Calendar

Mar
12
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
15
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre
Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mar
19
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Easy/Intermediate Tunes @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Making a playlist for Saturday 23rd

 

Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
22
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers@Morrison’s in Hawick @ Philiphaugh Community Centre
Mar 22 @ 1:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Busking in Hawick but meet at community centre in Selkirk at 1.45 pm. An e- mail will be sent.

Mar
23
Sat
2019
Hawick Reivers Festival @ Hawick
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Dress: Poloshirts!

Juniors 12.15 -12.30 pm

Juniors/Adults 12.30 -12.45 pm

Any surviving juniors  and adults 12.45 – 1.00 pm

Mar
26
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Easy/Intermediate Tunes @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
8
Mon
2019
Easter Youth Gaitherin’ (Edinburgh) @ Leith Theatre
Apr 8 – Apr 10 all-day
Apr
15
Mon
2019
Junior Band @ Argus Centre
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
16
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate Tunes @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr
23
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate Tunes @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr
25
Thu
2019
Grade 5 Class @ Sheila's House, Selkirk
Apr 25 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm

Handy Hints Part 1

  • Read the grades page and make sure you know your scales well enough to do a couple solo this week.
  • Record yourself playing one of your tunes on your phone or iPad and listen back to it.
  • Learn  the bowing pattern needed for the scales and arpeggios for your grade
  • Make sure you have printed out the booklet for your grade
  • Practice the NATURAL minor version for scales.
Apr
26
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Apr
28
Sun
2019
Starter Session @ Catholic Church Hall, Selkirk
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

All tunes are on Starter Session Page on website  under Music & Resources – you don’t need to know them all!

Apr
29
Mon
2019
Junior Band @ Argus Centre
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
30
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session -Easier to Intermediate Tunes @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Visiting tutor – Shetland’s Margaret Robertson

May
13
Mon
2019
Junior Band @ Argus Centre
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Workshop with Nordic Fiddlers Bloc @ County Hotel,Selkirk
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Nordic Fiddlers Bloc – link to tickets here. @ County Hotel
May 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
May
17
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
May
21
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session with Donald @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
May
28
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session with Louise @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
May
31
Fri
2019
Tweedbank Festival Ceilidh -Juniors & Bannerfield Buskers @ Tweedbank Fair
May 31 @ 2:00 pm

Young Folk playing for Tweedbank Afternoon Tea

Jun
1
Sat
2019
Selkirk Market Place Performance
Jun 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mock Grades
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Amy Geddes will do mock grades . Venue to be confirmed. Those doing the RCS grades will have had an e-mail.

Jun
7
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre
Jun 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Jun
8
Sat
2019
Busking @ Morrison's in Hawick
Jun 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Jun
10
Mon
2019
Junior Band @ Argus Centre
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jun
16
Sun
2019
Borders Book Festival ( small group only) @ Melrose
Jun 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Numbers limited – those involved have been contacted.

Jun
29
Sat
2019
Youth Showcase (Bannerfield Buskers) @ Harestanes, Ancrum.
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Jul
7
Sun
2019
Westruther Community Fair @ Westruther
Jul 7 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Jul
26
Fri
2019
Morrison’s Busking ( Hawick)
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Aug
15
Thu
2019
Sir Walter Scott’s Birthday @ Abbotsford House
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Two half hour sets to celebrate Sir Walter’s birthday. Playing at 2 pm and 4 pm.

Aug
31
Sat
2019
Playpark Opening Ceremony @ Coldstream
Aug 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Performances by Riddell Fiddles

Black Bob Family Day @ Bannerfield, Selkirk
Aug 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Bannerfield buskers  and some of the juniors will play at this event

Sep
6
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre, Selkirk
Sep 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Sep
9
Mon
2019
Junior Band @ Argus Centre
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sep
13
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre, Selkirk
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Sep
17
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session -Practice for 21.9.19 performance @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Sep 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

With Louise Douglas

Sep
20
Fri
2019
Bannerfield Buskers @ Philiphaugh Community Centre, Selkirk
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Sep
21
Sat
2019
Allanton Village Hall Concert
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

 Playlist here  .There will be a light supper but BYOB

Sep
23
Mon
2019
Junior Band @ Argus Centre
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sep
24
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Easier/Intermediate @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Riddell Fiddles Session – Intermediate/Advanced @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Sep 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

With Louise Douglas

Sep
28
Sat
2019
Kelso Playpark Performance
Sep 28 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Details will be posted soon!

Oct
1
Tue
2019
Riddell Fiddles Session – Easier/Intermediate @ Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm