Jul 022010
A session at Stonehaven harbour

A session at Stonehaven harbour.

Stonehaven Festival celebrates its 22nd year with a Weekend of Music and Song including Concerts in the Town Hall plus workshops, Ceilidh, sessions, free afternoon concerts, Family show, Aqua ceilidh, World paper and Comb Championships, Tradition Bearers Concert, “Cowie Fringe”, late night Blues, House of Song and more. 2010 guests include Shooglenifty, Show of Hands and the McCalmans.

Full Guest List

Thursday 8th : Tyskie (Danny Winner 2009), Shooglenifty

Friday 9th : Kimber’s Men, Maggie MacInnes Trio (Anna Massey and Brian McAlpine)

Ceilidh with the Rolling Stovies

Saturday 10th : Lori Watson and the Rule of Three, Chris Newman & Maire Ni Chathasaigh

Show of Hands (first trip North of Glasgow!)

Show of Hands

Show of Hands

Late night Blues with the Juke Joint Rollers and Al Hughes

Family Show with Jim MacCool (part of National Poetry Month)

World Paper and Comb Championships

Workshops : Clarsach with Maire Ni Chathasaigh, Guitar with Chris Newman, Valparaiso Round the Horn

with Kimber’s Men, Didgeridoo

Sunday 11th : Seonaid Aitken (Danny Winner 2010), Artisan

The McCalmans – Final Farewell Tour

Tradition Bearers with :

Natalie Chalmers, Arthur Johnstone, Maggie MacInnes and Terry Conway

Aqua Ceilidh in Stonehaven’s Open Air Art Deco swimming Pool

Workshops : Border Fiddle with Lori Watson, Intermediate Fiddle with Sandy Tweddle, Step Dance with

Gaorsach Rapper Dance team, Bodhran with Alan Drwm


Stonehaven Folk Festival


AB39 2AA

Phone : 01569 765063 (General) / 07766 581596 (ticket info)

Email : Charlie_west@hotmail.com

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