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Award winning, virtuoso Uilleann Piper Calum Stewart’s powerful and lyrical playing style, is rooted in the traditional music of his native Northern Scotland. His distinct musical voice has been developed through collaborations within the Scottish and Irish traditions.

MG ALBA Scottish Traditional Instrumentalist of the Year 2018.

In addition to his own group’s concert schedule, Calum is in demand as a recording and guest artist, having collaborated with a large variety of artists worldwide including; 

The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Symphony Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Julie Fowlis, Donald Shaw, Duncan Chisholm, Lauren MacColl, Gilles Servat, Jean-Michel Veillon, Angelo Kelly, The Kelly Family, Nitin Sawhney, Gregor Meyle, Nantes Symphony Orchestra, Santiano MTV Unplugged

“An astounding Uilleann Piper … Music that runs as pure as a Highland stream.”
ACOUSTIC Magazine.

“Seriously class playing.”
BBC Radio Scotland.

“A musician of outstanding virtuosity… Mountain-air piping clarity.”
Irish Music Magazine.

“Hits you right between the eyes.  Outstanding”
The Living Tradition.

“Calum Stewart joins the ranks of thoroughly modern Uilleann Pipers, who are steeped in their own tradition but cross borders to bring in other influences, and can write a damned fine tune”.
Folk Radio

“A beautifully crafted piece of music in every sense”                                                                                                                                                                                    BBC Pipeline

Lauréat du prix d’instrumentaliste écossais de l’année 2018, Calum Stewart déploie au uilleann pipes un style de jeu puissant et lyrique, qui s’inspire dans la musique traditionnelle écossaise, son pays d’origine. Sa voix musicale unique a été développée à travers des collaborations au sein des traditions écossaise et irlandaise.

Phare de la scène traditionnelle écossaise”
France Musique.