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Many congratulations to Greg Lawson and all of the musicians involved in the GRIT ORCHESTRA on winning Event of the Year at The Scottish Traditional Music Awards 2015 on Saturday night (5 December).
The award recognizes the impact that Nae Regrets - the opening concert of Celtic Connections 2015 - made on the start of the year as a hand-picked orchestra of folk, jazz and classical players performed Martyn Bennett's GRIT at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.
It is the second year running that Martyn Bennett events have won the award after last years success of GRIT the stage show directed and written by Cora Bisset and Kieran Hurley.
Huge congratulations and thanks to all involved, especially all the Celtic Connections team who hosted the concert, the BBC team who beautifully captured the event and to everyone who voted.
Photo courtesy of Sean Purser.