Manran perform Fios Chun A Bhaird live at Paisley Arts Centre (The Visit 2017)


One of Scotland’s best loved groups Manran take to the stage at Paisley Arts Centre to perform a thoughtful rendition of an old Gaelic song Fios Chun A Bhaird as part of The Visit 2017. You can find out more about this celevrated group it’s members, releases and tour dates at

In April 2017 TRADtv teamed up with Showcase Scotland Expo to capture exclusive performances at The Visit showcasing event. We filmed live traditional music sessions in Paisley (in Paisley Town Hall, Paisley Abbey and Paisley Arts Centre) and Stirling (in The Tolbooth).

The Showcase Scotland Expo team take delegates from North America to different parts of the country to soak up the history and culture and enjoy showcase performances by a selection of the most exciting contemporary traditional music artists in distinct and special venues.

Find out more about The Visit, and the participating artists including contact details for booking at

Watch more performances and other contemporary and classic traditional music at

The Visit is supported by Creative Scotland, Paisley 2021 and TRADtv.

TRADtv is proud to support Paisley’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021.

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3 Responses to "Manran perform Fios Chun A Bhaird live at Paisley Arts Centre (The Visit 2017)"
  1. ”have any of you heard of Islay…or been to Islay before?’ Where did he think he was? He surely got Paisley, Scotland…the same country as Islay is in…mixed up with Pretoria!!!!!

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