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Summer 2012

Saturday 16th June at 2pm
Steps Theatre, Dundee Central Library, admission £5

The Wighton Collection at Celtic Connections – Gala Concert!
 
Simon Chadwick, Barbara Dymock, Helen Forbes, Karen Hannah, Kyle Howie, & Sheena Wellington

Lunchtime recitals  
Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library, DD1 1DB
Admission free – retiring collection


Wednesday 6th June 2012, 1.15-1.45pm
Sheila Stewart MBE Scotssong, storytelling
Don't miss what will be Sheila's  last Dundee appearance before she retires in August!


Wednesday 4th July 2012, 1.15-1.45pm
TBA

Wednesday 1st August 2012, 1.15-1.45pm
Trad Trails - young musicians from Fèis Rois
Some of Scotland's finest young traditional musicians and singers brought
together by Fèis Rois and touring Scotland as part of Creative Scotland
2012. 

Cappuccino Concerts
 
Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library, DD1 1DB
Admission includes coffee

Saturday 18th August 2012, 10.30 for 11am
Gaye Anthony songs – traditional, of the sea & self-penned

Saturday 22nd September 2012, 10.30 for 11am
Maggie Adamson fiddle & Brian Nicolson guitar
The brightest star in Shetland's fiddle firmament, and her brilliant guitarist

Saturday 20th October 2012, 10.30 for 11am
Bruce Davies the velvet voice of Scottish music

Classes 
in the Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library, DD1 1DB

every Tuesday, £3/£2 concessions:
Scots song with Amy Lord 2.00 pm

Suitable for beginners – just turn up

Not every Saturday, £5 / £2.50 under 16s.
Gaelic song with Wilma Kennedy 10am
Contact secretary@friendsofwighton.com for class dates.

every Saturday, £5 / £2.50 under 16s :
fiddle with Karen Hannah 11.00 am
This is an improvers' class.



NEW!! every Saturday, £5 / £2.50 under 16s :
Beginners fiddle with Karen Hannah  12.30pm – 2pm
in Crèche, on the library 1st floor, Fiddles are available

every Saturday, £5 / £2.50 under 16s:
whistle with Helen Forbes 12.30 pm

Whistles can be provided


every Saturday, £5 / £2.50 under 16s:
clàrsach / Gaelic harp / medieval Scottish harp with Simon Chadwick 2.00 pm
Suitable for beginners – just turn up
harps are available for use in class and also for long-term rental


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