Karen Matheson – 12 July 2013

Karen Matheson

Scottish Gaelic

Karen Matheson grew up in the small village of Taynuilt in the region of Argyll, western Scotland. She is perhaps best known as lead singer of the group Capercaillie. She was awarded an OBE in the 2006 New Year’s honours list.

Here Karen sings Canan Nan Gaidheal with Irish Gaelic singer Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh doing harmony vocals.

 

 

 

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