This release teams seasoned Scottish singer Fiona (based in Australia) with Australian guitarist Shane O’Mara, and it’s a superb example of just what can be achieved with minimal resources (one voice, one guitar). It’s obvious from the outset that this is an inspired teaming, such is the feeling of intuitive mutual supportiveness between singer and musician..
The Glaswegian, Ross, who has been in Australia for 11 years, is a singer with a voice that has absolutely no modern contrivances. Or indeed any modern tone. Certainly nothing to suggest we could not have heard these songs sung this way 150 years ago.
It looks easy when you have this amount of talent. A voice, an acoustic guitar and twelve Scottish traditional songs are the three key ingredients on Sunrise Turn. Award-winning vocalist Fiona Ross is..