Gaelic for Beginners
The National Piping Centre Gaelic for beginners class is a 10 week course, each Thursday from 6pm until 8pm.
The classes will start from complete beginner level, with the conversational basics, as well as other useful Gaelic expressions. It will also give insights into Gaelic and Highland culture, and why it is so important to piping!
The classes cost £50 adults and £40 concession (Student, 65+). The class will run from Thursday 20th April - Thursday 22nd June. There will then be a term in the Autumn.
About the Instructor
James Beaton grew up in Inveraray, and has a degree is Celtic Studies from Edinburgh University. He is Librarian of the National Piping Centre, and also teaches on the Centre's undergraduate courses, run in conjunction with the Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh, as well as on the HNC Music course run by the Centre. He is a fluent Gaelic speaker.