Fara is four leading musicians at the forefront of the young Scottish folk scene. Kristan Harvey, Jeana Leslie and Catriona Price’s three fiddles combine with Rory Matheson’s piano to produce a fiery sound rooted strongly in their Orkney upbringing. With a mixture of self-penned and traditional Orkney tunes as well as stunning vocals, Fara’s is an exciting and individual sound.
SCOTS TRAD MUSIC AWARDS BEST LIVE ACT/BELHAVEN BURSARY NOMINEES 2019
“Gifted, imaginative, complex and engaging. . . a sound that just exudes joy” FRUK
“Bring contemporary fiddle music to new heights. . . enthralling vocal arrangements” Scotsman
MiP: Brodsky QuartetDate: 06/02/2022Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmPrice: £15, £7 “The finest playing I've heard in a long time; fiercely focused, blazing with integrity and brilliantly imagined.” (The Telegraph