Laura-Beth Salter

Mandolin

 

Laura-Beth is a well kent face on the Glasgow Folk and Roots scene, a founding member of renowned folk band The Shee and was nominated for the MG Alba Composer of the year award in 2013 after the success of her Celtic Connections commission and debut album ‘Breathe.’ She is also an active tutor of mandolin and youth projects all over the UK.

She has toured extensively with bands such as Shooglenifty, Frigg and Dougie MacLean’s ‘The MacLean Project.’ She can currently be found gigging with The Shee,  in a highly acclaimed duo with Jenn Butterworth, Scottish Bluegrass Band The Daddy Naggins and as part of the exciting new project- Kinnaris Quintet.

Laura-Beth is also an experienced tutor, teaching mandolin at Newcastle University and The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, as well as groupwork and song workshops at festivals and residentials allover the country.
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