Full Fiddle Frenzy concert line-up announced
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 16th, 2014
Shetland Arts has announced the line-ups, including support acts, for all its upcoming Fiddle Frenzy concerts.
This year’s festival, curated by Jenna & Bethany Reid, is all set to be another popular year. Concerts take place every night of the festival, from 3-10 August, giving students taking part in the week the chance to enjoy… Read the rest...
Fiddle Frenzy 2014 line-up announced
Posted by Lisa Ward on February 25th, 2014
Shetland Arts has announced the concert line ups for its annual fiddle festival, Fiddle Frenzy, running this year from 3 – 10 August. They include: Jenna & Bethany Reid (also curators of the festival), NE3 Folk, Kevin Henderson & Mattias Perez, Hom Bru, Blyde Lasses, RANT, Ross Couper & Tom Oakes, Maggie Adamson & Brian… Read the rest...
Jenna & Bethany Reid confirmed as curators for Fiddle Frenzy 2014
Posted by Lisa Ward on December 11th, 2013
Fiddle Frenzy 2014, Shetland Arts’ annual week of workshops and events celebrating the Shetland fiddle tradition running from 3 – 10 August, will once again be curated by sisters Jenna & Bethany Reid.
Jenna is one of Shetland’s leading exponents of the local fiddle tradition, and has played professionally since graduating with a BA in… Read the rest...
Fiddle Frenzy 2011 kicks off on Sunday
Posted by Bryan Peterson on August 3rd, 2011
Sunday 7th Aug sees the start of this year’s Fiddle Frenzy, a marathon seven-day and night music festival and summer school celebrating the contemporary culture of Shetland.
' Harris Playfair Youth Big Band
Fiddle Frenzy’s showcase concerts will feature Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham headlining the opening night concert on Sunday 7th August with Bodega,… Read the rest...
Youth Scholarships – Fiddle Frenzy & Harris Playfair Trad Big Band
Posted by Bryan Peterson on May 26th, 2011
Shetland Arts is offering free scholarship places for young musicians from Scotland’s Islands to visit Shetland and take part in two exiting music events this summer.
Scholarship students will participate in The Harris Playfair Youth Trad Big Band Project and Fiddle Frenzy, our renowned fiddle school that comprises a week long programme of tuition from… Read the rest...