Friday 29th - Sunday 31st May 2009The Partick Folk Festival is an exciting annual event held in Glasgow's West End. A popular date in the traditional music calendar with fantastic entertainment and events for all the family.
There is a fantastic array of talent at this years festival including: The Treacherous Orchestra, The Blyde Lasses from Shetland, Jeana Leslie and Siobhan Miller, Peter Nardini, Adam McNaughton and many more....programme details:
Highlights - not to be missed - include:
Sunday's Maritime Concert at The Tall Ship
Saturday Evening Concert at St Peter's Hall
Venues include St Peter's Hall, Chancellor Street and The Tall Ship at Stobcross Quay.
Pay at the door for all events so come along early
Friday 29th May. St Peters Church Hall
Songs in the vernacular with
Peter Nardini. Adam McNaughtan and Finlay Allison
Doors open 7.30pm £6/4 unwaged
Afternoon events from Traditional Music and Song Association of Scotland (TMSA) Glasgow
Doors open 1pm.
Afternoon ticket £3
1pm - Ewan McColls Radio Ballads with Peter Cox
2.15pm - The life and songs of Sam Larner with John Powles
3pm - Ewan McColl and the politics of the British Folk Revival
With Alistair Hullet,Finlay Allison and Peter Cox
The Treacherous Orchestra
plus Jeana Leslie,Siobhan Miller and Mathue Watson
And from Norway Kim Andre Rystaad
Doors open 7.30pm
Family day out
with Richard Grainger and Chris Parkinson
1pm-2pm Family Ceilidh dance workshop
2pm-3pm A Family Ceilidh with The Blyde Lasses from The Shetland Isles
Richard Grainger and Chris Parkinson The Blyde Lasses.