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Take the Floor events guide w/c 14 Jan. 2011

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Sam Brennan | 12:50 UK time, Thursday, 13 January 2011

Take a look at the latest BBC Radio Scotland Take The Floor events guide featuring traditional music, Scottish country dances and folk music events throughout Scotland over the next seven days.


FRIDAY 14TH JANUARY
Oban Accordion & Fiddle Club - Argyllshire Gathering - Dance with Charlie Kirkpatrick Trio - 7:30pm

Comunn An Taobh - Glasgow - Milngavie Town Hall - Annual Highland Ball

Ceilidh & Old Time Dances
Penicuik - St Mungo's Church Hall - James Coutts - 7:30-11:30pm - *Tickets £5*

Banchory - British Legion - Johnny Duncan

Carluke - Masonic Hall - Keith Robertson - 7:30-11:15pm - *Tickets £6*

Scottish Country Dances
Erskine - Bridge Hotel - Ian Muir Sound - 7:30pm


SATURDAY 15TH JANUARY
Dundee, Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Fiddle with Karen Hannah - improvers' class - 11am

Dundee, Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Whistle with Helen Forbes - 12:30pm

Fife - Largo Ward Village Hall - Live Music - 8-11pm - *Tickets £5*

Glasgow - Whitecraigs Tennis Club - Hot Jazz with Alastair McDonald - 7:30pm

Beauly - Phipps Hall - Colin Donaldson's Band - 7:30pm - *Tickets £5.50*

Glasgow - Woodside Halls - Glenfarg Street - The 12th Jimmy McHugh Memorial Concert - 8pm - *Tickets £10*

Edinburgh - Trinity SCD Club - Edinburgh Academy Jnr School - Colin Dewar - 7:30-10:30pm - *Tickets £8/£6*

Ceilidh & Old Time Dances
Tranent - Tranmare Hotel - George King - 8-11pm - *Tickets £2.50*

Strathaven - Ballgreen Hall - Jimmy Lindsay - 7-11pm - *Tickets £8*

Glasgow - Partick Burgh Hall - Susan MacFadyen - 8-11:30pm - *Tickets £7*

Scottish Country Dances
Edinburgh - Academy Jnr School - Colin Dewar - 7:30pm - *Tickets £8/£6*


SUNDAY 16TH JANUARY
Fife - Old Parish Church Hall - Kirk Wynd - Ceilidh, Old Time & Social Dance Club - 2-5pm - *Tickets £3*

East Kilbride - Girl Guide Hall - Ceilidh, Old Time & Social Dance Club - 7:30-10pm - *Tickets £2*

Annan St Andrew Accordion & Fiddle Club - St Andrew's Social Club - Border Reivers

Balloch Accordion & Fiddle Club - St Kessog's Hall - Iain Anderson Trio - 7:30pm

Haddington - The Railway Hotel - Koda - 2pm - *Tickets £3*

Ceilidh & Old Time Dances
Montrose - Park Hotel - Ian McCallum - 2-5pm


MONDAY 17TH JANUARY
St Andrews, SCD Club - live music from Dierdre Adamson on Accordion (learners welcome) - 7:30pm

Pitlochry, Recreational Grounds (Town Hall if wet) - Highland Nights

Dumbarton - St Patrick's Hall - Strathleven Place - Ceilidh & Social Dance Club - 7:30-10pm

Beith Accordion & Fiddle Club - Beith Bowling Club - Neil Caul SDB

Duns Accordion & Fiddle Club - Royal British Legion - Andy Kain Band - 7:30pm

Highland Accordion & Fiddle Club - Inverness - Waterside Hotel - Lynn Gould Trio - 7:30pm

Perth - Glenfarg - Glenfarg Village Folk Club - Glenfarg Hotel - Ian Davison and Carissa Bovill - 8:30pm - *Tickets £8/£5*


TUESDAY 18TH JANUARY
Dundee, Wighton Centre, Dundee Central Library - Scots Song - suitable for beginners - 2pm

Westerton Summer Dancing - Bearsden, Westerton Village Hall, Maxwell Avenue, Westerton - Musicians John Renton and Rickie Francie - 7:30-10:30pm

Humbie - Village Hall - Ceilidh, Old Time Club & Social Dance Club - 7:30-10pm - *Tickets £3*

Castle Douglas Accordion & Fiddle Club - Urr Valley Hotel - Susan MacFadyen Trio - 7:30pm

Livingston Accordion & Fiddle Club - Whitburn - Hilcroft Hotel - Pentlands Ceilidh Band

Mauchline Accordion & Fiddle Club - Mauchline & District KFC Supporters Club - Kenny Thomson SDB

Perth Accordion & Fiddle Club - Salutation Hotel - Wayne Robertson Trio - 8pm

Wick Accordion & Fiddle Club - MacKay's Hotel - Local Bands Night + Guest Artiste


WEDNESDAY 19TH JANUARY
Carnoustie Scottish Country Dance Club - Carnoustie, Beach Hall, Links Parade - Various Bands - 8-11pm

Newtongrange - Dean Tavern - Live Music - Ceilidh & Old Time Club - 7:30-10pm - *Tickets £3*

Glasgow - St Andrews In The Square - Live Music - Ceilidh & Old Time Club - 8-9:30pm - *Tickets £5*

Midlem - Village Hall - Live Music - Old Time Class (GB Scott) - 8-10pm - *Tickets £2*

Dunblane Accordion & Fiddle Club - Victoria Hall - Players Night - 7:15pm


THURSDAY 20TH JANUARY
RSCDS - Alva, Summer Dance, Cochrane Hall, West Stirling Street - various musicians - 7:30-10:30pm

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

Coalburn Accordion & Fiddle Club - Coalburn Miners Welfare - Alan Gardiner Trio - 7:30pm

Celtic Connections
Glasgow - St Andrews In The Square - Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas with Mary Ann Kennedy and The Campbells - 7:30pm


13TH - 30TH JANUARY - CELTIC CONNECTIONS 2011
300 events over 18days across 14venues in Glasgow with artists such as Sir Tom Jones, Mavis Staples, The Blind Boys Of Alabama and Bettye LaVette and festival highlights including The Waterboys, Grant Lee Buffalo and Rosanne Cash

BBC Radio Scotland's Take the Floor Saturdays 1906, Sundays at 1305 and available to listen again on BBC Radio Scotland iPlayer.

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