Top fiddle player to perform at the Roots

Tom McConville, primarily known as The Newcastle Fiddle Player, performs at Rothbury Roots on Thursday, August 28.

A virtuoso musician and great singer, his rich and warm voice makes his interpretation of traditional and contemporary songs greatly admired by singers throughout the world.

He is considered as one of the leading fiddle players of our time and his live performances combine a rollercoaster of musical delights, presented with humour and style.

Andy Craig, from the Roots, said: “Tom has been a regular favourite at Rothbury Roots over the years for a very good reason.”

The gig takes place at Rothbury’s Queen’s Head Hotel from 8pm. Entry is £10. Call 01669 620470 to book.