Friday, June 25, 2010
The Republican Journal: SCOTTISH FIDDLE SENSATION ALASDAIR FRASER in Concert: "ROCKLAND- Master Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser, long regarded as one of Scotland’s premier musical ambassadors, presents the music of his homeland with unsurpassed eloquence, passion and energy. His dynamic fiddling, engaging stage presence, and deep understanding of Scotland's music have created a constant and international demand for his solo appearances and concerts with a variety of ensembles. He links bows with vibrant young cellist Natalie Haas in an exciting weave of rocking, reeling rhythms, poignant melodies, and exquisite musicianship. The duo has created a buzz among Celtic music lovers at festivals & concerts across the US and Europe, and their performances have been featured on nationally broadcast radio programs, including Thistle & Shamrock, Mountain Stage, and a Prairie Home Companion."