Folk vocalist and musician who picked up Instrumentalist of the Year 2016 at the Scots Traditional Music Awards.
'Her voice can stop the clock' (Scotsman). The recipient of six national music awards. With her deep bardic heritage and masterful Celtic courage Mairi Campbell, '...opens her throat in a spirit of belonging that is ancient and modern and life-affirming for all of us' (Herald). Expect songs, stories and audience collaboration. 'Consummate visionary musicianship' (Herald).
Trad Hall of Famer Mairi Campbell returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for a series of live concerts.
She’ll play songs from the past, songs that she and her husband Dave Francis have written together, material from her theatre shows, and new material inspired by her relocation in January to the beautiful isle of Lismore.
The concerts will also feature classic odes to Scotland, as well as a good dose of humour, and the chance for some audience participation!