Lori Watson completed doctoral studies at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow and St Andrews University in 2013.
She was a finalist at the Scottish Young Traditional Musician Awards and toured extensively at home and abroad. Lori has composed music for theater and has broadcast on radio and television.
Her research into the Borders traditions continues and she is a dedicated ‘tradition bearer’ of Borders fiddle playing. At the age of 12, Lori was a founding member of renowned Borders youth traditional music group, the Small Hall Band and also played with Borders ceilidh band Clarty Cloot.