24th September 2018
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Thomas Fraser DVD is released

Thomas Fraser DVD is released

Shetland Lone Star, a new DVD on the late Burra Isle fisherman and musician Thomas Fraser, is released this week.It features the widely acclaimed 30-minute documentary on Fraser which was shown on BBC Scotland in December last year.The film, produced by Hopscotch Films in conjunction with th... Read more...

Documentary premiere

Documentary premiere

THE documentary on Shetland musician Thomas Fraser is to be shown at the Shetland Museum and Archives on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th of December in advance of its transmission to the rest of the country.Shetland Lone Star is not scheduled to by shown by BBC2 until 19th December but as the filmma... Read more...

Fraser delight

Fraser delight

I AM delighted to see this month bring the fourth release from the Thomas Fraser collection, That Far Away Land.Thomas Fraser was born in Burra in 1927. He quickly realised that he had a passion for music and learned to play the fiddle, guitar, piano, man­dolin and banjo. Jimmie Rod­gers being h... Read more...