Fiddle orchestra’s invite to young musicians

YOUNG musicians are being invited to join one of Scotland’s most successful junior fiddle orchestras which meets in Milngavie.

Bearsden Young Fiddlers is a group of young players who enjoy performing traditional Scottish music. It was formed in 2000 by conductor Angela Franchi and they rehearse from the end of August to November with one final concert. They meet on Tuesdays from 6pm to 7pm in Cairns Church, Buchanan Street, Milngavie.

Youngsters aged 10 to 16 years old, who play the violin, accordion or guitar and are Grade 2 or above, can join. To reserve a place contact either the secretary, Barbara MacLeod, 45 Keystone Quadrant, Milngavie, Glasgow, G62 6LP phone 0141 569 7356 or the conductor, Angela Franchi, phone 0141 570 1961.