TMSA Traditional Music & Song Association of Scotland

TMSA Young Trad Tour - Orkney Concert

31 July 2017

20:00 pm

Stromness Town Hall


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, including this concert in Orkney.

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 or through Amazon, or download a copy through iTunes from around the middle of July.

Tickets available through or tel: 0792 253 3915 (TMSA) - 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 01436 820 369

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 01397 700 707

Thursday 15 June - Summerhall, Edinburgh 8:00pm (doors at 7.30pm) Tickets available from 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 0141 212 8815

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

Stromness Town Hall
Church Street
Orkney Islands
KW16 3BA