The Musicians

The Struileag show is set to be a cracker with an exhilarating, eclectic ensemble of 12 musicians supporting thrilling performances by our 8 Struileag singers. Expect world class performances and glorious ensemble pieces. Along side a heart-wrenchingly good string section we have top soloists on pipes, fiddle, guitar, whistles and harp, sensitive accompanists and a fantastic percussion section to boot!

The musicians include:
Jim Sutherland - Composer/programmer
Seonaid Aitken - 1st Violin/Fiddle
Anna-Wendy Stevenson - 2nd Violin/Fiddle
Patsy Reid - Viola/Fiddle
Su-a Lee - Cello
Fraser Fifield - Whistle/Cauld wind pipes
Jim Rattigan - French horn
Matheu Watson - Guitar/Whistle/Fiddle
Rachel Newton - Clarsach (harp)/Fiddle
Allan MacDonald - Highland pipes/Jaw harp
Euan Burton - Electric bass/Double bass
Iain Sandilands - Tuned percussion/Percussion
Alan Emslie - Drums/Percussion
Angus Lyon - Keyboards/Accordion