Festivals

Christine has appeared at many festivals in the Scotland, the UK, Ireland, Europe, Russia, USA and Canada, and events over the years, in many collaborations, and solo.

These include:

Celtic Connections
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Perthshire Amber
Orkney Folk Festival
Burnsfest
The Carrying Stream Festival
Stonehaven Folk Festival
Linlithgow Folk Festival
Edinburgh Folk Festival
Whitby
Tonder
Mainz day festival
Cullerlie Traditional Singing Weekend
Kirriemuir Folk Festival
Marymass Festival
Border Gathering
Strathmore Arts Festival
Holmfirth Festival
Northlands
Scottish Traditional Boat Festival
Rothesay Folk Festival
Glasgow Songwriting Festival
The Hairst
The Howe
Four Fools
Warwick
Cambridge Folk Festival club stage
NAFA Promoters conference with Janet Russell.
True North

She has also been solo support for a number of top-flight artistes including Guy Clark, Capercaillie, Altan and Christy Moore.
In collaborations she has been support for artistes including Richard Thompson, Donnie Munro Band, Ladysmith Black Mamabazo, Dougie Maclean, Jean Redpath.

 

Highlight and Awards

2016 included on Greentrax, The Special Projects 30th Anniversary of Greentrax

2012 Scots Traditional Singer of the Year, nominee

2009 Celebrity opening of Homecoming Scotland

2009 Sheena Wellington’s album of the year, ‘Lift’ by Sinsheen

2007 Angus Ambassador, Creative, Angus Ahead

1998 My Ain Countrie, award-winning Scottish Women show at Celtic Connections – Karen Matheson, Sheena Wellington, Ishbel McAskill, Wrigley Sisters

1995 The Scotsman Sounds Around Album of the Year, Alasdair Clark , Dancin Chantin, with Janet Russell

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Christine Kydd

Christine Kydd