Saturday, April 13, 2024, 7:30 pm Hering Auditorium
If you listen to The Thistle & Shamrock every week, this is for you! Breabach is one of Scotland’s most skilled and imaginative contemporary folk acts, uniting deep roots in Highland and Island tradition with the innovative musical ferment of their Glasgow base.
Breabach is the joyful beating heart of Scottish traditional music, and they have the awards to prove it, including six prestigious Scots Trad Awards, including the 2022 Scottish Folk Band of the Year, plus the 2022 Musician of the Year for fiddler, singer and step dancer Megan Henderson. She’s joined by James Lindsay (double bass, vocals), Calum MacCrimmon (bagpipes, whistle, bouzouki, vocals), Conal McDonagh (bagpipes, whistle, vocals) and Ewan Robertson (guitar, vocals, cajón).
Individual tickets: $35-$68
Individual ticket prices include $3 outlet fee per ticket.
Youth, seniors, and military service members are eligible for a $5 discount on each ticket, available at checkout.
“As polished as it was passionate, matching fiery intensity with exquisite finesse, this was a magnificent set.” — The Scotsman
“Breabach are in an electrifying new phase, one that illustrates the band’s strength and interest in experimentation. Exhilarating, energetic and accomplished.” — Songlines