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27
Feb

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Beginners Fiddle with Claire Mann

Join all-Ireland fiddle and whistle champion Claire Mann at The Vault Arts Centre for a beginners fiddle workshop. Open to all ages, this class is aimed at complete beginners and/or those who are just starting out on the instrument. Sessions are free of charge for under 25s and £10.00 for over 25s.

Doors: 5:00pm
Tickets: £10.00

27
Feb

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Learn Fiddle with Claire Mann (Improving Beginners/Intermediate)

Join all-Ireland fiddle and whistle champion Claire Mann and the fiddle group for the improving beginners/intermediate fiddle workshops.

Doors: 7:00pm
Tickets: £20.00

3
Mar

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Singing Session with Jim Bainbridge

Join melodeon player, singer and entertainer Jim Bainbridge and his wife Francie for a new singing group on the first Sunday of every month. A chance for singers, accompanied or not and of any genre, to add to the welcoming musical tradition of this friendly venue.

Doors: 2:00pm
FREE EVENT

12
Mar

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Beginners Fiddle with Claire Mann

Join all-Ireland fiddle and whistle champion Claire Mann at The Vault Arts Centre for a beginners fiddle workshop. Open to all ages, this class is aimed at complete beginners and/or those who are just starting out on the instrument. Sessions are free of charge for under 25s and £10.00 for over 25s.

Doors: 5:00pm
Tickets: £10.00

12
Mar

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Learn Fiddle with Claire Mann (Improving Beginners/Intermediate)

Join all-Ireland fiddle and whistle champion Claire Mann and the fiddle group for the improving beginners/intermediate fiddle workshops.

Doors: 7:00pm
Tickets: £20.00

22
Mar

The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart, Scotland

Folk Club

Join local and visiting musicians for an evening of live traditional Scottish/Irish music!

Doors: 7:00pm
FREE EVENT

Latest


Ivan Drever Performing this April!

Ivan Drever has been singing, playing and writing since his early teens in his native Orkney. Now based in Orkney he continues to play live and record new music! Don't miss the chance to see an incredible, Iconic, prolific singer-songwriter live at The Vault!  

22 Feb 24
Charlie McAdam

Folk Club Tomorrow Night!

Don't miss the incredible Folk Club tomorrow night at 7pm. Join local and visiting musicians for a night filled with live music, fun and banter! The music can range from traditional Irish/Scottish folk all the way to some modern folk and country! There is something for everyone at folk club!  

15 Feb 24
Charlie McAdam

Music Lessons Available!

The Vault is offering lessons in piano, guitar and violin currently, with ukulele lessons in the future if interest is shown! All of our teachers are incredibly talented and skilled musicians that can introduce you to the very basics or even provide seasoned musicians with great tips to improve!  

15 Feb 24
Charlie McAdam

Gráinne Brady & Luc McNally confirmed for July

Another fantastic act confirmed for this Summer's traditional music and dance festival, we are thrilled to welcome the incredible musician and composer Gráinne Brady with accompaniment from guitarist, bouzouki player, singer and composer/arranger Luc McNally. Weekend passes on sale now!  

31 Jan 24
Nathon Jones

Sláinte Mhath!

Today, the 25th January, is the anniversary of the birth of Scotland's National Bard, Robert Burns, whose work is celebrated around the world. Trad Music Trust and Newton Stewart and Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival would like to wish you all a happy Burns Night. Enjoy your haggis!  

25 Jan 24
Nathon Jones

Ríoghnach Connolly and Ellis Davies confirmed for Summer Trad 2024

Ríoghnach is a professional vocalist, flautist, lyricist, tutor and activist. She has toured internationally and extensively, performing and recording in bands The Breath, HoneyFeet, Band of Burns and Afro Celt Sound System. Still looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Weekend passes on sale now!  

19 Dec 23
Nathon Jones

Trad Music Trust

The 10th annual Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival takes place over the 12th-14th July 2024. It's an incredible achievement. The charity has created a viable, sustainable, event that continues to grow and develop, proudly celebrating the very best in traditional Scottish, Irish and World music. Make sure you book early for what is shaping up to be the biggest event yet!

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