FARA
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FARA

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Fara brings together four emerging musicians at the forefront of today’s young Scottish folk scene, Jennifer Austin, Kristan Harvey, Jeana Leslie and Catriona Price’s three fiddles and a piano, to produce a fiery sound rooted strongly in their upbringing among the music of Orkney.

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Monday 19th February 2018 8:00pmFara brings together four emerging musicians at the forefront of today's young Scottish folk scene Jennifer Austin, Kristan Harvey, Jeana Leslie and Catriona Price's three fiddles and a piano to produce a fiery sound rooted strongly in their upbringing among the music of Orkney.

Nominees, and performers, at the 2017 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, booked as artiste in residence at Festival Interceltique Lorient 2017, and with return visits scheduled to festivals in the UK and Europe including Cambridge Folk Festival and Tønder Festival, Fara has already established their unique place in the folk scene.
Kings Place
London
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Tuesday 20th February 2018 7:30pmFinalists in the BBC Radio 2 Folk awards 2017 as best newcomers, FARA brings together four emerging musicians at the forefront of today's young Scottish folk scene. Jennifer Austin, Kristen Harvey, Jeana Leslie and Catriona Price's three fiddles and a piano, to produce a fiery sound rooted strongly in their upbringing among the music of Orkney. Releasing their debut album Cross the Line in September of 2016. The band have gone on to appear on some of the great stages of the world, including the Royal Albert Hall (BBC Radio 2 Folk awards 2017) and Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, where they appeared with Cherish the Ladies at Celtic Connections 2017.
Kitchen Garden Cafe
Birmingham
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Saturday 12th May 2018 7:30pmUnitarian Universalist Congregation of York
York
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Friday 14th September 2018 8:00pmCeòl Cholasa (Colonsay Festival, Scotland) - please ignore the Canadian location!)
Colonsay
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Saturday 15th September 2018 8:00pmCeòl Cholasa (Colonsay Festival, Scotland) - please ignore the Canadian location!)
Ceòl Cholasa (Colonsay Festival, Scotland)
Colonsay
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