List of Series
List of Events
Edinburgh Tradfest: Martin SimpsonEdinburgh Tradfest
Sat 4 May, 8:15pm
Universally acclaimed as one of the finest ever acoustic and slide guitar players, and a fine banjo-picker to boot, his solo shows bear witness to an artist at the very top of his game.
Edinburgh Tradfest: Rachel NewtonEdinburgh Tradfest
Sun 5 May, 6:30PM
Singer, harpist and composer Rachel Newton draws on poems and ballads that are hundreds of years old, working them into her contemporary style to create a rich sound that is ambitious, original and unique.
Edinburgh Tradfest: Nordic Fiddlers BlocEdinburgh Tradfest
Sun 5 May, 8:15pm
Passion is a word that comes up often in conversation with Henderson, Mjelva and Hall.
Edinburgh Tradfest: Everyone's Welcome to EdinburghEdinburgh Tradfest
Mon 6 May, 8.15pm
Celebrating the tunes and songs that hail from and celebrate our famed capital city.
Edinburgh Tradfest: The Fretless with Madeleine RogerEdinburgh Tradfest
Tue 7 May, 8.15pm
Four ferocious players, masterful composition, and a genre-bending sound.
Edinburgh Tradfest: Lena Jonsson & Brittany HaasEdinburgh Tradfest
Wed 8 May, 8.15pm
From Northern Sweden and Northern California respectively, Jonsson and Haas play traditional tunes from their own countries as well as original music penned specifically for this collaboration.
Edinburgh Tradfest: BirdvoxEdinburgh Tradfest
Thu 9 May, 8.15pm
Expect velvet harmonies, considered lyrical stylings and lively bespoke beats.
Edinburgh Tradfest: TripticEdinburgh Tradfest
Fri 10 May, 8.15pm
Three members of the highly rated Moishe's Bagel – Greg Lawson, Phil Alexander and Mario Caribé – come together in a new project exploring a shared love of world folk music.
Edinburgh Tradfest: DàimhEdinburgh Tradfest
Sat 11 May. 8.15pm
Forging the sound of the New Tradition, Dàimh are West Highland Music’s proudest exponents.
Edinburgh Tradfest: SpotlightEdinburgh Tradfest
Sun 12 May, 8.15pm
A show that will throw a light on some of the most exciting new performers in folk and traditional music today.
Jack Docherty in David Bowie and Me: Parallel Lives
Thu 16 - Sat 18 May, 7:30pm
Following rave reviews and a sell-out run at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Jack Docherty is taking his critically-acclaimed show David Bowie & Me on tour.
Dead Girls Risingby Maureen Lennon
Tue 21 - Thu 23 May, 7:30pm
A furious coming-of-age punk cabaret show about trying to survive in a violent patriarchy, our deepest fears, and how we seek to control them.