Scottish Music

Traditional music-making in Scotland was largely a solo art and the ‘folk group’ is a relatively modern phenomenon, resulting in some excellent music.

Scottish music compilations

Scotland: The Real Music from Contemporary Caledonia (Smithsonian Folkways, 2003), compiled by Fiona Ritchie, producer and host of National Public Radio’s syndicated weekly show ‘The Thistle & Shamrock’

The Rough Guide To Scottish Folk (RGNET1235, 2010)

Scottish Musicians

Ailie Robertson

Bachue

Battlefield Band

Billy Jackson

Blazin’ Fiddles

Boys of the Lough

Breabach

Brian McNeill

Bruce MacGregor

Capercaillie

Ian Hardie

Julie Fowlis

Karen Matheson

Paul Anderson

Tannahill Weavers

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