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Junior Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

21 October 2015

Scottish traditional music recital.

 

The Venue, Leeds College of Music

Free Admission

Concert takes place between 1.05pm - 1.55pm.

Perle Picard - fiddle
Amy McCall - fiddle
Ruairidh Geddes - fiddle
Aimee Clark - clàrsach
Ryan Corbett - accordion and piano

Slow Strathspey
Traditional - Scotch Mist

Scott Skinner Reels
James Scott Skinner - Jamie Shearer
James Scott Skinner - Left Handed Fiddler

Perle Picard
Traditional - Ruairi Dubh 

Cunningham Set
Phil Cunningham - Finlay Macrae
Phil Cunningham - The Man who Shot The Windmill
Phil Cunningham - Sandy MacLeod of Garafad

Slow Reel
Traditional - Nameless
Ryan Corbett
Phil Cunningham - Loch Katherine Lady
James Skott Skinner - Laird Drumblair
Bobby MacLeod - Jean's Reel

Ruisgarry
Lauren MacColl - Ruisgarry

Fiddle Set
Willie Lawrie - Mrs MacDonald of Dunach
Scott Skinner - Doctor Morrison's Seven Thistles
William Marshall - The Marquis of Queensbury

Aimee Clark
Bernard Andrès - Pistache

Jig Set
Donald Shaw - Balindore
George Johnston - Donella Beaton

Cape Breton Set

Paul Cranford - Fenella's
Traditional - Miss Norman McKeegan's
Traditional - Hamish the Carpenter

Ruairidh started playing the violin at the age of seven and has recently passed her Grade 8 with distinction. She also loves jazz and traditional music.

Aged seventeen, Amy is from Glasgow and started playing the violin at the age of five. She discovered traditional music at Glasgow Fiddle Workshop at the age of twelve.

Ryan, from Milngavie, is sixteen years old and studies accordion with Djordje Gajic and traditional piano with James Ross. He recently passed his Grade 8 classical piano with Distinction.

Aimée is a sixth form student at the Glasgow Gaelic School and for the past eleven years has studied harp and clàrsach as part of the Junior Conservatoire.

Perle, originally from France, is seventeen years old and is living in Glasgow. She started learning the violin at the age of five and has been studying at the Junior Conservatoire since 2006.

​View the brochure online for Leeds Lunchtime Chamber Music 2015/16

Price:   Free Admission

Contact details:   General Enquiries: 0113 247 8336

Additional information:  

The Venue, Leeds College of Music 

3 Quarry Hill, Leeds, LS2 7PD

t.   0113 222 3400

Details  

The Venue was opened in 2003 and is a dedicated recital hall for Leeds. The Venue seats 350. The Venue is equipped with an infra-red system for the hard of hearing. The Venue is located in Leeds' emerging cultural quarter, next to the West Yorkshire Playhouse and adjacent to Leeds College of Music. It is in the same building as the new BBC Yorkshire headquarters. One Bar Inn, the College's café bar, is open for lunch and early evening meals as well as pre-concert and interval drinks. It is located on level two of the main college building.

Facilities  

Cafe
Bar
Toilets

Access  

There is a lift at the front of the building to The Venue and disabled toilets in the foyer area. There is a designated disabled car park beside Leeds College of Music which has spaces for at least ten cars. 

Public transport  

The Venue is opposite Leeds Interchange Bus Station for all buses. From Leeds City Train Station turn right out of Leeds city station and turn right at the pelican crossing. Walk down Boar Lane and head for Kirkgate Market. At the markets walk down the side of the market on New York Street to the Bus Station. The Venue is found opposite the bus station.

Parking  

The nearest car park to The Venue is located on Quarry Hill and accessible from the A64 Inner Ring Road (direction West Yorkshire Playhouse). After 5.30pm parking is free. Blue Badge Holders can park in these car parks for free. Further information about Leeds City Council car parks can be obtained from Parking Services on 0113 395 0050.

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