grantfw’s three comments

  • No longer a session

    Tuesday at the Newcastle Arms is now rehearsal night for ceilidh band Border Folk. Ian Lowthian has been offering group tuition on the same night at his studio in nearby Swinton, and anyone interested in learning from one of the contemporary greats of bor... more…

  • Upstairs from 8 pm. More a class than a session, led by accordionist Ian Lowthian, not unknown to Session regulars. A chance to learn tunes and arrangements with one of the present greats of Borders music. Members also perform as a band, under the name Bo... more…

  • Sessions run from 8.30. I haven't visited, but it has been recommended by several people I know. Sheet music available from the organisers; it pays to prepare in advance. more…