Cilla Tansey’s five comments

  • Re: No Session

    The new owners have decided they don’t want to host a regular session after all, so this was a one off. Thanks to everyone who came along this evening and contributed to the craic. CT more…

  • 1645 Inn

    Weekly session just started, 7-10pm on Wednesdays in the conservatory at The 1645 Inn in Auldearn, near Nairn. Beginners to experts and anyone in between are welcome to join in this friendly session, playing mainly Scottish and Irish trad but also folk mu... more…

  • Afternoon session

    The Inn has changed hands and the new owners are very happy to have musicians in to play live music and sessions. This is just a one-off but perhaps a regular session might be a future possibility... more…

  • Ardersier Folk Festival

    Small Folk Festival; there will be sessions in various venues: https://www.ardersierfolkclub.org.uk/Festival%20Programme.html more…

  • Re: Choosing a low D whistle: 2019

    I’ve had an MK pro for a few years now and I’m really happy with it. I’m a relative beginner having begun playing the whistle 5 years ago. Started with a Dixon brass high D and progressed from there. A friend got me a plastic Dixon low D to try out ... more…