Useful Links

Music Clubs and Organisations

Feisean Nan Gaidheal

The National Association of Gaelic Arts Youth Tuition Festivals , which supports the development of community-based Gaelic arts tuition festivals throughout Scotland.

Gaelic Scotland

The official tourism portal for the gaelic areas of Scotland

ALP Scot Music Group

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

Glasgow Fiddle Workshop

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

Borders Fiddle Group

to encourage other musicians - not just fiddle players - to join and benefit from group meetings and performances.

Highland Music Trust

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.

Live Music Now

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.

The San Francisco Scottish Fid

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.

Gaelic Arts Portal

Valley of the moon

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.

Instrument/Accessories Suppliers

Gordon Stevenson Violins

Edinburgh Tel: 0131 229 2051

Bob Dougan

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:

Cremona House

For instruments, bows and accessories (& really quick delivery of strings)

Musicians and Groups

Anna Wendy Stevenson

Emily Smith

Chris Stout

The Whistlebinkies

Scotlands Traditional Music Ensemble

Jamie Laval

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

Caber Records produces bagpipe music and traditional Scottish folk music available for MP3 download.

Festivals and Fiddle Camps

Blazin' in Beauly

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.

Scots Fiddle Festival

for a welter of fine music

Sabhal Mor Ostaig

Short Courses

Fiddles on fire

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

Ardkinglas House sits to the east of the loch, on a fairy tale site amongst ancient woodland.

Cowal Fest

Cowalfest2010 Scotland's largest Walking & Arts Festival, only 1 hour from Glasgow

Visit Loch Lomond

Things to do and see around beautiful Loch Lomond

Western Horizon Yachts

for buying or selling a boat.

Carrick Castle Boat Club

For local sailing info, news and pictures.

Rowan House Bed and Breakfast

Self catering and B&B


Large self catering house for groups of up to 10 on the shores of loch goil

Tigh na Cala



Music Clubs and Organisations
Instrument/Accessories Suppliers
Musicians and Groups
Festivals and Fiddle Camps
Members and Local Interest Sites


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