The programme for this year’s Celtic Connections Festival has been announced. This festival has continued to grow in size and in musical breadth under the direction of Donald Shaw and this year features no fewer than 2100 artistes, 300 events and 20 venues, all in and around Glasgow. The fun begins on Thursday 19th January and the festival closes on Sunday 5th February, 2017.
For details go to the website at http://www.celticconnections.com
Phone line is 0141 353 8000 and if you are thinking about attending any of the events then you should be aware that bookings can fill up very quickly. Not only are there concerts but also many workshops are on offer for all levels of players.