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!

 

 

 

 

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Details of the 11th Niel Gow Scottish Fiddle Festival.

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NIEL GOW FESTIVAL 2014 PROGRAMME

 

Friday 21st March

 

Solo Fiddles Concert

 

The Royal Dunkeld Hotel

 

8pm -10pm

 

Robyn Gray (Ayrshire) 

Charlie Stewart (Glenfarg)

Brendan Hendry (Ireland) 

Jimmy Johannsen  & Tuva Modeer (Sweden)

 

 

Saturday 22nd  March

 

Recital 

Open Stage

Concert

Concert

 

The Chapel, Murthly Castle

 

Birnam Institute

 

Birnam Institute

 

Birnam Institute

 

11am-12noon

 

11am – 1.30pm

 

2.30pm -5pm

 

8pm -10pm

 

Pete Clark
&
Ron Shaw

 

Breadalbane Academy
Fiddlers 

Followed by

 OPEN STAGE

An opportunity for whoever wants to play a 10 minute spot!

 

The Tayside Young Fiddlers 

Eilidh Shaw
&
Ross Martin 

Wendy Weatherby
&
Sandy Brechin 

The Fochabers Fiddlers

 

 

Alistair Savage
&
Euan Drysdale

Jimmy Johannsen Trio

Daniel Thorpe
&
Innes Watson

George Futter
&
Jim Thornton

 

 

Sunday 23d March

 

Concert

 

The Birnam  Institute

 

2.30pm -5pm

 

Dunkeld & District Strathspey & Reel Society

Syltkoren & Sandvikens Spelmanslag

The Fiona Hamilton Trio

Rua MacMillan & Suzanne Houston

All concerts £10 (Schoolchildren £5)

 

WORKSHOPS (upstairs at THE TAYBANK) £5 per workshop (all workshops 1 hour)

FIDDLE

Date

Time

Tutors

 

Sat. 22nd  March

 

10.30

 

Jimmy Johansson & Tuva Modeer

 

 

 

11.45

 

Eilidh Shaw

 

 

 

13.00

 

Daniel Thorpe

 

Sun. 23d March

 

10.30

 

Alistair Savage

 

 

 

11.45

 

George Futter

 

 

 

13.00

 

Rua MacMillan

OTHER INSTRUMENTS

 

Sat. 22nd March

 

10.45

 

Wendy Weatherby (‘cello)

 

 

 

12.00

 

Ross Martin (guitar)

 

 

 

13.15

 

Ron Shaw (‘cello)

 

Sun. 23d  March

 

10.45

 

Euan Drysdale (guitar)

 

 

 

12.00

 

Jim Thornton (guitar)

 

 

 

13.15

 

Suzanne Houston (piano)

 

 

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