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We are getting really excited for this years festival. There are a variety of amazing acts confirmed, and also some events new to the sessions! Festival program to be launched on July 11th, so watch this space for news. Advertisements
Last weekend saw the fifth running of the Islay Sessions festival. This one was anticipated to be a particularly poignant one, as it was the first since Fraser Shaw (piper/whistle player/composer) passed away. Fraser was one of the main organisers of this new festival, … Continue reading
We are delighted to announce the following line-up for the 2014 Islay Sessions: Rebecca Brown Trio Fiona Dunn & Shona Masson Tyde Ali Levack Trio Gráinne Brady & Tina Jordan Rees Friday 14th to Sunday 16th November. More details to … Continue reading
Islay Sessions 2013 kicks off on Friday night with a family ceilidh at Laphroaig. We’re all set for another fantastic weekend. Full details on the poster:
It’s time to start looking forward to this year’s spectacular Islay Sessions. Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th will be a weekend full of outstanding music from across Scotland (and Ireland). Here is a sneak peak at some of … Continue reading
The Saturday night concert was fantastic with stunning performances from all of the musicians and a great ceilidh afterwards. More photos to follow but a quick one of Rura to kick things off.