BlackRock Presents Gaelic Singer Julie Fowlis (Video)BlackRock Center for the Arts presents Julie Fowlis for a weekend of Scottish immersion Oct. 25 & 26. The groundbreaking artist continues to entice new audiences worldwide and push accepted musical boundaries with her adaptations of songs from her native Scottish Gaelic tradition. Prior to the Oct. 25 performance the Scotch Malt Whiskey Society will host a traditional Scotch-Whiskey tasting. Attendees can taste five different high end single-malt Scotch-Whiskies not available on the retail market. Performance tickets are $32 or packages including the Scotch-Whiskey tasting are $65. Tickets may be purchased by calling the box office at 240.912.1058 or online at BlackRock website. BlackRock is located at 12901 Town Commons Drive in Germantown.
Fowlis will lead a workshop on Gaelic and Celtic music Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. The workshop is free.
A short film about the Julie Fowlis album “Uam”