Fara: Respecting and flexing the fiddle

Fara is at Nettlebed Folk Club on Monday, September 3

Fara: Respecting and flexing the fiddle

It’s a season launch and an album launch for the first gig at Nettlebed for autumn.

Orcadian folk quartet Fara release their second album combining the unique Orkney fiddle tradition with contemporary and original songs and tunes.

The songs incorporate words by Orcadian poets: George McKay Brown, Edwin Muir and Christina Costie, as well as one original and one traditional text. The season continues with Michael McGoldrick trio on September 10 and Daphne’s Flight on the 17th.