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The Islay Sessions workshops will take place at Islay High School from 10am to 2pm this Saturday 17th November. This is a great chance to play, sing, dance and learn from some of the fantastic musicians that are on Islay … Continue reading
Just announced for The Islay Sessions 2012 THE DUO – BRACE OF WHISTLES Hamish and Marc first met 8 years ago in Glasgow, when Hamish visited Marc’s flat for a whistle lesson! Two self-confessed nerds of Scottish whistle playing, Hamish … Continue reading
After last year’s memorable success with the inaugural Islay Sessions traditional music event, it’s back for 2012 with a line up and a programme to sing for and dance to. Running over three days, from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th … Continue reading
Due to popular demand, Islay Sessions T-Shirts can now be ordered online from http://www.streetshirts.co.uk/islaysessions A small donation (15% of the price) is made to the Islay Sessions on each item purchased.
On Saturday 16th June, Skye band Niteworks take to the stage at the Ramsay Hall in Port Ellen as a fundrasier for the Islay Sessions. They are certain to liven up the weekend with their fusion of pipes, whistles, gaelic … Continue reading
After a superb first festival in November 2011, Islay Sessions are gearing up for another exciting year showcasing Scotland’s finest new traditional music. This year’s annual weekend festival will be held from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th November 2012. We … Continue reading