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There are 11 events at this location
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Alastair Savage Trio
Traditional and contemporary fiddle music from Savage and his collaborators Euan Drysdale (guitar/piano) and Iain Crawford (double bass).
Solo show from Aussie / Scottish singer-songwriter Colin Hay of Men at Work fame.
Gaughan plays an eclectic mix of styles and stringed instruments combining his classic orchestration skills with a love of the Scots ballad.
Folk, ballads and airs from guitarist/singer McLennan.
Fiona Hunter & Mike Vass
Traditional and contemporary folk from this brother and sister duo, who both have links to Malinky.
Wed 23 Mar
Orkney's singer/guitarist export, bringing a fresh new sound to the folk scene.
North Sea Gas
Hugely entertaining Scottish folk band who combine guitars, mandolins, bodhrans, banjos, whistles and bouzoukis with fine vocals. Expect a mixture of traditional and original material and great craic.
Wide range of instruments coupled to perfect harmonies.
Simon Thoumire & Ian Carr
Folky concertina and guitar pairing.
The Very Magic Flute
A new take on Mozart's classic, with puppets and integrated sign language. Ages 3–7.
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Win tickets to the Pleasance at Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016
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Where to find traditional music nights in Edinburgh16 Feb 2011
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In the swing of it - Jazz, Blues and Folk venues15 Sep 2008
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