Treacherous Orchestra and Fía na Roca to Perform at Celtic Connections 2011

Treacherous Orchestra - Photo by Louis DeCarlo
Scottish band Treacherous Orchestra and Galician band Fía na Roca are scheduled to perform Friday, January 14th at O2 ABC Glasgow.

Originally spawned amidst the small-hours maelstrom of the Festival Club, 13-man supergroup the Treacherous Orchestra return to the scene of their legendary main-stage debut at Celtic Connections 2009, since when they’ve been hailed far and wide as Scotland’s most exciting new live act.

Bagpipes, fiddles, whistles, flutes and guitars all feature two by two, plus accordion, banjo, bass, and percussion in a spectacular sonic panorama as intricately wrought as it’s incandescently wild.

Fia na Roca - Photo by Carlos Abal
Spanish band Fía na Roca have been at the forefront of contemporary Galician music since their inception in 1993.

Their innovative song-based arrangements, centered on Sonia Lebedynski’s stunning vocals, incorporate traditional and original material with rock, funk and jazz influences.

Fía na Roca recordings available:

Friday, 14 January, 7:30pm
£15 – over 14s only, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
O2 ABC Glasgow

Celtic Connections tickets are available at:

By phone 0141 353 8000
In person Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
2 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3NY
City Halls and Old Fruitmarket
Glasgow, G1 1NQ

Author: World Music Central News Department

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