Duncan Chisholm

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Duncan Chisholm
Born (1968-10-31) 31 October 1968 (age 46)
Inverness, Scotland
Genres Folk, folk rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Fiddle
Years active 1980s-present
Associated acts Julie Fowlis, Wolfstone,
Website duncanchisholm.com

Duncan Chisholm (born 31 October 1968) is a Scottish fiddle player and composer. Chisholm has a strong solo career, having recorded and produced six solo albums. His latest studio album, Affric, released in 2012, was longlisted for the Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award. Duncan tours with the Scottish Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis' band. He is also a founder member of the folk rock group Wolfstone.

Discography[edit]

Solo[edit]

  • Redpoint (1997)
  • The Door of Saints (2001)
  • Farrar (2008)
  • Canaich (2010)
  • Affric (2012)
  • Live at Celtic Connections (2013)

with Wolfstone[edit]


Guest appearances[edit]

  • Across the City and the WorldDonnie Munro (2002)
  • ProterraRunrig (2003)
  • Day of Days – Runrig (2004)
  • Heart of America – Donnie Munro (2006)
  • Everything You See – Runrig (2007)
  • UamJulie Fowlis (2009)
  • The Beat of YouCoast (2010)
  • Live at Perthshire Amber – Julie Fowlis (2011)
  • "Uncovered" - Beth Nielsen Chapman (2013)
  • "Party on the Moor" - Runrig (2014)
  • "Gach Sgeul" - Julie Fowlis (2014)

Awards[edit]

  • MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards – Album of the Year 2008 – Farrar[1]
  • Herald Angel – Edinburgh Festival – for multi-media production Kin
  • Scots Trad Music Awards - Musician of the Year 2012

References[edit]