Trinity Artist Series

Trinity Episcopal Church, 801 Henkel Road, Statesville, NC

U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion Jamie Laval creates rapt audiences with his passionate performances of traditional Celtic music, showcasing his stunning virtuosity, contemporary flair, and uncanny imitation of Highland bagpipes. Recognized throughout the U.S. and Britain as one of the premier performers of traditional Celtic music on the international music scene today, Jamie performed for Her Majesty the Queen, appeared on Dave Matthews' platinum "Some Devil" album, and presented a TED Talk. Murmurs and Drones, Laval’s third and most recent album, won the popular vote for “Best World Traditional Album” in the Independent Music Awards. “The next Alasdair Fraser” (Press & Post, Scotland). An evening concert experience with Jamie combines toe-tapping melodies, foot percussion, an innovative arrangement style, and the recounting of mythic tales to create a beautiful atmosphere of the Scottish Highlands and Brittany. Jamie is also skilled composer, arranger of symphonic scores, and devoted educator. or (704) 872-6314 Performance 3:00-4:00PM with Meet the Artist afterward