About

The group is about playing and promoting traditional music in the Garnock Valley area of Ayrshire, Scotland. Our members are relatively local to the area, and play a variety of instruments, and some sing.

We welcome new members, experienced or beginners, who want to play or sing traditional music.

We meet in Garnock Community Social Club, Loadingbank Road, Kilbirnie, North Ayrshire, KA25 6JY most Wednesdays from 7-9pm.

We suggest a donation of £2 per week which covers the cost of tea/coffee and a biscuit at half time.  The first visit is free!

The group can also respond to invitations to play at local venues, especially for senior citizens who enjoy an hour of foot-tapping music and a sing-a-long.

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To contact the Garnock Valley Traditional Music Group

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  • Email: gvtradmusic@gmail.com
  • Phone: 07548261857 (reasonable hours only please and not Wednesday evenings)
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2 thoughts on “About

  1. Well, now we are all set for another musical year at GVTMG, John Hogart is charged with keeping us on the straight and narrow (an onerous task), Janet Martin will answer queries and write necessary letters, and James Dippie will keep an eye on our cash whilst the rest of us will have fun playing. That’s the BEST BIT!. I would be very sad if I found out that I couldn’t come to Kilburnie every Wednesday. Rosie Rennie

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  2. No body seems to want to talk to me so I’ll talk to the ether. Wednesday evening was fun. We had three new tunes to try. Willafjord, Spootiskerry and Queen Anne’s reel. I think they go together well, and when we get into them properly they will be a useful addition to our repertoire.
    Our esteemed leader is holidaying this week and so when the cat’s away the mice will play. I received an unsolicited testimonial at the end of the evening from a gent who had been in the other bar. He said that he reckoned that we were getting better! Rosie

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