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Scotland Inspired: Margaret Bennett

Image caption Margaret Bennett is widely regarded as one of Scotland's foremost folklorists

Who and what has shaped some of Scotland's most creative minds?

BBC Scotland has launched a major series - Scotland Inspired - tracing Scotland's artistic family tree , with prominent figures choosing Scots who have inspired them.

Margaret Bennett is a singer, storyteller and widely regarded as one of the major figures of the modern Scottish revival in folklore studies.

She is a singer of great versatility and sensitivity.

Margaret has written several award-winning books and recorded CDs with a range of musicians, including her son, the piper Martyn Bennett.

BBC Radio Scotland - Scotland Inspired, Episode 3 - Tuesday 15 May at 13:45

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