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 Community Education Intermediate Whistle
Community Education
Intermediate Whistle
Location Online
Day/Time Thurs 11.15-12.15
Latest update 27 Nov '22 1pm

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.

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).

Term A (Sep-Dec 2022)
 
Date Tunes
29/9 A1 Caledonian Laddie slow air
6/10 A2 Morag Haig-Thomas
Roll Her On the Hill
strathspey
reel
13/10 A3 Hector the Hero lament
20/10 -- Mid-term - no class
27/10 A4 Infernal Galop classical
3/11 A5 The Swallowtail Jig Irish jig
10/11 A6 Lord Inchiquin Carolan
17/11 A7 Delahunty's Hornpipe Irish hornpipe
24/11 A8 Blind Mary Irish jig
1/12 A9 Nigel Gatherer's Xmas Songs Book 2
8/12 A10
 
 

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