Brìghde Chaimbeul

Supersonic 2024


Scottish smallpipes player Brìghde Chaimbeul is a leading purveyor of experimental Celtic music, A native Gaelic speaker from the Isle of Skye, Brìghde’s style is rooted in her language and culture, but draws inspiration from a variety of global piping traditions. 


Chaimbeul has taken it beyond folk music, discovering a place where tradition and minimalism meet, offering her the freedom to experiment in sound and create something completely her own. Capturing live, the dense and wild landscape of her home through hypnotic drones and the ethereal drawl of the Scottish smallpipes.  


“Simultaneously ancient and modern, profound and direct” –  Folk Album of the Month – The Guardian