News Archive 2005

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Friends at Celtic Connections

Item Posted: Friday 23rd December, 2005

Linda's Interview in Inside Scotland

Item Posted: Friday 23rd December, 2005

Following our win in Edinburgh Hands up for Trad Awards as the Community Project of the Year 2005, Linda, who set up the Workshop is interviewed by Inside Scotland editor, Bruce Campbell

2006 events

Item Posted: Tuesday 20th December, 2005

A great programme ahead -please read further!

Community Project of the Year Award

Item Posted: Monday 5th December, 2005

A big, big thankyou to everyone who voted for us, and for the (evidently) many people who terrorised all their friends and relatives as well... The award was to all of us who have worked together over the last three years


Item Posted: Wednesday 2nd November, 2005

Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop has got through to the final four in these awards, in the COMMUNITY PROJECT OF THE YEAR - Click the heading for full details

Welcome to Fiona Dalgetty

Item Posted: Tuesday 1st November, 2005

Something about our popular new tutor

Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop is also Fis Cheann Loch Goibhle

Item Posted: Tuesday 1st November, 2005

We are an enthusiastic part of the great movement to support and inculcate the Gaelic arts and language.

Supporting other communities

Item Posted: Tuesday 1st November, 2005

Impact on tourism

Item Posted: Tuesday 1st November, 2005

See reviews for feedback from visitors to the area

See Reviews for fabulous feedback from tourists and locals on the last round of concerts

Item Posted: Tuesday 1st November, 2005

Everyone praises the performers, Cowalfest and the community spirit of the area

More details about the session

Item Posted: Tuesday 20th September, 2005

Stagecoach Inn, Cairndow

Cowalfest starts

Item Posted: Tuesday 20th September, 2005

COWALFEST 7th October to 16th October

Intermediate playing group has moved to Strachur

Item Posted: Tuesday 20th September, 2005

We want to build a strong local playing group, able to play by ear at the drop of a hat, and with a common repertoire

Slow Session

Item Posted: Tuesday 20th September, 2005

Not going to do it...opinion divided

Classes restarted in September

Item Posted: Friday 26th August, 2005

Classes for adults and children restarted. Some are on Saturdays, others on Tuesday and Wednesday night. Contact the Administrator for details

LFW is working with other Arts groups

Item Posted: Monday 27th June, 2005

Thanks to sponsorship from ScottishPower renewables, we are working with other groups from many villages in Argyll to increase the quantity and quality of live music concerts

Item Posted: Tuesday 3rd May, 2005

2005 Calendar

Item Posted: Wednesday 20th April, 2005

There's bad news, ... and good.
Click the title to read more

LFW receive Scottish Power Sponsorship

Item Posted: Wednesday 6th April, 2005

Neil Reid, Project Manager of Scottish Power renewables, presents a cheque for 5000 to Mark Morpurgo of the Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop.
This money will sponsor a series of professional concerts throughout Cowal and Mid-Argyll during 2005

Anna-Wendy and Ronald Stevenson perform in Dunkeld

Item Posted: Friday 4th March, 2005

LFW tutor Anna-Wendy Stevenson is to perform with her grandfather, pianist and composer, Ronald Stevenson at the Hilton Hotel in Dunkeld. Click the title for full details

We've joined Feisean nan Gaidheal

Item Posted: Friday 11th February, 2005

The Workshop has been accepted for membership of this wonderful organisation, dedicated to the preservation and dissemination of Gaelic culture, particularly amongst young people.

Free Music Event on Saturday evening of March 19th

Item Posted: Friday 11th February, 2005

We're planning something quite different-fiddling, Morris dancing, classical musicians, pipers, accordionists-watch for an update

Children's Fiddle Classes have started at Inveraray

Item Posted: Friday 11th February, 2005

Classes started in January at three levels: two beginner classes for children age 8 and up, and a continuation class. Teaching area donated by Argyll Hotel.

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Wednesday 2nd December, 2009

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Tuesday 17th November, 2009

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Tuesday 17th November, 2009


More Homecoming and Hands Up For Trad

Tuesday 17th November, 2009


Homecoming -last gasp!

Tuesday 17th November, 2009


Culture in Cowal

Tuesday 17th November, 2009

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Rhapsody09 review

Sunday 1st November, 2009

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Tuesday 27th October, 2009

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Award Winning Danish Trio

Tuesday 27th October, 2009

On their way to us! ...

Great Houses Of Cowal

Tuesday 27th October, 2009


Perthshire Amber

Tuesday 27th October, 2009

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Tuesday 27th October, 2009

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