to our online Scottish Music Teaching mini-site. Over
the next few months we will be adding VIDEO courses
in fiddle, whistle, bagpipes, concertina, guitar and many more.
The courses will be made up of:
- 4 or 6 lessons each of approximately half
an hour in length.
- All the materials right there online for
you to download and print out
- Unlimited access to lessons and
live text chats for 1 year.
When you purchase a course you will receive
access to a secure area of our site where the lessons and materials
are stored. To keep informed of our online teaching course please
join our mailing list. Click on the
links below to see what courses we offer..
Here is a sample
lesson of Alasdair White teaching strathspey Christy Campbell.
(duration approx 25 minutes).
News: Coming Soon. Fiona MacKenzie
(Gaelic Song) and Simon Thoumire (beg. concertina)
Scots Song with Christine
Learn 6 songs in Scots.
Harp (intermediate) with Corrina Hewat
Learn 6 great tunes with fingering and chord accompaniment.
(intermediate) with Lori Watson.
Learn how to play 3 tunes in the beautful Scottish Borders
style using 'harmonies', and ringing strings.
(intermediate) with Jenna Reid.
Learn how to play 6 tunes in the Shetland style
using 'ringing strings', bowings and unisons.
(intermediate) with Anna Wendy Stevenson.
Learn a selection of Scottish session tunes and
the techniques, bowings and ornamentation to make them sound just
like your favourite traditional fiddle players.
(intermediate) with Alasdair White. (***New***)
Learn West Highland style playing thorugh a march,
2 strathspeys, and 2 reels and put them together in a set.
(intermediate) with Mairi Campbell. (***New***)
This Scottish fiddle course in six lessons has the power to truly
transform your fiddle playing. It offers you loads of practical
advice, with exercises on how to let go of tension, achieve a
better tone and improve your technique. Develop your style in
Scottish music through the learning of these six traditional and
contemporary Scottish tunes.
(intermediate) with Simon Thoumire
Learn some new tunes and techniques to take your concertina playing
to the next level.
(complete beginner) with Jennifer McGlone
A starters kit for the budding whistle player.
For our online teaching to work you will
have to have Windows Media Player installed on your computer.
This comes with Windows. If you are a Mac user you can download
You will also need a fast internet connection (adsl, broadband),
and speakers connected to your computer so you can hear it (these
can take the form of computer speakers (connected from your sound
card) or headphones). These lessons are not downloaded to your
computer - they are streamed from our internet servers. If you
have any questions please contact us.