FARMINGTON – Highland Soles, with their high-spirited and professional Scottish dance and music, will again appear on stage at the University of Maine at Farmington. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 21, in Nordica Auditorium of Merrill Hall. The concert is sponsored by the Arts Institute of Western Maine and Bangor Savings Bank.

Highland Soles has previously appeared in Farmington as part of the North of the Border concerts, which featured an eclectic mix of music and dance from Scotland.This concert will be the first of their own here.

The dance and music of Highland Soles are rooted in the traditions of Scotland and Cape Breton, with a dose of innovation. The family band is led by dancer Laura Scott and fiddler Ed Pearlman, who are joined by family members on mandolin, piano, fiddle, Highland and step dancing. For more information on Highland Soles, visit

Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for ages 8 to 16, under 7, free. They may be purchased at the door or in advance at Mickey’s Hallmark on Main Street.

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