Ryan Young is an emerging young fiddle player bringing new and exciting ideas to traditional Scottish music. His debut album was recorded with triple Grammy winner Jesse Lewis, who has worked with the likes of Yo-Yo Mah and Bela Fleck. Ryan holds both a first-class Honours and a Masters degree from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Last year he was nominated for the Horizon Award at the 2018 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and he was winner of the Best Musician category in the 2018 Folking Awards. ‘He has created his own unique way of playing and is finding great emotional depth in his native Scottish music’ (Martin Hayes). Don’t miss his only show at the Merchants Hall.