Matthew and his Music

Matthew has been playing Scottish music since he first started playing the accordion at the age of seven and has been playing for functions regularly since he was 15. Playing with different bands as well as his own band and as a soloist.

Matthew has been a multiple prize winner in the Scottish Accordion competition scene.

  • Overall Senior Champion 2009, 2011 and 2013
  • Senior Pipe Music Champion 2005, 2009 and 2013
  • Senior Traditional Accordion Champion 2013
  • National Association of Accordion and Fiddle Clubs Festival
  • Invitational Accordion Masters Winner 2004, 2005 and 2006
  • Highlands and Islands Music and Dance Festival Oban
  • Senior Pipe Music Champion 2010
  • Finalist in the All Scotland Accordion Championship numerous times since 2002
  • Perth Accordion Festival
Matthew Maclennan

Matthew Maclennan getting the crowd dancing at the Bongo Club for the Edinburgh Ceilidhs!!!

The ceilidh club bongo