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Tuesday 6th November 2018

Mairearad Green & Anna Massie

— The Wardrobe Theatre
Two of Scotland’s most revered multi-instrumentalists, Mairearad Green (accordion and bagpipes) and Anna Massie (guitar, banjo, fiddle) are
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Two of Scotland’s most revered multi-instrumentalists, Mairearad Green (accordion and bagpipes) and Anna Massie (guitar, banjo, fiddle) are a truly captivating duo, providing a highly energetic performance with an instantly warm and friendly stage presence. Having played alongside each other for over ten years, they revel in an intuitive approach to each other’s musical ideas and interpretations, and an “almost telepathic communication” on stage (Hi-Arts), effortlessly showcasing the fruits of duo partnership to the highest level , creating “music more than the sum of just two parts” (The Scotsman).

Mairearad and Anna both grew up in the Scottish Highlands amidst very similar musical backgrounds (most notably, mandolin playing Dads!), and so share an innate understanding of Scottish culture and music. As a duo they have enjoyed many successes, including five stars in The Scotsman and high praise from KT Tunstall, becoming a much-loved live act.

Their three albums – 2009’s eponymous debut, ‘Doubling’ in 2013 and ‘Best Day’ 2015 – have met wide critical acclaim, Mairearad and Anna was recorded live, just the two musicians – the live double act – whilst Doubling features many layered tracks, building a more complex sound, though still just from the two musicians. At the heart of Doubling remains the live duo sets, intricately arranged and executed with symbiotic sympathy, enhancing their “must-see” reputation.


“…the camaraderie and sheer fun of musical collaboration is plainly evident and infectious.” Songlines

“An exuberant, beautifully recorded album…crisp, clean and crystalline.” fRoots

http://mairearadandanna.com
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xj99j2Fn-D4
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Mairearad Green and Anna Massie
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T-Shirts in March - Mairearad&Anna
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Life in the Vass Lane - Mairearad&Anna
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The Rampage - Mairearad&Anna
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Hornpipes - Mairearad&Anna
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