Music Clubs and Organisations
The National Association of Gaelic Arts Youth Tuition Festivals , which supports the development of community-based Gaelic arts tuition festivals throughout Scotland.
The official tourism portal for the gaelic areas of Scotland
is a community education project based in Edinburgh which aims to make the traditional music, song and dance of Scotland widely available to everyone by offering classes, events, workshops, social gatherings and publications
was formed as a voluntary organisation in 1994 with the aim to offer a facility for people to increase their knowledge of Scottish Traditional Fiddle styles and to learn more about fiddle music and its history
A guide to the folk and acoustic scene in the UK
to encourage other musicians - not just fiddle players - to join and benefit from group meetings and performances.
based in Inverness, Scotland, is a charitable trust established for the encouragement of Scottish national and traditional music. It has helped in the publication of collections of Scottish music, and has a few select titles for sale.
Providing young musicians with paid performance opportunities and support in professional development at the start of their careers + helping people to access the joy of live music.
play traditional Scottish fiddle music. Members meet the third Sunday of each month in homes, drawn together by their strong sense of community and delight in sharing music.
Scottish Fiddling School in the northern California redwoods invites you to a week of intensive study, recreation, and good times with people who share an interest in the music and dance traditions of Scotland.
Edinburgh Tel: 0131 229 2051
Violin Restoration Services ? Violins, Cello, Mandolins, Bows and other instruments for sale. ? Restoration work of all kinds speedily done with care. ? Instruments set up for ease of playing and best tone. ? Free MOT health check for all instruments. ? Bows, professional rehairing, all stick and frog repairs. ? Bridges of good quality carefully fitted. ? Strings of all types supplied and fitted. ? Silver and pearl inlay work done on tailpieces and pegs. CALL: 0141-631-1077 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For instruments, bows and accessories (& really quick delivery of strings)
Musicians and Groups
Scotlands Traditional Music Ensemble
Esteemed for his intensely passionate performances which run the gamut from wildly jubilant to tender and melancholy, Jamie Laval consistently delights a wide spectrum of audiences with his unmistakably personal expression of traditional Celtic music.
Heelie goleerie is a four piece folk band playing traditional music and songs from the Scottish, Irish, Swedish and many other traditions
Caber Records produces bagpipe music and traditional Scottish folk music available for MP3 download.
Festivals and Fiddle Camps
Join Blazin? Fiddles and friends for a musical extravaganza in a week of classes, sessions, concerts and craic in the heart of the Scottish Highlands.
for a welter of fine music
The list of performers and workshop leaders reads like a who's who of the fiddle world? At The Sage - Gateshead.
Members and Local Interest Sites
Ardkinglas House sits to the east of the loch, on a fairy tale site amongst ancient woodland.
Cowalfest2010 Scotland's largest Walking & Arts Festival, only 1 hour from Glasgow
Things to do and see around beautiful Loch Lomond
for buying or selling a boat.
For local sailing info, news and pictures.
Self catering and B&B
Large self catering house for groups of up to 10 on the shores of loch goil