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Rootsbase: Hannah Rarity

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Hannah Rarity’s sublime voice imbues the music she performs with a depth of emotion that is inimitable. It’s this ability that has seen her become one of Scotland’s foremost young singers. Winner of BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2018, her status as a rising talent has been further consolidated by her Scots Singer of the Year nomination at the 2017 Scots Trad Music Awards and feature as ‘One to Watch in 2018’ in The Scotsman.

Her powerful vocals have been well-suited to her collaborations/ performances with esteemed musical acts; such as the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, and her international touring with Irish-American band Cherish the Ladies. Notable national television appearances include BBC Hogmanay Live, BBC N.I. Wayfaring Stranger, whereas UK festivals appearances include Orkney, Tiree, and Celtic Connections.