Gaelic Conversation Group

The Gaelic conversation group Abair Thusa meets at the Glenearn Campus, Perth

on Wednesday afternoons from 2-4pm.

Upcoming Events...

2021

19th March – Cèilidh

This ceilidh will be on ZOOM

At the moment we have Paul Anderson on the Niel Gow fiddle and Shonna Donaldson singing, Norrie McIver playing and singing, Aileen will sing and tell some stories, Joyce Ramsay will play the box - and various friends and members of the society will sing/ play.  If you would like to take part can you let me know so that we can build this into the evening - which should last from 7.30 pm to 9pm.  IT IS FREE!!!!!

 

Here are the details of how to get access to the event - this is set up on EVENTBRITE

So the first thing you do is to click on the underlined link below -  

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/comunn-gaidhlig-pheairt-gaelic-society-of-perth-online-ceilidh-tickets-144179704377

 

 Then just go through the questions!!!

 

When you have finished – if all has gone correctly – you should get a message from them saying ‘ you’ve got tickets’ – and you should receive another message from EVENTBRITE to say – YOU HAVE GOT TICKETS!!

 

You will get a link about the ceilidh before it happens – which you click on to get in – before 7.30 on Friday the 19th

 

It will be great to see as many people from the Gaelic Society there as possible!!!!  - BUT – you will need ZOOM  to get in – so download that before the ceilidh – simply put ZOOM into your title bar to download it.

Hope to see you all there!!

 

Cèilidhs

The Society holds Cèilidhs once a month over the winter at St. Matthew’s Church Hall, Tay St., Perth, where you can hear a variety of Gaelic singers and instrumentalists,

but no dancing.

The Society encourages young members of Perth and District Pipe Band to play at the cèilidhs.

The Perth Pipe Band is led by the Society’s Honorary Piper - Pipe Major Alastair Duthie. Admission is £6 for Members and £7 for Non-Members – for an evening’s entertainment plus refreshments!

Membership for a year is £3 - fantastic value!!

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Cèilidh January 2019

Singers Seumas Campbell, Ian MacLean, Rhona Morrison and Malcolm Hughes with Irene Anderson on accordion and the Society Piper Alistair Duthie.

Pictures from other Cèilidhs in the 2018-2019 season
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Society members with the Society's Niel
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Some Society Members with the Neil Gow Fiddle

November 2018 - our singers were Wilma Kennedy, D.I. Brown, Shona Brown,Calum Alex MacMillan,our fiddler was Rose Logan and our piper was Jack Liddle.

September 2018

 March 2019 singers were Alasdair Whyte, Callum Angus MacDonald, Marcel Gurillo,our fiddler was Alison Ewan and Katie Duthie was our piper.

 The Perth Gaelic Choir came in October and Aileen Ogilvie also sang and Katie Duthie played the pipes.

Some photographs from the 2018-2019 Season