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TMSA Young Trad Tour - Helensburgh Concert

30 May 2017

20:00 pm

The Tower

Helensburgh

The BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year finalists making up the TMSA Young Trad Tour 2016 group are setting out on the road, visiting their home locations around Scotland, beginning with this concert in Helensburgh.

The line up for this Tour is:
Mohsen Amini: Concertina (2016 winner) - Glasgow

Claire Hastings: Song (2015 winner) - Dumfries

Hannah Macrae: Fiddle - Fort William

Robbie Greig: Fiddle - Edinburgh

Jessica Burton: Clarsach - Orkney

Murray Willis: Accordion - Lismore

Ryan Young: Fiddle - Cardross 

with accompanist Jean Damei

Expect some brand new material written and composed by the young musicians, as well as some innovative arrangements of traditional tunes, all of which feature on their new album - which will be available to purchase at the concert or available through the TMSA shop at www.tmsa.org.uk or through Amazon, or download a copy through iTunes from around the middle of July.

Tickets available from www.thetoweronline.com 01436 820 369.  10/8 concession including TMSA members. Doors open 7.30pm.

Other tour Dates (all in 2017) are:

Tuesday 30 May - The Tower, Helensburgh G84 7TR 8:00pm (doors at 7.30pm) Tickets available from www.thetoweronline.com 01436 820 369.  10/8 concession including TMSA members. Doors open 7.30pm.

Tuesday 6 June - Lismore Public Hall PA34 5UG 8:30pm (doors at 8.00pm), buy tickets at the door

Wednesday 7 June - The Nevis Centre, Fort William PH33 6AN 8:00pm (doors at 7.30pm) Tickets available from www.neviscentre.co.uk 01397 700 707

Thursday 15 June - Summerhall, Edinburgh 8:00pm (doors at 7.30pm) Tickets available from www.summerhall.co.uk 0131 560 1580 or visit the Summerhall box office/reception in person

Wednesday 19 July - Drygate Brewery, Glasgow G4 0UT, 8:00pm (doors at 7.30pm) Tickets available from www.drygate.com 0141 212 8815

Monday 31 July - Stromness Town Hall, Church Street, Stromness, Orkney KW16 3BA, 8:00pm (doors at 7.30pm) Tickets available through www.tmsa.org.uk or tel: 0792 253 3915 (TMSA)

We would like to thank Creative Scotland, for supporting us this year and Hands Up for Trad! for their part in organising the competition with BBC Radio Scotland each year.

CDs from previous Tours 2004 to 2015 are available now through the TMSA Shop here.

Venue Information

The Tower
The Tower Digital Arts Centre
77-81 Sinclair Street
Helensburgh
Glasgow, City of
Scotland
G84 7TR

Telephone: 01436 820 369
E-mail: nicola@thetoweronline.com
Website: www.thetoweronline.com