The Wortham Center for the Performing Arts presents an intimate concert experience with renowned Scottish singer/songwriter Dougie MacLean, Sunday, Oct. 18 at 2 p.m.
The famed “Caledonia” and The Last of the Mohicans theme music songwriter is a longtime favorite of Wortham Center audiences. The evening features MacLean’s own evocative, lyrical songwriting and instrumental compositions. The concert will be streamed live exclusively for the Wortham Center. Following the show is a 15-30 minute audience Q&A with Dougie.
Tickets for Dougie MacLean are available via link on the Wortham Center’s website or through Crowdcast. Tickets holders will stream the online performance on the event date using a computer or mobile device and an internet connection. One ticket per email address.
About Dougie MacLean:
“Dougie MacLean is Scotland’s pre-eminent singer-songwriter and a national musical treasure” (SingOut USA) who has developed a unique blend of lyrical, roots-based songwriting and instrumental composition. He is internationally renowned for his song, “Caledonia,” the theme music for The Last of the Mohicans, and his inspired performances.
Called “A musical hero” by the Wall Street Journal, MacLean’s songs have been covered by Paolo Nutini, Amy MacDonald, Ronan Keating, Mary Black, Frankie Miller, Cara Dillon, Kathy Mattea and many other top performers. MacLean has received two prestigious Tartan Clef Awards, a place in the Scottish Music Hall of Fame, a Lifetime Achievement Award from BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and an OBE. MacLean also has a local connection: he serves on the advisory board for The Swannanoa Gathering at Warren Wilson College.
To obtain more information about Wortham Center Live Streaming Events please visit worthamarts.org or call the box office: 828-257-4530. Current box office hours: Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; phone only.