Niel Gow

Annual Scottish fiddle festival

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The 15th Niel Gow festival will be held in the beautiful and historic Perthshire village of Dunkeld & Birnam, home of Niel Gow.

16th to 18th March, 2018 - put these dates in your diary now!

 

 

 

 

Links:

www.birnamarts.com

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www.pete-clark.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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THE 12th NIEL GOW FESTIVAL 2015 PROGRAMME

All tickets for sale from Birnam Institute.

Opening session at the Taybank (from 3pm) led by Suzanne Houston & Rua MacMillan

 

Fri. 20th March

 

Sat. 21st  March

 

 

Sun. 22nd March

Concert

Recital 

Open Stage

Concert

Concert

Concert

 

The

Royal Dunkeld Hotel

 

The

Music Room, Murthly Castle

 

Birnam Institute

 

Birnam Institute

 

Birnam Institute

 

Birnam  Institute

 

8pm -10pm

 

11am-12noon

 

11am 1.30pm

 

2.30pm -5pm

 

7.30pm -10pm

 

2.30pm -5pm

 

Leanne Brock

 

George Davidson

 

Brittany Haas

 

Lena Johnson

 

Pete Clark

&

Ron Shaw

 

Liam Manion

& Friends

 

Followed by

 

OPEN STAGE

 

Whoever wants to play a 10 minute spot!

 

Riddellfiddles

 

Brendan Hendry & Jonny Toman

 

Wendy Weatherby & Sandy Brechin

 

Ross Couper & Tom Oakes

 

Suzanne Houston

 

Ryan Young & Craig Irving

 

Blazin' Fiddles

 

Dunkeld & District Strathspey & Reel Society

 

Eilidh Steel & Mark Neal

 

Pete Clark & Gregor Lowrey

 

Admission prices:

Saturday night 15 (Under 16s 7.50)

All other concerts 10 (Under 16s 5)

Workshops 10

 

Saturday 21st March, 11am from the Taybank - THE BIG TREES WALK with David Martin

Sunday 22nd March, 11am from the Taybank - THE NIEL GOW WALK with Pete Clark

  

WORKSHOPS (at THE BIRNAM INSTITUTE)

10 per workshop (all workshops 1 hour) 

SATURDAY 21ST MARCH

Date

Time

Tutors

 

 

FIDDLE

 

 

 

 

Saturday 21st March

 

 

10.30

 

 

Ruairidh MacMillan

 

 

 

11.45

 

 

Ross Couper

 

 

 

13.00

 

 

Brendan Hendry

 

OTHER INSTRUMENTS

 

 

 

 

Saturday 21st March

 

 

10.45

 

 

Sandy Brechin (accordion)

 

 

 

12.00

 

 

Tom Oakes (guitar)

 

 

 

13.15

 

 

Johnny Toman (guitar)

 

SUNDAY 22ND MARCH

Date

Time

Tutors

 

FIDDLE

 

 

 

 

Sunday 22nd March

 

 

10.30

 

 

Jenna Reid

 

 

 

11.45

 

 

Kristan Harvey

 

 

 

13.00

 

 

Bruce MacGregor

 

OTHER INSTRUMENTS

 

 

 

 

Sunday 22nd March

 

 

10.45

 

 

Anna Massey (guitar)

 

 

 

12.00

 

 

Angus Lyon (accordion)

 

 

 

 

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