16 Jan - 2 Feb 2020
Traditional

The Alistair Anderson Band with Kevin Henderson & Neil Pearlman

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Date
23rd Jan 2020
Time
7.30pm
Price
£16.50* includes booking fee
Where
The Mackintosh Church
Celtic Connections 2020

In amongst myriad career achievements – from co-founding Folkworks and Newcastle University’s traditional music degree, to collaborations with jazz and world musicians – Northumbrian concertina/pipes maestro Alistair Anderson is a groundbreaking composer. Tonight’s programme comprises two such major works, 1999’s A Lindisfarne Gospel and 2013’ On Cheviot Hills, also featuring Sophy and Emily Ball, Rachel Newton, Andy May and Fiona Beyer.

The first half’s UK duo debut - and debut album preview - teams Shetland fiddler Kevin Henderson (Fiddlers’ Bid/Session A9/Nordic Fiddlers Bloc) with US pianist Neil Pearlman, whose core Cape Breton influences sizzle with jazz, funk and Latin accents.


Venue details

The Mackintosh Church
870 Garscube Road
Glasgow
G20 7EL
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