Port – Series 4
A musical journey with Julie Fowlis
& Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh.
Begins Sunday @ 9.30pm
In the fourth series of Port, Julie Fowlis and Muireann NicAmhlaoibh visit the Celtic heartlands of mainland Europe, accompanied by acclaimed musical friends from Scotland and Ireland. Starting in Brittany, they continue to Asturias and Galicia in Northern Spain, regions with a strong Celtic heritage.
In Episode 1:
They visit Brittany to discover more about traditional music. Port reveals their shared musical heritage and we hear from their musical friends who have roots in Brittany. Accompanying Julie and Muireann are renowned Scottish singer Mischa MacPherson and from Ireland, the talented Laoise Kelly. Amongst the musicians playing with them are Annie Ebrel, Erik Marchand, Jean-Michel Veillon, Jacky Molard and Sylvain Barou. Julie and Muireann meet local musicians Elouan Le Sauze & Louri Derrien for a rendition of local tune.