Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival

Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band

The band was originally formed in 1988, winning the Perth Festival band competition in 1989, and recording their 1st “Take the Floor” in January 1990. They celebrated their 25th years of broadcasting in January 2015. The line-up has changed only slightly during this time with 3 of those who recorded the 1st broadcast also on the most recent one Tom Lapsley.

In that 25 years the band has recorded two CD’s and has travelled extensively throughout Europe, Venezuela, Trinidad and South Korea.


Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band is Playing at the Following Concerts