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Festival 2016 - Fèis 2016

Atlantic BlastThursday 14th July, An Lanntair

Atlantic Blast

Atlantic Blast

This show will feature some of the areas’ most famous piping tunes from the likes of PM Donald Macleod, to more modern compositions, whilst exploring the links between pipe music and song.

‘Blast’ had its first outing during the festival’s 15th anniversary and went onto star at Celtic Connections in 2011. Featuring the considerable talents of Calum Alex MacMillan (Pipes, Whistles/Vocals), Norrie Maciver (Guitar/Vocals), James Duncan Mackenzie (Pipes/Whistles/Flute) and D C Macmillan (Drums). The cast will also feature emerging local talent through the inclusion of Stephen Drummond (Accordion) and Jayne Macleod (Stepdance).

The show will be followed by a Ceilidh Dance to Whisky Kiss, included in the price of your ticket, so be sure to bring your dancing shoes.