About

An award winning 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.

In addition to his concert schedule, Calum is in demand as a recording artist, with recent work including recordings and performances with The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Symphony Orchestra and BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

“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

 

Reconnu comme un élément moteur de la musique traditionnelle en Europe, l’écossais Calum Stewart propose un style unique, puissant et mélodique, fruit de son travail sur son uilleann pipes.

Phare de la scène traditionnelle écossaise”
France Musique.

Son originalité musicale est développé à travers ses multiples collaborations avec des musiciens et des projets d’Ecosse,d’Irlande et de Bretagne.

Calum Stewart a joué ou enregistré avec des artistes comme London Symphony Orchestra, London Philarmonic Orchestra, Julie Fowlis, Gilles Servat, Angelo Kelly, Lauren McColl, Nitin Sawhney, Mànran, Gilles Le Bigot, Gregor Meyle