Whistle - Absolute Beginners
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This is a continuation from the autumn 2011 class. Our classes run according to the school year.
To sign up for term 3 from April 2012 you should have attended the autumn 2011 and/or spring 2012 terms, or have some basic playing experience.
If you have never played the whistle before, please wait to enrol in our new 3-term session from September 2012. If you’re unsure, please contact us first. Thanks!
Learn to play the penny whistle at a gentle encouraging pace. Build up a repertoire of popular tunes. Suitable for whistles in the key of D
You should have a D whistle to bring to the class.
tutor: Gordon Turnbull
Gordon has been a traditional musician for 30 years, playing in many bands and settings and draws on this rich experience in his workshops. He plays with Irish dance group Absolutely Legless and Edinburgh bands Cauldstane Slap and The Big Squeeze Ceilidh Band.
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