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 I am a professional musician, and have been involved in the performing, teaching, collecting and publishing of Scottish traditional music for thirty years. In 2017 I was inducted into the Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame. I feel I inspire people around the world with an (ahem) infectious way of transmitting music.

As well as informing people of my teaching activities, this website provides resources for the learning of traditional music, with tunes in various formats, tutorials, articles and downloads.

coming up
Improvers Mandolin   •   Intermediate Mandolin
Post-Beginners Whistle   •   Intermediate Whistle
SMG Morning Mixed   •   SMG Slow Session Class
GFW Slow Session   •   Wed Slow Session

Scratchy Noises 18   •   Mixter Maxter 17
Visiting my on-line store introduces you to the growing catalogue of my books, while the forum allows discussion of music with like-minded enthusiasts.
latest news
            19th May 1846, Death of Kirkpatrick MacMillan, inventor of the bicycle.             21st May Scratchy Noises Workshop, Glasgow. Click link below.            
resources classes, lessons, workshops & sessions
 Nigel Gatherer's Tune Collection  SMG Morning Mixed  Monday Slow Session Wednesday Slow Session
 Gatherer's Musical Museum  SMG Slow Session Class
Crieff Community Music
 Nigel Gatherer's Online Store  GFW Mandolin
BMG Festival Workshops
 The Scottish Mandolin  Nigel Gatherer's Mandolin School
BMG Festival Workshops
 The Scottish Whistle  Connunity Learning Online Ukulele
Mixter Maxter
 The Scottish Slow Session
Uddingston Music Festival Workshops
Mandolin Classes
GFW Improvers Mandolin
Nigel Gatherer's Mandolin School

Mixed Instrument Groups
SMG Morning Mixed
SMG Slow Session
Crieff Community Band

Mandolin from Scratch
Whistle from Scratch

Tunes & Songs
Tunes Index
Scottish Music
Irish Music
Ukulele Songs

Nigel's Catalogue
Tune Indexes
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Nigel Gatherer
8 Mitchell Street
Crieff PH7 3AG

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