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TAKE THE FLOOR EVENTS GUIDE w/c 17 August 2012

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Simone Byrne Simone Byrne | 11:44 UK time, Friday, 17 August 2012

A list of the week's trad, ceilidh and music events taking place around Scotland, brought to you by Dawn Baxter and the Take the Floor team.

FRIDAY 17th AUGUST
CEILIDH
Edinburgh - Lauriston Hall - Ceilidh with caller Ken Gourlay and featuring music from HLI/Macalba/Scott Leslie/Willie Fraser Ceilidh Band - 9pm

CONCERT
Edinburgh - Acoustic music Centre, St Brides - Maggie MacInnes - 6.45pm
Innerleithen - Memorial Hall - The Battlefield Band - 7.30pm - tickets £15

SATURDAY 18TH AUGUST
CEILIDH
Edinburgh - Lauriston Hall - Ceilidh with caller Ken Gourlay and featuring music from HLI/Macalba/Scott Leslie/Willie Fraser Ceilidh Band - 9pm
Elgin - New Elgin Hall - Social Dancing with Colin Donaldson - 8pm

CLASS
Dundee - Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Fiddle Class (Improvers - 11am)
Dundee - Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Fiddle Class (Beginners - 12 noon)
Dundee - Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Whistle Class (Beginners - 12.30pm)
Dundee - Wigton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Medieval Harp with Simon Chadwick - 2pm

CONCERT
Dundee - Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Cappuccino concert featuring Gaye Anthony - 11am
Edinburgh - Queen's Halll - The Battlefield Band - 7.00pm - tickets £16
Inverness - Eden Court Theatre - Pride of the North - In celebration of the 25th Silver Anniversary of the Highland Hospice, local artists will entertain with a Scottish showcase of song, dance, music and laughter - 7.30pm


SUNDAY 19TH AUGUST
ACCORDION AND FIDDLE CLUB
Annan St Andrew - St Andres's Social Club, Standalane - Leonard Brown
Langholm - Royal British Legion Club - Open Day - 12.30-5.30pm


MONDAY 20TH AUGUST
CEILIDH
Edinburgh - Lauriston Hall - Ceilidh with caller Ken Gourlay and featuring music from HLI/Macalba/Scott Leslie/Willie Fraser Ceilidh Band - 9pm

CLASS
Carnoustie - British Legion - RSCDS Class - 7.30pm

CONCERT
Edinburgh - Canongate Kirk, the Mile - Alastair Savage - 8pm


TUESDAY 21st AUGUST
ACCORDION AND FIDDLE CLUB
Ellon - Station Hotel - Matthew MacLennan Trio - 7.30pm

CEILIDH
Edinburgh - Lauriston Hall - Ceilidh with caller Ken Gourlay and featuring music from HLI/Macalba/Scott Leslie/Willie Fraser Ceilidh Band - 9pm

CLASS
Dundee, Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Scots Song - suitable for beginners - 2pm


WEDNESDAY 22nd AUGUST
ACCORDION AND FIDDLE CLUB
Banff - Fife Lodge Hotel - The Donside Sound - 8pm

CEILIDH
Edinburgh - Lauriston Hall - Ceilidh with caller Ken Gourlay and featuring music from HLI/Macalba/Scott Leslie/Willie Fraser Ceilidh Band - 9pm

CLASS
Fife - Kenoway Community School - Accordion Class - George Lawrie - 7-9pm - *Tickets £5.60/half price first lesson*
Midlem - Village Hall - Live Music - Old Time Class (GB Scott) - 8-10pm - *Tickets £2*

RSCDS Summer Social
Aberdeen - Curl Aberdeen - 7.30pm


THURSDAY 23rd AUGUSTCEILIDH
Edinburgh - Lauriston Hall - Ceilidh with caller Ken Gourlay and featuring music from HLI/Macalba/Scott Leslie/Willie Fraser Ceilidh Band - 9pm

CLASS
Penicuik - Town Hall - Ceilidh Class - 8-9:30pm - *Tickets £2.90/£1.50*

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