Tickets £15 advance, £20 on the door.
MG ALBA Scottish Traditional Instrumentalist of the Year 2018.
Award winning, virtuoso Uilleann Piper Calum Stewart’s powerful and lyrical playing style, is rooted in the traditional music of his native Northern Scotland. His distinct musical voice has been developed through collaborations within the Scottish and Irish traditions.
In addition to his concert schedule, Calum is in demand as a recording artist, with recent work including recordings and performances with The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Symphony Orchestra and BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
“An astounding Uilleann Piper … Music that runs as pure as a Highland stream.” – ACOUSTIC Magazine.
“Seriously class playing.” – BBC Radio Scotland.
“A musician of outstanding virtuosity… Mountain-air piping clarity.” – Irish Music Magazine.
“Hits you right between the eyes. Outstanding” – The Living Tradition.
“Calum Stewart joins the ranks of thoroughly modern Uilleann Pipers, who are steeped in their own tradition but cross borders to bring in other influences, and can write a damned fine tune” – Folk Radio
“A beautifully crafted piece of music in every sense” – BBC Pipeline
Youtube video of Calum Stewart performing ‘The Banks of Loch Gowna’ at Celtic Connections 2016.
Calum Stewart Youtube channel
Calum Stewart website
The venue is situated in Brookfield Gardens on the site of the old Unitarian Church. Access from the street is via a flight of steps with, currently, no ramped access for wheelchairs. Park for free after 6.30pm at West Kirby Concourse, only 4 minutes walk away, as there is no on street parking available at the venue. Licensed bar available.