Robyn Stapleton hails from Stranraer. She performs the traditional songs of her Scottish and Irish heritage in the Scots, English and Gaelic language. In 2014, she became BBC Radio Scotland’s Young Traditional Musician and in the years since has become one of Scotland’s most respected folk singers. She has performed with leading ensembles such as the RSNO and the BBC SSO and is regularly accompanied by award-winning folk musicians: Aaron Jones, Kristan Harvey and Patsy Reid.
Delighted to welcome one of the region’s leading lights to this year’s especially rich programme in the Knockengorroch Longhouse