Tickets for the forthcoming Jo Philby Band concert at Cannich Hall on Sunday 17th August go on sale from Wednesday (23rd July) at the following outlets:
Glen Affric Holiday Park 01456 415369
Tomich Hotel 01456 415399
Cnoc Hotel 01463 761264
Baking Birds (Drumnadrochit) 01456 476333
Bog Cotton Cafe
Strathglass Marketing 01456 415366
or email for details/reservations email@example.com
Local band ‘Single Track Road’ are providing the music for the Summer Hop dance at Cannich Hall on Saturday 9th August. All proceeds from this event will go to Macmillan Cancer Suppport – a very worthwhile cause so please come along and support this event.
SMG’s promotion of live music continues with the return of the Jo Philby Band, all the way from Orkney, to Cannich Village Hall on Sunday 17th August.
The band retains last year’s lineup with Jo will accompanied by Elaine Grieve (harmony vocals, guitar & mandola), and two of Orkney’s brilliant young musicians – Aidan Moodie (guitar) and Graham Rorie (fiddle & mandolin). Originally from the south of England, Jo’s early inspiration stemmed from the English and Irish traditions, however over a decade living and working in Orkney now sees her cite singers from the modern Scottish folk scene as equal sources of influence, as well as country and bluegrass musicians and singers. More information and ticket details soon.
Jo Philby Band on Facebook
Jo Philby Website
Our Big Gig is a community music celebration taking place across the country from the 11th – 13th July 2014. This annual event aims to bring communities together to celebrate their local musical talents and get more people involved in music making.
Cannich Hall is staging a double header on Friday 11th July with an afternoon Drumming Workshop from 2pm – 4pm courtesy of ‘Drum On’. No matter what age you are you’re welcome to give it a try!
In the evening there will be a Ceilidh starting at 7.30pm with song, dance and music from the Fèis Rois Ceilidh Trail. Again everyone is welcome.
Admission to both events is FREE!!!
Get more information on the Our Big Gig Website
FCS Ranger will be leading an interesting walk in Glen Affric this Sunday 29th June.