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Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

From Scotland to Cape Breton With guests Troy MacGillivray and Janine Randall, was recorded live at the Concord City Auditorium in Concord NH. The production of the CD was partially supported by the Arthur Getz Trust, Citizens Bank, N.A. Trustee Choose CD From Scotland to Cape Breton $15.00 USD2005 Gala $10.00 USD

June 4th Concert at Wayside Inn

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Join the SRSNH for a concert of traditional Scottish music this Sunday, June 4 at 2:00 p.m. at the historic Wayside Inn  in Sudbury, MA. Last year’s event, preceded by a heavy rainstorm, attracted an audience of nearly a hundred concert goers. The Wayside Inn in Sudbury dates back to Revolutionary times and still has […]

Welcome, Mari Black!

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Our guest workshop leader on January 29, 2017, is Mari Black, 2015 & 2013 U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion, 2014 Glenfiddich Scottish Fiddle Champion, and 2014 & 2012 Canadian Maritime Fiddle Champion. Mari’s topic is Fearless Flying!: Building, polishing, and performing MSR (March-Strathspey-Reel) sets. She explains, “We’ll dive into the nuts and bolts of creating a classic Scottish performance set…We’ll look […]

Welcome, Don Roy!

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

SRSNH welcomes Don Roy as guest leader at the December 18 gathering. Don’s workshop is one of a series funded by the Benjamin Couch Trust, administered by TD Wealth. We’re grateful for this generous support. Don is a champion fiddler whose “uniquely Maine sound has roots in New England, Quebec, and the Canadian maritimes.” He […]

Work off Thanksgiving Dinner

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Did you know music could be a weight loss technique? According to this source, a 65 kg (143 lb) musician expends a fair amount of energy, depending on the instrument he or she plays. Drums apparently burn the calories the fastest (290 per hour), then piano and violin (181), cello, wind instruments and guitar (145), and […]

Welcome, Jennifer Armstrong!

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Our guest workshop leader on October 30 will be Jennifer Armstrong. Jennifer has spent her life writing, singing and making music with fiddle, bagpipe, banjo and words. She is a storyteller, singer, instrumentalist, poet and published author with humor, warmth and grace. She works as an artist-in-residence in folk arts, storytelling and writing as well as […]

Welcome back, Liz Faiella!

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

We’re happy to welcome back Liz Faiella to lead our September 25 workshop (click on the calendar event for details.) A Celtic fiddler with New England contradance flair and classical sensitivities, Liz Faiella has played for audiences at premier folk venues, contradances, and festivals around New England. Along with her brother, guitarist Dan Faiella, Liz […]

Notice of Annual Meeting

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

The Strathspey and Reel Society of New Hampshire, a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, will hold its required annual meeting on Sunday, May 29 at 2:00 p.m. in the Concord Community Music School, located at 23 Wall Street in Concord, NH (use the Fayette Street entrance for access to the building.)

Calendar of Music Events in Scotland

Friday, February 19th, 2016

If you are planning a trip to Scotland in 2016, the Traditional Music & Song Association of Scotland’s calendar of events can help you decide where to go and when. Click here to view the calendar.    

Simplicity Is Key

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

The Proof?

Saturday, December 19th, 2015

It has been said that the bagpipe sounds like someone strangling a cat. Is this the proof?

Things You Probably Don’t Know About St. Andrew

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

With St. Andrews Day upon us, learn about this saint for whom the day is named.