Charlie is a fiddle and bass player from Glenfarg, currently based in Glasgow.
‘Individuality, marvellous tone, a wonderful range of attack and expression and all round musicality.’ – Rob Adams, The Herald
Charlie has been taught by Elizabeth MacClay, Lauren MacColl and Pete Clark and now is studying Jazz bass with Mario Caribe, as well as fiddle with Marie Fielding, at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Having gained the title of Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2017, Charlie has also won a Danny Kyle award as part of the duo ‘Ross Miller and Charlie Stewart’, and reached the semi-finals of the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Awards in 2016 playing with the harpist Becky Hill. Charlie can also be found performing with the bands Dosca and Sketch, as well as other projects in Glasgow and further afield.