PODCAST: Margaret Robertson – Hjaltibonhoga fiddles and Vikings at Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
When the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo’s Brigadier David Allfrey first visited Shetland he discovered the heart of Shetland’s musical heritage – fiddles.
When he requested a troupe of Shetland fiddlers to perform at the 2014 tattoo Margaret Robertson formed, along with others, Hjaltibonhoga.
Since then Hjaltibonhoga have been invited back time and time again – they are now one of three pillars of the REMT.
Hear Margaret’s story and insights into Hjaltibonhoga’s experiences at the military tattoo.