Northern Streams, running from 25th -28th April 2019, is a festival of Nordic and Scottish music, song and dance – has much to offer singers this year.
All three guest groups have singing in their repertoire:
· Kata – a five women group who sing traditional songs based on folk stories and myths from the Faroe Islands in a mesmerising and enigmatic manner http://tutlrecords.com/artists_show.php?l=en&ArtistId=539
· Caolmhar – a group of four young people from Sweden that play a range of Nordic & Scottish music and songs. 3 of them come from V-Dala Spelmanslag – Sweden’s longest-running student folk ensemble & three times student world champions! https://hannahsundkvist.com/caolmhar/
· Jocelyn Pettit with Rav Sira & Ellen Gira – Award-winning Canadian fiddler, stepdancer and singer, Jocelyn Pettit, joins accomplished Norwegian guitarist Rav Sira, and seasoned cellist Ellen Gira in an exciting new collaboration. Studying in Glasgow, these top young musicians enjoy playing and singing both Nordic and Scottish music. This is their first headline concert together. https://jocelynpettit-trio.blogspot.com
Ticket prices range from £6 for a workshop – £35 for an all-in-one weekend ticket. Concessions include TMSA members & Young Scot cardholders. All ticket info at www.northernstreams.org