Phil and Aly set for Meldrum Gig

Meldrum Academy Parent Council are delighted to announce that celebrated Scottish musicians Phil Cunningham and Aly Bain will perform a fundraising concert at Meldrum Academy on Saturday, September 12 from 7.30pm.

The Parent Council say that the intimate concert will give those attending the opportunity to see the talent that has earned the pair the title “simply the best traditional musicians you are ever likely to hear”.

Aly Bain MBE, originally from Lerwick, is regarded as the supreme style traditional fiddler.

Phil Cunningham MBE, from Edinburgh is world famous as a spectacular and innovative accordionist with the “fastest fingers in the West”, and with over 25 years of experience performing together, the music, humour and storytelling will make this a truly memorable evening out.

Individually they are masters of their art, together they are unsurpassed.

Support will be provided by renowned local fiddle duo, George and Stuart Davidson.

The talented brothers from Tarves have won numerous prizes and awards across Scotland.

Tickets cost £15 each and are avialable from the School Office, or by calling (01651) 871300, or by emailing