Niel Gow

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The 2015 Niel Gow festival will be held in the beautiful and historic Perthshire village of Dunkeld & Birnam, home of Niel Gow.

20th to 22nd March, 2015 - put these dates in your diary now!

LINKS:

www.thetaybank.co.uk

www.soundsense.biz/

 

 

2005

The 2nd Niel Gow festival was held In Dunkeld and Birnam between 18th - 20th March, 2005. 

Some of Scotland's top fiddlers and other artistes were in attendance.

Click here for program of events:

Artistes appearing at the 2005 festival were:

Alistair J. Hardie

Alistair McCulloch

Anna-Wendy Stevenson & Ronald Stevenson

Aonghais Grant

 Brian McAlpine

Brian McNeill

Celine Donoghue

Chris Stout & Catriona Mackay

Dougie MacLean

Duncan Chisholm

Dunkeld & Birnam Strathspey & Reel Society

Gavin Marwick

Gordon Gunn

Gregor Borland

Iain Fraser

Jim Leighton

Karen Steven

Lori Watson

Marie Fielding

Paul Anderson

Pete Clark

Plockton School

Sandie Forbes

Sandy Brechin

Sandy Stanage

Simon Moran

Stuart Eydmann

 The Blackford Fiddlers

Wendy Weatherby

 

PROGRAM OF EVENTS:

FRIDAY 18th March

Venue………………

Event………….

Start & Finish Times…

Performers……..

ROYAL HOTEL, DUNKELD

 

Opening Concert

8-10pm

Solo fiddlers Concert

(20min each)

 

 

 

 

Simon Moran

 

 

 

Lori Watson

 

 

 

 

Gregor Borland

 

 

 

 

 

Celine Donoghue

 

SATURDAY 19th March

TIME

……. TAYBANK ……

ROYAL HOTEL, DUNKELD 

note: change of venue!

DALGUISE HALL …

11.00

 

 

Fiddle

Greg Borland

 

 

 

 

12.00

 

 

Fiddle

Iain Fraser

 

Banjo

Celine Donoghue

 

Pete Clark

& Friends

Gows & Mackintoshes

 

13.00

 

 

Fiddle

Angus Grant

 

 

Cello

Wendy Weatherby

 

 

14.00

 

 

 

Fiddle

Marie Fielding

 

 

Accordion

Sandy Brechin

 

Concert

 

Dunkeld & Birnam

Strath. & Reel Soc.

 

Marie Fielding

 

Alistair Hardie

 

Angus Grant

 

Gaving Marwick

& Sandy Brechin

Concert

 

Plockton School

 

Iain Fraser

 

Pete Clark

 

Karen Steven Band

15.00

 

 

 

Fiddle

Paul Anderson

 

16.00

 

 

 

 

17.00

 

 

 

 

 

18.00

 

 

 

 

 

19.00

 

 

 

Concert

 

Plockton School

 

Wendy Weatherby

 

Paul Anderson

 

Karen Steven Band

 

Gregor Borland

& Sandy Brechin

 

20.00

 

 

Session

Upstairs

Concert

 

21.00

 

 

 

22.00

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY 20th MARCH

 

TIME

……TAYBANK ……

BIRNAM HOUSE HOTEL  

DUNKELD HILTON

11.00

 

Fiddle

Alistair McCulloch

 

Guitar Accomp.

Sandy Stanage

 

Guided walk led by Pete Clark,

departing the Taybank at 11am

12.00

 

Fiddle

Gordon Gunn

 

Piano

Accomp.

Brian McAlpine

 

 

13.00

 

Fiddle

Duncan Chisholm

 

 

Writing

Tunes

Brian McNeill

Stuart Eydmann

Talk - Irish tunes in the Gow Collections

 

14.00

 

 

 

 

Concert

 

The Blackford Fiddlers

 

Alistair McCulloch

 

Sandie Forbes

& Sandy Stanage

 

Gordon Gunn

& Brian McAlpine

 

Duncan Chisholm

 

 

15.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Session

 

16.00

 

 

 

17.00

 

 

 

Recital

 

Anna Wendy Stevenson

&

Ronald Stevenson

18.00

 

 

19.00

 

 

Session

Upstairs

Concert  

  Dougie MacLean

Brian McNeill

 

Chris Stout

&

Catriona Mackay

 

 

Ceilidh Dance

 

20.00

 

 

 

21.00

 

 

 

22.00

 

 

 

 

For tickets and further information contact:

The Taybank
Tay Terrace
Dunkeld
PH8 OAQ

Tel: 01350 728920
        01350 727340
 (Open 9am - 5pm)

Email: nielgow@thetaybank.com
Web: http://www.thetaybank.co.uk 

 
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