These three sensational fiddlers celebrate the violin in all its globe-trotting variations, producing performances of dazzling energy and subtle grace.
Kevin Burke is a world-renowned Irish fiddler whose formidable career includes the seminal Irish groups The Bothy Band and Patrick Street. Christian Lemaître honed his remarkable skills playing hypnotic Breton melodies at festou-noz and is a founding member of Kornog. Charlie McKerron, is one of Scotland’s finest fiddle players, having touring the world with Capercaillie. They perform with acclaimed guitarist Nicolas Quemener from Brittany and together, play with such relentless precision and fire that the tunes transcend all cultural and geographical barriers.
Eastgate On The Road - Forro FiestaDate: 22/06/2019Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £10, £6, £25 family of four Savour all the colours, rhythms and moves of Brazil with Bristol Branch playing forró dance numbers.
Lonesome Ace StringbandDate: 18/09/2019Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £15, £13, £6 under 15 feel the energy of three passionate musicians playing the bejesus out of those instruments and loving every minute.