November ’09

Hello there! Just a short update with some of my news. Feel free to unsubscribe- I wont be offended!

Scots Trad Awards Nomination 2009
I am delighted to have been nominated for Best Instrumentalist at the Scots Trad Music Awards 2009! The Awards will take place in Dumfries on the 28th November 2009. For more information and to vote, please visit:

Breabach Tune Up Tour 2010
In 2010, Breabach will be joining forces with the mighty Le Vent du Nord for a short tour of Scotland.
Here are the dates:

28th January – Celtic Connections, Strathclyde Suite, GRCH
2nd February – The Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline
3rd February – The Queens Hall, Edinburgh
4th February – Aberdeen Music Hall
5th February – The Universal Hall, Findhorn
6th February – The Eastgate Arts Centre, Peebles

For more information about Breabach please visit

Bridging the Gap News
I’m also very excited to announce I will be touring Bridging the Gap next year and will keep you posted with the finer details.
As usual the album is available to buy on my website

‘Patsy has succeeded in creating an attractive fusion of Scottish traditional and classical music where other, more experienced names have been unable to deliver. It doesn’t just ‘bridge the gap’ – it lays down a sparkling tapestry between the two genres.’ Irish World Review

‘This is an astonishingly good CD….her three-movement fiddle concerto is a total triumph….essentially an excellent recording of contemporary Scottish fiddle.
Patsy Reid has done a perfect job of weaving all these strands into one cloth, giving us great width without compromising on quality.’ Alex Monaghan
Well that’s about all for now, thanks for taking the time to read this wee newsletter and please keep in touch and up to date with me via the website.
Hope to see you soon,

Patsy x

Author: dmorrison

Dolan Morrison is Chairman of Fidhleirean Eilean an Fhraoich and the first point of contact for anybody interested in coming to Taransay Fiddle Camp.

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