Stèidhte air turas an Leòdhasaich Cailean MacCoinnich tro na h-Innseachan, bidh Yatra a’ coimhead ris an turas aige tro òrain às na h-Eileanan air siubhal is seòladh, le cuideachd ceòl raag is eile às na h-Inseachan a bhiodh Cailean air a chluinntinn is e a’ siubhal na dùthcha.
It will also tell a wider story of the history and heritage of South Asia and the UK and what that connection has come to mean and embody today. A historical story made alive and present through artists working today, representing these traditions in a progressive and innovative way, a talented troupe of musicians from a range of musical backgrounds have been corralled by lead composer & musician Dalbir Singh Rattan.
Dalbir Singh Rattan; Producer lead composer and artistic direction.
Aziz Ibrahim; Asian Blues, Guitar virtuoso, Electronica
Kaviraj Singh Dhadyalla; Vocals and Santoor
Seetal Kaur Dhadyalla – Kathak
Anna Murray; Gaelic vocalist and great highland pipes
Ceitlin Smith; Gaelic Vocalist
With Contributions from
Mary Smith; Gaelic song, Vocal expert & Folklorist
Calum Martin; Musician composer and Gaelic Psalm expert
The Purvai Festival is a Signature Event for Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017