The singer on the 2015 tour is Hannah Rarity. Since her introduction to Scottish Folk music a mere few years ago, Hannah Rarity's spellbinding voice, warm, genuine stage manner and thoughtful interpretations of material both new and old have seen her perform in a number of varied and exciting locations including Brazil, Spain, Eastern Europe and around the UK. Hannah has twice appeared as a soloist with Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra in the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.
The singer on the 2014 tour was Cathie Ryan, the renowned Irish-American vocalist, songwriter and recording artist... "For over twenty-five years, including five solo albums, countless musical collaborations, and multiple awards, Cathie Ryan has been in the vanguard of Irish music. She is blessed with a voice of luminous clarity and a gift for unearthing gems from Irish and American song traditions, creating her own heart-stirring originals, and for showcasing writers whose work deserves wider recognition." more.
"Anyone wondering what constitutes excellence in Irish American singing today need only attend a Cathie Ryan concert."