Piper’s Den

7:00 pm

October 2, 2019

Bridging the gaps between traditional and contemporary, Scottish and world music. Dan Houghton and Tristan Henderson are a midnight-meeting of two composers and multi-instrumentalists, playing reeds, strings and more. Unleashing beguiling compositions and arrangements, from simple and complex, onto the world’s stage.

Dan: Dan Houghton is a Scottish piper, flautist and DADGAD guitarist currently residing in south–western Vermont. Winner of numerous competitions, including the Scottish Lowland and Border Pipers’ Society Open Borderpipes and New Composition events and the St. Chartier Mâitre de Cornemuse, he as has toured and taught extensively throughout Britain, Europe, Ireland, America, Asia and the Antipodes. He performs as a soloist as well as in various ensembles, not least amongst which may be counted the Scottish power-trad band, Cantrip; the Salsa fusion band, Salsa Celtica; the more RSCDS based Parcel of Rogues, the “Celtic” Rock band Prydein and more recently Piper’s Den.

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