27 April 2019, CCA
Ceòl Mòr Ostaig
Ceòl Mòr Ostaig
Saturday 27 April 2019, CCA
Ceòl Mòr Ostaig celebrates Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Scotland’s National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture on the Isle of Skye. Our event features students from the BA (Hons) Gaelic and Traditional Music Degree programme who are joined by world-class staff and alumni for a fantastic night of Gaelic entertainment.
Doors Open 7.30pm
Griogair Labhruidh is the newest member of staff on the Gaelic and Traditional Music Degree programme at SMO. An award-winning Gaelic singer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and activist for Gaelic language and culture, Griogair is an innovative artist who combines traditional music with Hip Hop, Jazz, Funk and Soul.
An Cùrsa Ciùil / Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is the ever-evolving student ensemble from the BA (Hons) Gaelic and Traditional Degree programme. This year, an all female group will showcase the fantastic musicianship being developed at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.
Angus & Eilidh MacKenzie with Murdo Cameron. The new duo of Angus & Eilidh MacKenzie will be joined by Murdo Cameron. Angus (pipes / whistle) and Murdo (bouzouki / guitar) are well known as part of ‘Gaelic supergroup’ Daimh. Eilidh (vocals / clàrsach) first came to notice as a member of the trail-blazing, all female group, Dòchas.
Murdo L. We are delighted to announce the return of controversial performance poet Murdo L MacIver. The modern day Lewis bard will present a new collection of works reflecting the contemporary Gaelic zeitgeist.