Alasdair Fraser Tickets for Sale

Alasdair Fraser is renowned throughout the globe as one of the finest fiddle players Scotland has ever produced. His name is tantamount with the vibrant cultural revitalization which is totally transforming the Scottish musical scene.

A master Scottish violinist, Fraser is an accomplished performer. His energetic fiddling, combined with winning stage presence, and in addition, deep understanding of Scotland's music have led to a constant and global demand for his individual appearances and concerts with an assortment of ensembles. Fraser has been a key force behind the renaissance of long-established Scottish fiddling in Scotland and also the U.S., rousing army of listeners and learners throughout his recordings, yearly fiddle camps, and concerts. He has been representing Scotland internationally through shows sponsored by the British Council. He was awarded touring support by the California Arts Council, by way of the ranking of 'highest priority for inclusion on the roster; considered 'model' in stature.'

Alasdair's richly communicative playing transports listeners into a broad musical spectrum. This spectrum ranges from haunting laments from the old tradition to the classically-composed airs, beating dance tunes, and improvements based on traditional concepts. His vast range spans many centuries of local Scottish folk music and also his own compositions, which merge a deep understanding of the Scottish institution with cutting-edge musical explorations. Also he weaves by the way of his performances a witty and warm narrative, picking up from a deep well of stories and surrounding Scotland's musical heritage.
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Apr 12 Thu 7:15 PM Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas Eddie's Attic
Decatur, GA
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Alasdair Fraser has been featuring on more than 100 TV and radio shows in the UK; also he has been featuring on several nationally-broadcasted programs in the US, e.g. CBS Sunday Morning, a Prairie Home Companion, NPR Morning Edition, and the Thistle & Shamrock. In The Kennedy Center Honors (CBS TV) Alasdair played an extraordinary solo homage to honoree Sean Connery, who is also a fellow Scot, also in the segment are included Catherine Zeta-Jones. Fraser has also made guest appearances many times with groups as varied as Los Angeles Master Chorale, The Chieftains, and the Water boys, and has featured soloist along with Itzhak Perlman at the famous New York's Lincoln Center. In addition to his live shows his film credits consist of solo performances on the soundtracks of quite a few major films, including Titanic and The Last of the Mohicans.

Fraser lives with his spouse and two sons at the Sierra Nevada foothills of northern California. He is operating his individual Culburnie Records label and makes frequent trips to his homeland, Scotland and beyond for plentiful engagements.

This man's show is not to be missed for anything. The combination of traditional and modern of this kind is hard to be found. So book your tickets now. Online booking available.