Friday, March 21, 7:30 p.m. In collaboration with LAFTA (Lincoln Association for Traditional Arts)
Alasdair Fraser, Scotland’s premier fiddle ambassador will be performing on the Arts for the Soul series accompanied by innovative pianist Cali McKasson. Fraser has a concert career spanning 30 years, with a long list of accolades, television credits, and feature performances on top movie soundtracks including Last of the Mohicans and Titanic. He has been featured on nationally broadcast Performance Today, The Thistle & Shamrock, and Mountain Stage. Well-known pianist Cali McKasson has performed many times with Fraser, and is steeped in the Cape Breton and Scottish traditions. (Note: this concert was originally publicized to include cellist Natalie Haas. Due to a scheduling conflict she is no longer performing).
“Alasdair Fraser is the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling.” ~ San Francisco Examiner
Fiddle workshop at First Presbyterian, Saturday, March 22 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (Free and open to the public)
Children 13 and under: FREE