winners of the 2018 Scots Trad Live Act of the Year.… Continue Reading>>>

McGoldrick, McCusker & Doyle (music) – Thurs 17th Feb, 7.30pm

Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker and John Doyle – Name a more iconic trio… I’ll wait. First jamming together as teenagers, a quarter century later these Celtic folk heroes are still combining forces to share music with the world. Releasing two studio albums in the last three years, The Reed That Bends in the Storm (2020) and The Wishing Tree (2018) combine traditional, contemporary, and original instrumentals and songs of varying speeds, feels and flavours.… Continue Reading>>>

Breabach (music) Fri 6th March, 8pm

2020 marks a very special year in the life of Scottish folk favourites Breabach, their 15th anniversary no less. Through 15 years Breabach have always looked to acknowledge and respect the origins of both the music they play and the roots of the band.… Continue Reading>>>

Shooglenifty (music) Fri 28th February, 8pm

A ray of light for a long winter night, Shooglenifty will get you on your feet with their electric new tunes and a full-on set of old favourites. The band celebrates 30 years together, and for this anniversary tour they have a brand new fiddler in the shape of Eilidh Shaw.… Continue Reading>>>