Simon Thoumire & Dave Milligan
Simon Thoumire & Dave Milligan’s duo performances have a unique blend of virtuoso musicianship and rapport that comes from working together for almost 25 years.
Simon is a renowned and award-winning virtuoso concertina player, and has performed with guitarist Ian Carr, Seannachie, and John McCusker among many others. Dave Milligan is a genre-defying pianist who has played with Karine Polwart, String Sisters, Bachué, Stramash and The Unusual Suspects.
Playing reels, jigs, strathspeys, and airs mostly from their first two albums, The Big Day In and Third Flight Home, they also explore self-penned music as featured on their new album, Portraits.