Back to All Events

Aidan O'Rourke (LAU) & Kit Downes: 365 Project, support from Randolph's Leap (solo)

  • Old Bridge Inn Old Bridge Inn Aviemore United Kingdom (map)

The multiple BBC Folk Award winning fiddle player and founding member of Lau, Kan and Blazin’ Fiddles spent a year writing daily musical responses to James Robertson’s short story collection : 365 (Hamish Hamilton / Penguin Books Ltd 2013). One song every day!

By the end of the year he had written 365 new tunes, from which he selected 22 to record with Kit Downes on harmonium and piano. Kit is a BBC Jazz Award winning, Mercury Music Award nominated, solo recording artist for ECM Records. He has toured the world with artists such as Squarepusher and Django Bates. They toured the album (Volume 1) in the UK in April 2018. This is the live musical performance of Volume 2. Due to be released on Limited Edition double CD by Reveal Records.