Maggie Adamson performs live at the Glenfiddich Fiddle Championship Celebration at Blair Castle

Renowned Shetland fiddle player and 2011—2012 Glenfiddich Fiddle Champion Maggie Adamson, accompanied by Mo Rutherford on piano performs a selection of tunes including The Countess of Crawford, Madame Neruda and Miss Russell of Blackhall live at Blair Castle in Blair Atholl.

On 30 October 2016, seventeen of the twenty Glenfiddich Fiddle Champions returned to Blair Castle for a unique and memorable ‘festival of champions’ to celebrate the legacy of this very special competition. They were joined by US fiddler, Tim MacDonald who had already secured an invitation to compete had the Championship continued that year.

This celebration event provided a memorable finale to the Championship, following the decision by the William Grant Foundation to discontinue the event in order to support Scottish music in new ways in future.

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