Fiddlers’ Bid and Frigg Double Bill at Celtic Connections 2018

Fiddlers’ Bid – Photo by Kris Kesiak

Shetland’s Fiddlers’ Bid will headline a Main Auditorium concert at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Fiddlers’ Bid formed during playing lunchtime sessions at high school. Fiddlers’ Bid share a bond going back more than 25 years and since the very beginning, their island’s unique musical heritage has been at the center of what they do.


Frigg – Photo by Tero Ahonen


Fiddlers Bid’ will be joined at Celtic Connections by Finnish seven-piece ensemble Frigg, who are similarly led by four contemporary masters of proud native fiddle traditions. Frigg’s latest album is 2017’s Frost on Fiddles.



Both bands will play individually before a spectacular joint finale.

Fiddlers’ Bid with Frigg
Thursday, January 25, 2018
7:30 p.m.
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Main Auditorium

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