Traditional Scottish fiddle but...On the edge of jazz.  Ed Pearlman, fiddle, and Neil Pearlman, piano, a unique listening experience.  Tightly interwoven, heartfelt, rhythmic.  Appearances by Laura Scott (rhythms) and Lilly Pearlman (fiddle).

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Ed Pearlman & Beth Robinson:  

Boston Hospitality

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Ed & Neil Pearlman:  

On the Edge

  Scottish fiddle & piano

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Ed & Neil Pearlman:  

American Scottish

  Scottish fiddle & piano

A hybrid of Scottish and Cape Breton traditions as performed for over 30 years by fiddler Ed Pearlman , with jazz and Latin music influences from pianist Neil Pearlman – an expression of America, crossroads of cultures.

Listening and dance music Ed Pearlman and Beth Murray (Robinson).  With guests Ruthie Dornfeld on fiddle, Barbara Russell on harp & bass, pipe sgt Gary McGrath on drum, and Doug Scott, hammered dulcimer.  Airs, strathspeys, reels, jigs, waltzes, tunes old and new.

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Scottish Fiddle Rally

Highlights from a historic concert series of Scottish & Cape Breton music

Historic recordings by Aly Bain, Alasdair Fraser, Buddy MacMaster, Natalie MacMaster, Jerry Holland, Ed Pearlman and the Boston Scottish Fiddle Club. Also Greentrax CDTRAX154

Recordings by Ed Pearlman

Ed’s instructional CDs are available at this link.  

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Lilly, Ed & Neil

Pearlman:  HST

HST has toured the US and Scotland with its unique double fiddle and piano sound.  A tight and original sound with exuberant spirit, including trad and new tunes.  This 5-track CD is $10 and features three trio and two duo numbers.