Live Music Now
The Routes Quartet are part of Scotland's Live Music Now program; performing to the elderly and disabled children all over Scotland. For Live Music Now, Routes has been joined by fiddle/bass player Charlie Stewart. Charlie is from Kinross-shire, currently based in Glasgow. Charlie was awarded Young Trad. Musician of the Year, 2017. He 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. Interested in both Traditional and Jazz music, Charlie's playing is influenced by both genres, giving him a unique style that draws on both the traditional and contemporary. Charlie also performs regularly with 'Levack Stewart Irving', 'Dosca' and 'Sketch'.