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 Nigel Gatherer's Community Learning Classes

Community Learning Classes

Intermediate Whistle Class

Run by the City of Edinburgh Community Learning programme, in this online class you will continue to learn to play the penny whistle in a friendly, fun group. You should have a penny whistle in the key of D, available from any music shop. You will explore ways of playing decorations the whistle, and build up an interesting repertoire of tunes.

Class name   CL Intermediate Whistle
Location Online
Day Thursday
Time 11.15am
Latest update 4th May 2022 10.30pm

Use the schedule below to find out what we're doing each week, and download music if required. Many of the tunes also have MP3 soundfiles, which can be very useful to listen to to get the idea of the tunes. Any questions, just ask (email me).

Class Schedule
Term C (May-June 2022)
Date Tunes
5/5 C1 Miss Rowan Davies
12/5 C2 The Banshee
19/5 C3 Moon River
Raindrops Keep Falling
26/5 C4 Braes of Locheil
2/2 XX Holiday - no class today
9/6 C5 Music Hall Medley No.2
16/6 C6
Previous classes:
Date Tunes
24/3 B8 Mr & Mrs MacLean of Snaigow
17/3 B7 East at Glendart/The Kesh Jig
10/3 B6 The Corporal/Capt Byng/Your Welcome
3/3 B5 Lady Mary Ramsay/Fairy Dance
24/2 B4 Reel Malbaie
Reel Eugene
10/2 B3 From Me To You
Ain Kind Dearie
3/2 B2 Ballachulish Glen
27/1 B1 The Galway Hornpipe

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