About Matthew Maclennan 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 fifteen. Playing with different bands as well as his own band and as a soloist. In 2010 Matthew decided to make music his full time career and went professional.
Matthew has been a multiple prize winner in the Scottish Accordion competition scene here are a few notible prizes that he has won.
Perth Accordion and Fiddle Festival
- All Scotland Senior Traditional Accordion Champion 2017
- Senior Pipe Music Champion 2010
- National Association of Accordion and Fiddle Clubs Festival
- Overall Senior Champion 2009, 2011 and 2013
- Senior Pipe Music Champion 2005, 2009 and 2013
- Senior Traditional Accordion Champion 2013
- Highlands and Islands Music and Dance Festival Oban
- Invitational Accordion Masters Winner 2004, 2005 and 2006