The Trad Awards 2021 were announced at 2021’s diverse Award Winners in front of a studio audience in Glasgow on Saturday 4th December. The winners were as follows:

The winners of the twelve MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2021 are:
Original Work of the Year sponsored by PRS for Music
Calum MacPhail – 7 Years Old

Community Project of the Year sponsored by Greentrax Recordings
Riddell Fiddles’ Two Towns Housing Estate Youth Musical Outreach Programme

Event of the Year sponsored by VisitScotland
Celtic Connections

Gaelic Singer of the Year sponsored by The Highland Society of London
Kim Carnie

Musician of the Year sponsored by The University of the Highlands and Islands
Iona Fyfe

Online Performance of 2021 sponsored by Gordon Duncan Memorial Trust
Norrie “Tago” MacIver Live Streams

Citty Finlayson Scots Singer of the Year sponsored by Traditional Music and Song Association
Ellie Beaton

Trad Video of the Year sponsored by Threads of Sound
Doddies Dream – Bruce MacGregor

Trad Music in the Media sponsored by Sabhal Mòr Ostaig
Ceòl is Cràdh (Mental health in musicians’ documentary) (BBC ALBA)

Up and Coming Artist of the Year sponsored by Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
The Canny Band

Music Tutor of the Year Award sponsored by Creative Scotland’s Youth Music Initiative
Craig Muirhead, Director of Piping and Drumming at Strathallan School

Album of the Year sponsored by Birnam CD
Where the World Is Thin by Kris Drever

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