All Britain Fleadh

Well done to everyone who took part in the All Britain Fleadh in Coatbridge this weekend! It was a really good venue, and the music was brilliant – looking forward to Sligo now!

Congratulations to:-

Jamie in winning U15 drums,

Andrew & Niamh – Under 12 singing in Irish

Martin – Senior Whistle Slow Airs

Niamh & Niamh – 2nd in Miscellaneous U12 & U15

Jemma – 3rd in U18 Harp

Niamh – 3rd in U12 Piano Accordion

Workshops

Last weekend the branch hosted a come try fiddle workshop for complete beginners, and learning a few easy tunes for those who already have the basics of the instrument. This was offered out to all the Scottish branches to attend. We also incorporated some one to one tutoring sessions for the young people of the branch who have qualified through to All Britain, hopefully this will give them some more confidence in their performance. Good luck to all! We have one class left before end of term and Read more [...]