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Craigie Whistlers Intermediate Whistle

For those who have learned the basics of playing the penny whistle, this is a group in which you reach the next step. Start to learn more challenging tunes, and expand the limits of your musical knowledge. You should have a penny whistle in the key of D, available from any music shop. Low D whistles welcome.


  • Through Community Education at Craigroyston Community School (email them), tel 0131 538 7285, or just turn up at the class and we'll get you sorted. The next term starts on Thursday 25th January 2018.

Term B (January - March 2018)
Date Tunes Downloads
Download all Terms B & C's tunes in one PDF file: [STD] [WHI]
25/1 B1 Yestreen I Had a Pint o' Wine [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
1/2 B2 John Kelly's Polka/Cuil Aodha Polka [STD] [WHI]
8/2 B3 Meikleour Beeches [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
15/2 XX Mid-Term - no class
22/2 B4 The Curlew [STD] [WHI]
1/3 B5 Rhuddlan Marsh [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
8/3 B6 Handel Air (1) [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
15/3 B7 Tobin's Favourite/Willie Clancy's [STD] [WHI]
22/3 B8 Miss Hay of Yester/Loch Earn [STD] [WHI]
Term C (April - May 2018)
Date Tunes Downloads
26/4 C1
7/6 C2
The Warlocks
Nine Pint Coggie
14/6 C3 Cunning Workmen
The White Swan
[STD] [WHI] [MP3]
26/6 C4 Farewell to Craigroyston [STD] [WHI]
Previous terms:
Term A (September - December 2017)
Date Tunes Downloads
Download all Term A's tunes in one PDF file: [STD] [WHI]
28/9 A1 Orkney [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
5/10 A2 Saddle the Pony/Banks of Lough Gowna [STD] [WHI]
12/10 A3 Away with Melancholy (Mozart) [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
19/10 XX Mid-Term - no class
26/10 A4 The Angel's Share [STD] [WHI]
2/11 A5 Cray House Reel & Strathspey [STD] [WHI] [MP3w]
9/11 A6 Spootiskerry [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
16/11 A7 Camasunary [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
23/11 A8 Minuet in G (2) (J S Bach) [STD] [WHI] [MP3]
30/11 A9 Battle of New Orleans/Miss Graham [STD]
7/12 A10 End-of-term party: bring a tune/song/joke/trick !
Name: Improvers Whistle
Location: Craigroyston School
Day: Thursdays
Time: 11.30-12.30am
Last update: 4th Jun 2018, 3.50pm

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