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Border Gaitherin’ 2011 recordings available

Recordings of the tunes taught at the recent Border Gaitherin’ have been made available for download at sister site The Flow. Released under a Creative Commons licence, the recordings feature tunes that exist in Northumbrian, Scottish and Irish traditions: The … Continue reading

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Coldstream Border Gaitherin 2011

I can confirm that I will be running two workshops and performing at this year’s Border Gaitherin’ Festival in Coldstream. One workshop will be on traditional whistle, the other on traditional flute. There is also an end of festival performance … Continue reading

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Fun Flute Classes Summer 2011

The dates are being put together for the Fun Flute and whistle classes for the Summer term. There are new classes with a new venue, day and time for some. As usual I am happy to discuss details further. Please … Continue reading

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Jamie Telfer Border Ballad Project

I am pleased to say that I am now working with artist/ historian/ educator Jane Gaze on a project with Primary 7 children and their teachers in Hawick in the Scottish Borders. The cross-curricular project is a dramatisation of the … Continue reading

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Portobello Flute Group – new term, new venue

An exciting new arrangement between Portobello Fun Fiddle and the Portobello Flute Group sees the two traditional music ventures come together under the same roof this Autumn. As well as sharing tuition space, there will be opportunities to meet other … Continue reading

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Portobello Music School

I am pleased to announce that I will be teaching the Primary 1 classes at the Portobello Music School this year. The School runs instrumental and creative music classes on Saturday mornings and has quickly gained a good reputation for … Continue reading

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East Lothian schools workshops

For the third year running my workshops feature in the East Lothian Arts Service schools programme. Following on from previous years, Notes on a Story (P1-3) will be running as part of Creative Health Cover with an expanded range of … Continue reading

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