The American Scottish Gaelic Society

Grandfather Mountain GS&LW 2016 – Our Second Instructor.

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We are pleased to announce our second instructor for the Grandfather Mountain Gaelic Song and Language Week, 2016 (July 3 – 8, 2016), Joanne MacIntyre.

Joanne hails from Mabou Coal Mines, Inverness County, where she was raised in the rich culture of Gaelic language, music, and dance. Since her teen years in Cape Breton, she has appeared on stages throughout the island. For a number of ...

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The American Scottish Gaelic Society

Grandfather Mountain GS&LW 2016 – Our First Instructor.

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Our first instructor for the Grandfather Mountain Gaelic Song and Language Week 2016 (July 3 – 8) will be Catrìona Parsons!

A native Gaelic speaker born in the Isle of Lewis, and a graduate of Edinburgh University, Scotland, Catrìona has been involved in the teaching of Gaelic language and song in North America for many years. Married to a Lutheran pastor from Virginia, Catrìona began her ...

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The American Scottish Gaelic Society

Get ready for Grandfather Mountain Gaelic Song and Language Week 2016!

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When? July 3rd through July 8th, 2016

Where? Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, NC.

What? From Sunday to Friday the sounds of Gaelic, the first language of the Scots, will resound in the mountains of North Carolina. Songs, stories, jokes, and fun galore!

Who? You! Absolute beginners to fluent speakers are welcome. Our experienced teachers come from Scotland and from New Scotland (Alba Nuadh, also known as Nova ...

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“Ar Guthan” broadcast on Cuillin FM.

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Beginning Saturday January 9, 2016, Cuillin FM on Skye began broadcasting the Guth nan Gàidheal program, “Ar Guthan le Cam NicRath”, our “gateway” Gaelic music show (presented by Cam in English).

The show will run for 12 weeks and will include programs from Series 1 and the new Series 2.

The show runs on Saturdays at 8pm GMT (3PM EST, 12pm PST) and there’s a streaming feed ...

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