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Highly Strung Event Timetable 2019
 

DANCE CLASSES

Folk Feet Tuesday
Morning
Thursday Morning Dance Class

Monday evening Irish Set Dance classes and dances

It's Your Ceili Friday Dance Party

 
 
MUSIC CLASSES

Monday Morning Group

Monday Evening Music Groups Falfield Village Hall

Tuesday evening Irish Group 

Wednesday evening groups

Old Monday evening groups Star Inn

 

Book a Barn Dance  Ceili  Band

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Group Lessons
One to one lessons
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Beginners Tunes 
Irish Tunes

Highly Strung Play Lists

Hibernia Sets of Tunes

 
 
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

Traditional

Music Group

9.30am-11.30am

Yew Tree Cottage,

 BS20 7RH

beginners/intermediate

no

10
Monday Weekly Beginners music group 5.00pm-5.30pm Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH beginners - see help page no

5

Monday Weekly

Traditional

Music

Group  

5.30pm-7.00pm

Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH

intermediate and above  

no

10

Monday weekly

 

Irish Set Dance with The Perfect Cure

 

7.30pm - 9.30pm

Falfield Village Hall, A38, GL12 8DH beginners and dancers who wish to learn the most popular sets no 8

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 

Weekends and Evenings

Perfect Cure Band

4.00pm-11.00pm

your venue

your requirement

 yes

eg Barn Dance from 280

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