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Crieff Community Band

Crieff Community Band

I started Crieff Community Band, and it first saw the light of day in January 2011. The concept is that a bunch of amateur local musicians will start meeting and building up a repertoire of music with the intention, eventually, of performing at local events.

The emphasis is on Scottish music, but we will add occasional pieces from further afield at times. All musicians are welcome, but you should have a basic grasp of your instrument. If you play smallpipes you should have another instrument as well - e.g. whistle - because not all of our pieces will fit on the bagpipe scale.

If you are inexperienced or a beginner, there will be tuition periods from 6-7pm before the main band meets (depending upon demand). You can be started on penny whistle, mandolin or guitar, with a view to joining the band at a later date (other instruments please get in touch to see what may be arranged).

The next term begins on Friday 12th September 2014 at St Andrews Church Hall, Strathearn Terrace, Crieff (view map) at 7pm. Feel free to email me if you have any questions or suggestions for tunes to learn.


Name: Crieff Community Band
Location: Crieff
Day: Fridays
Time: 7-9pm
Last update: 21st Aug 2014, 11.45am
NGMS Crieff Community Band class photo

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