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King Creosote
Location: Portree Community Centre
Date: 19/04/2024
Time: 19:00

Regular Music and SEALL present Any Port In A Storm …

Tickets go on sale FRI 19 JAN at 10am for this fantastic performance from King Creosote on Fri 19 April at Portree Community Centre!

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Martin Green
Location: Portree Community Centre
Date: 20/04/2024
Time: 12:30

Suitable for any instruments, this is a hands-on, get-stuck-in workshop. Best suited to people who have been playing for at least three years. Join Lau accordionist Martin Green for a workshop on arranging traditional music. If you play in a folk band, or would like to, this is an opportunity to come and hear a bit about how Lau create their arrangements, and devise new ones with the group.

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Aidan O'Rourke
Location: Portree Community Centre
Date: 20/04/2024
Time: 10:30

How to find the flow in your playing. This class is for players who’ve been playing for a few years and have found their stride but are looking to hit their groove a bit better. Aidan will look at phrasing, internal rhythms, ornamentation and bowing, to help you find your individual style.

 
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Kris Drever Guitar Masterclass
Location: Portree Community Centre
Date: 20/04/2024
Time: 10:30
Do you like playing guitar and learning new ideas from other musicians? Maybe enjoy a little gear chat? Hang out with Kris in this workshop setting; the time will be spent however the group decides to spend it – so you can get what you want from the time.
Flatpicking, harmonies, fingerpicking, accompanying songs, trad music, songwriting, using pedals – all topics are on the table. Bring a guitar and your inquisitive nature and we’ll see what happens!
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SEALL presents LAU
Location: Portree Community Centre
Date: 20/04/2024
Time: 19:00

Brilliant musicians, thrilling performers, free-thinking visionaries and all-round good chaps as well…small wonder Lau are regarded as the epicentre of the new folk boom. And they’ve got shelves groaning with awards (BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winners, Best Band 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, Album of the Year 2015 The Herald), a forest worth of ecstatic reviews and breathless plaudits from excited audiences in various outposts of the world ringing in their ears to prove it.

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Fergus McCreadie Trio
Location: Sabhal Mòr Ostaig Talla Dhonaidh
Date: 26/04/2024
Time: 19:00

Fergus McCreadie is one of the most exciting jazz pianists on the world stage today. With a unique blend of Jazz and Scottish folk inspired by his country’s sublime landscapes, his music captures the hearts and minds of audiences worldwide, with an appeal that extends far beyond the constraints of genre.

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Skye Live Festival
Location: The Lump, Portree
Date: 09/05/2024
Time: 18:00

A lively three-day festival of music and celebration in unique surroundings above Portree.

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Kinnaris Quintet
Location: Sabhal Mòr Ostaig An Talla Mhòr
Date: 18/05/2024
Time: 19:00

Renowned for having a style quite like no other – powerful, fresh, euphoric, raw, enigmatic and emotive – Kinnaris Quintet have quickly become the must-see act on the live music scene. Bold, sparkling arrangements and performances are laced with a contagious on-stage exuberance and joyful enthusiasm, as anyone who has seen this band live will attest.

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Elephant Sessions
Location: Portree Community Centre
Date: 07/06/2024
Time: 20:00

From humble beginnings in the Highlands of Scotland, to playing around the world, Elephant Sessions celebrated their 10th year as band in 2022. Creating a progressive blend of intricate tunes, with a bass and drum heavy backline, their music combines the very best of trad, funk and electronica, resulting in a new and exciting sound.

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Skye Half Marathon 2024
Location: Portree
Date: 08/06/2024
Time: 10:30

A 13.1 mile road race starting in Portree and heading North towards Uig, at Kensalyre you turn left onto single track roads the circle back to Portree. Book you place and start your training!

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Isle of Skye Highland Games
Location: The Lump, Portree
Date: 07/08/2024
Time: 10:00

The Games are one of the highlights of the Skye calendar. Not to be missed!
The games including classics such as putting the stone, tossing the caber, tug-of-war. Also Bag Piping and Highland Dancing competitions.

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Cala
Location: Kilmuir Hall
Date: 12/10/2024
Time: 19:00

Cala is a Trad band from Inverness, Scotland. Their style fuses elements of Scottish traditional/folk with contemporary music of all kinds, inspired by the vibrant Scottish Trad scene.
Their music has taken them all over Scotland, and more recently as far as France with Festival Interceltique du Lorient.

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