Fourth Moon (IT, FR, AT, SCO)

Traditions meet and meld when Fourth Moon take the stage. The band’s musicians, of different nationalities but with a shared love of Scots and Irish folk music, are Italian violinist David Lombardi, who has seen service as lead fiddler in the world famous dance show Riverdance, and Scot Andrew Waite, on accordion, also plays in Dallahan and Eliza Carthy’s Wayward Band. Austrian Géza Frank plays flutes and has toured with Carlos Núñez. Fourth Moon’s French guitarist, Jean Damei, plays in a duo format called Event Horizon with Géza Frank. In 2018, Fourth Moon were joined by Scots singer and dancer Ainsley Hamill. Fourth Moon formed in 2014 at the Willie Clancy Festival in Miltown Malbay in Ireland. Fourth Moon have tourned in France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal and the British Isles, thrilling audiences with speedy tunes and spellbinding them with slow airs and thoughtful songs. Their debut album Ellipsis appeared in 2018, and November 2021 saw the release of the album Odessey. Their only Danish festival concert in 2022.