Elsa Jean McTaggart AKA THE MECENARY FIDDLER

28 sep 2018 kl. 18:30 - 29 sep 2018 kl. 00:00

Restaurant Børsen, Lichtenbergsgade 10, 8700 Horsens


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The show will feature well know fiddle songs "The Devil Went Down To Georgia" "Orange Blossom Special" "River Dance" "Fairytale" plus some of Elsa's original songs "Fiddle In The Tax Office" "Phantom Fiddler" and many more Scottish and Irish lively gigs reels and hornpipes!! And some well-known songs on the guitar.

Elsa plays guitar, fiddle whistle and button box. As a singer/song writer has frequently been likened to Eva Cassidy, Joni Mitchel and Joan Baez (a highland version). Elsa is accompanied by “Mr Lister” on piano/ keyboards and piano accordion.

Elsa (the mercenary fiddler) began her musical career in Ireland, has an MA in Irish traditional music and has spent 15 years as a full-time musician working in Irish pub venues, performing solo, in duos and full band events. Elsa has toured with the likes of Finbar Furey, and now has completed 2 successful international tours of her own. Elsa composes, sings and plays guitar, fiddle, penny whistle and button box. The Duo began working together in a chain of hotels…but the last 5 years have been spent working full-time in Irish music bars and international venues and festivals, summers have been spent travelling with Elsa’s original music.

Brought up in the heart of Scotland, Elsa’s love affair with music began at an early age. The 5th child of 11 and great grand-daughter to the renewed Scottish painter William McTaggart, Elsa grew up on a self-sufficient small holding in remote area of the Tay Valley, Aberfeldy, Scotland.

Having performed in pubs/clubs, weddings, ceilidhs and general corporate work in Scotland for 20 years, then as a full-time party/ karaoke host and Entertainments manager in hotels in tourist resorts in Spain. Gary sings and is an accomplished piano/keyboard and Piano Accordion player.

Having spent the last 12 years performing abroad with breaks for 2 small tours.Elsa is currently on a European tour.

www.elsa-jean-mctaggart.com

Billet / mad

DKK 249,00 + DKK 15,87 gebyr