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Braemar Creative Arts Festival

Music and Dance

Wednesday 23rd

If you’d like to learn to play the bagpipes there’s no better teacher than Diane. Get off to a great start on the chanter or improve your playing. 

Chanter for beginners and improvers

   Old Highland society office     

Beginners 14:00 - 15:00

Improvers 15:15 - 16:15

£10

Enjoy great Country & Western music - Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers and more, while learning easy dance moves. This class is suitable for all levels of fitness and ages. Improve your strength and balance. No previous experience necessary. Wear comfortable, loose clothing and any kind of shoes. 

Line Dancing for beginners

Village Hall 10:30 - 12:30

£10

If you've danced at Ceilidhs before and know all the moves, or just a bit rusty, or know nothing about ceilidh dancing, never fear...whatever your skill level this will be a fun and sociable class. Good mental and physical exercise plus stimulating music. Please wear comfortable loose clothing and softish shoes or trainers. 

Ceilidh Dancing for all

Village Hall 14:00 - 16:00

£10

Thursday 24th

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Chris is an expert dance teacher and choreographer who will bring joy to your soul through dance. No experience necessary, just come along willing to try out some new dance moves: 1920's Charleston, 50's Jive, 60's Twist and 70's disco, who knows what decades we'll try out. Or dances from the Musicals: Cats, Chicargo, Grease?  It's sure to be a fun and uplifting workshop. 

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Day of dance

£15

Village Hall  10:00 - 14:30

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Chris will visit Kindroichit Court to bring dance joy to the residents. Please feel free to join him and watch how he has developed moves for elderly, infirm and dementia sufferers.                                      

Free Class but numbers limited to 8 so please book by emailing:

braemarartsfestival@gmail.com

Day of dance

FREE CLASS

Kindroichit Court  14:45 - 16:00

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Friday 25th

Thursday

A workshop in Bothy Ballads led by Jimmy. Learn to sing some great songs of work, play, love and tragedy.

Bothy Ballads

Braemar Golf Club 10:00 - 12:30

£10

Remembering the music of Pete Seeger: We Shall Overcome, Little Boxes and many more. Learn cords and strumming patters to accompany some of Pete's songs. 

Ukulele Workshop 1

Braemar Golf Club 10:00 - 12:30

£10

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Saturday 26th

 

Western Swing on the Ukulele.          Some Western favourites with a Ukulele twist, a range of Western styles to strum beneath the stars..

Ukulele Workshop 2

Braemar Golf Club 09:30 - 11:15

£10

Bring your own instrument and let Finlay help you find strategies to get involved in music making at TRAD pub sessions, even if you don't know the tunes. 

Traditional Instrument Workshop

Braemar Golf Club 11:30 - 13:15

£10

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