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Halfway to Barra



  • Versatile flute and guitar duo
  • Repertoire includes jazz standards, popular hits and traditional tunes
  • Acoustic set-up for smaller spaces, amplification available for larger functions
  • Requests a specialty.


The duo is based in both Edinburgh and Crieff, and perform in both the Central belt and Perthshire as standard. However, they are willing to travel to all areas of Scotland, subject to expenses.

Standard Set Times

  • Extremely negotiable. Anything from a single performance for a wedding ceremony to an hour or two over drinks or dinner. For longer hires, a 15 minute break after a 45 minute set is usual.

About this Act

Let flute and guitar duo Halfway to Barra create the perfect mood for your wedding or special event, with a mix of mellow vibes, sophisticated sounds and folky favourites. From Cole Porter to traditional tunes and your own special song - tell these talented musicians what you like, and they’ll match their style to yours.

Maybe you'd like to walk down the aisle to a classical favourite, or schmooze over drinks to the elegant sounds of Gershwin and Porter. Maybe Hum along to Hallelujah, or get the heart pumping with a traditional jig.

Halfway to Barra's music is sophisticated, elegant, breezy, toe-tapping.... not just jazz, not fully folk. The range of tunes ensures a perfect musical fit for any wedding, corporate function or other special event.

Set List

Summertime - Gershwin
I've Got You Under My Skin - Porter
Tonight - Bernstein
Honeysuckle Rose - Fats Waller
Tico Tico - Abreu
Pachelbel's Canon
Greensleeves - trad
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Besame Mucho - Velázquez
Always a Woman - Billy Joel
Annie's Song - John Denver
My Love is like a Red, Red Rose - Burns
The Lea Rig - Burns
Ae Fond Kiss - Burns
Jigs and Reels - trad


  • Duo, consisting of flute and guitar.


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