Bothy Ballads Workshop with Ellie Beaton

Sunday 26th Sept. 10am - 11.30am BST (Online)

Vocalist Ellie Beaton is from Rothienorman in Aberdeenshire. She became interested in traditional music from a young age. She studied Classical Voice at Aberdeen City Music School although she continued to sing the traditional songs. Ellie’s main influences are informant singers such as Jeannie Robertson, Lizzie Higgins and also current vocalists such as Shona Donaldson and Claire Hastings.

In 2019 Ellie was invited to collaborate with folk band, Malinky on their album Handsel, and she reached the finals of the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician Award 2021. 

This event is brought to you in partnership with Scottish Culture and Traditions Associations’ SC&T Youth