|Drummer - Educator - Composer|
The new line up consists of:
Scott Wood - Bagpipes and Whistles
Mhairi Mackinnon - Fiddle
Ron Jappy - Acoustic Guitar
Angus Tikka - Bass Guitar
Mark Scobbie - Drum Kit
Davie Dunsmuir - Electric Guitar
The Band contains a BBC Young Traditional Musician of the Year Finalist as well as a BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year Finalist, and collectively they have toured with bands such as: Manran, Wolfstone, Skerryvore, Rura, Fat-Suit and the Red Hot Chilli Pipers. All Graduates of Music from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and the University of Strathclyde, between them they have performed shows in every continent on the globe........apart from Antartica.
"The most exciting new Traditional act in Scotland." - Tiree Music Festival
Bursting on to the scene in January at the Celtic Connection Festival Club, the bag-pipe driven Scott Wood Band are set to debut their explosively, energetic debut festival show at HebCelt 2014.
The band was developed from the critically acclaimed Scott Wood Trio, who were nominated for 'Up and Coming Artist of the Year' at the MG Alba Scots Music Awards in 2013. The trio have performed extensively throughout the UK and Europe in 2013, with highlights including Tiree Music Festival, Piping Live, Scots Fiddle Festival and Speyfest.