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Highly Strung Event Timetable 2017
Highly Strung Event Timetable 2018
 
Folk Feet Tuesday
 and Thursday Dance Mornings

It's Your Ceili Friday Dance Party

Irish Set Dance

 

Book a Barn Dance  Ceili  Band

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Irish Tunes

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Monday Morning Beginners Group

Monday evening group

Tuesday evening Irish Group 

Wednesday evening group

 
How to get to Yew Tree Cottage

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Timetable

Contact Jill:   jillyelliot@gmail.com  01275 847909 or 07515 904 707

Each music group has a dedicated page on this website with a term's dates to view.  On the page you will also see tunes learned.  Click on the relevant link in the green column with yellow text on the left or the links in the timetable below for a detailed timetable for your group.  All groups are suitable for most melody instruments and accompanists on guitar and ukulele are welcome on Wednesdays from 8.30pm as all the chords will be available for you for tunes played.

 

For details of all Highly Strung events go to www.highlystrungcommunityband.co.uk

Music and Dance Groups

Music Groups

Irish Music and Dance with the Perfect Cure Band Highly Strung Dances and Regular Events

Day

Activity

Time

Venue

suitable for

booking required

fee

Monday

weekly

Basics for Beginners 9.30am-10.00am

Yew Tree Cottage,

 BS20 7RH

complete beginners

no 10 for whole or part  morning

 

Monday

weekly

Traditional

Music Group

10.00am-11.30am

Yew Tree Cottage,

 BS20 7RH

beginners/intermediate

no

Monday weekly

Sept-April click for timetable

Irish Set Dance with The Perfect Cure

 

7.00pm - 9.30pm

Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH workshop for beginners - click for timetable no 8

Monday weekly

Sept-April click for timetable

Irish Set Dance with The Perfect Cure 8.00pm-10.00pm Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH dance practice for beginners and regular dancers - click for timetable no 8

Monday Weekly 

Private and group lessons 

4.00pm-5.30pm Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH

time bookable for individual or group lessons

yes

ring to arrange

07515 904 707

Monday Weekly Beginners music group 5.30pm -6.30pm Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH beginners yes

ring to arrange

07515 904 707

 2nd and 4th (usually) Monday every month

Traditional

Music

Group  

6.00pm-7.30pm

Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH

intermediate and above  

no

10

Tuesday

weekly

Dance/Play for Dance

9.30am-11.30am

Folk Hall Portishead

BS20 6PR

all to dance or play and coffee morning

no

3

Tuesday weekly Music Session 11.30am-12.30pm

Folk Hall Portishead

BS20 6PR

all Highly Strung Band members - new musicians welcome no included in morning fee of 3

Tuesday

 weekly

Irish Music Group

7.30pm-9.30pm

Yew Tree Cottage

intermediate and above

no

10

Wednesday

weekly

Beginners Music Group

6.30pm-7.30pm

Yew Tree Cottage,

 BS20 7RH

complete beginners

no

10

Wednesday weekly

Highly Strung Music Group

7.30pm-9.30pm

Yew Tree Cottage

intermediate and above

no

Thursday

weekly

Irish Set and Country Dance

10.00am - 12.30pm 

North Weston Village Hall,  Portishead

BS20 6TB

 particularly for beginners and those learning the most frequently danced sets

no

5

Third (usually) Thursday every month  

click for dates

Perfect Cure Band

7.30pm-10.30pm

Salutation at Ham

GL13 9QH

come and meet the band listen to the music in this great pub

no

free event

Thursday evenings

click for dates

Irish Music and Dance 7pm-10pm Butcher's Hook, Thornbury GL35 2BQ come and dance or watch and listen to the music no free event
Sunday -3rd in the month May-Nov Highly Strung Band 11.00am-1.00pm

Tyntesfield National Trust

BS48 1NT

the band plays for visitors in the cafe or at the craft and produce market no n/a

Book the Perfect Cure for a private event or Highly Strung Community Band for community/charity event

Weekdays

Perfect Cure Band

10.30am-4.00pm

your venue

your requirement

yes

Eg Sing-Along 80 an hour 

Evenings

Perfect Cure Band

4.00pm-midnight

your venue

your requirement

 yes

Barn Dance from 280

Contact Jill:   jillyelliot@gmail.com  01275 847909 or 07515 904 707