Fjanna are a well-established group of young Shetland musicians who have been setting the local music scene alight in recent months.
They consist of Jodie Smith (15) fiddle, Arran Philip (16) drums and pipes, Mike Laurenson (15) accordion and Anya Johnston (14) fiddle and piano. This young up and coming band have had an eventful 12 months, the highlight being the release of their debut album ‘ROUTE 970’. Varied music influences including the youngster’s own compositions and individual style make this group’s repertoire an enjoyable and entertaining experience for all music lovers. They also got the opportunity to play at Celtic Connections this year as part of the Danny Kyle Open Stage.