Cookies

This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you are giving consent to cookies being used. For information on cookies and how you can disable them visit our Privacy and Cookie Policy.

Accept
James Patrick Gavin & Friends

Home What's on

James Patrick Gavin & Friends

Home What's on

James Patrick Gavin & Friends

Celtic Connections

Book tickets

£13
Open to All
Book here

Dates and times

Saturday 19 January 2019
7:30PM - 10:00PM

Fiddler and guitarist James Patrick Gavin is a major player on London’s folk scene, whose band work with Teyr, the Rad Orchestra and Jez Hellard spans styles from Celtic tradition to transglobal fusion. Many of those musical cohorts feature on his 2018 solo debut Chewing the Fat, which traces his Irish lineage from his grandparents’ lives in rural Fermanagh to his own cosmopolitan present. Recurring throughout are samples from two years’ worth of interviews with his grandmother, among a diverse, dynamic mix of traditional, original and borrowed material, enlivened with Gavin’s trademark quirky twists and turns. He’s joined here by a gang of pals who guested on the album.

Venue

The National Piping Centre

McPhater Street, Glasgow, G4 0HW