Glasgow Islay Gaelic Choir News https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk News from the Glasgow Islay Gaelic Choir en-gb PHP RSS Feed Generator Byres Road Christmas Lights <p>Entertaining the crowds around Byres Road before switching on of Christmas lights.</p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/2018-christmas-lights/img_0640.jpg" alt="" width="720" height="479" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/2018-christmas-lights/img_0641.jpg" alt="" width="720" height="479" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/2018-christmas-lights/img_0642.jpg" alt="" width="720" height="479" /></p> https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2018#news_15 Wed, 28 Nov 2018 14:36:00 +0000 https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2018#news_15 Choir performs at Runrig's "The Last Dance" <video controls src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/media/cearcall-a-chuain.mp4">Sorry your browser does not support embedded videos.</video> <video controls src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/media/cum-ur-naire-part-1.mp4">Sorry your browser does not support embedded videos.</video> <video controls src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/media/cum-ur-naire-part-2.mp4">Sorry your browser does not support embedded videos.</video> <p><iframe style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgaelicchoirs%2Fvideos%2F235523530472848%2F&amp;show_text=0&amp;width=267" scrolling="no" width="267" height="476"></iframe></p> https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2018#news_14 Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:29:00 +0100 https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2018#news_14 Mod 2017 <p>The Royal National Mod, Stornoway 2016, was very successful for the choir.</p><p> The Ladies' Choir were overall winners and were awarded the Esme Smythe Trophy, the Angus Johnston Cuach for Music and £200.</p><p>In the Lovat and Tullibardine and the Peurt a Beul competitions the choir took 3rd place.</p><p>Claire MacAulay, from Ness in Lewis and currently a primary teacher in the Glasgow Gaelic School, won the Traditional Gold Medal for Ladies.</p><p> Margaret Bell was the winner of the adult recitation of poetry competition.</p> https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2016#news_13 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:32:32 +0000 https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2016#news_13 Mod 2016 <p>Oban had all the ingredients for a great Mod.</p> <p>Excellent weather all week and wonderful performances from indiviuals followed by the best choral results for some time - a wonderful way to celebrate Kirsteen's 25th Mod.&nbsp; Well done to all!</p> <p>Results in detail:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Carrie MacNeil:</strong>1st in Prescribed Song for Gold Medal; 3rd in Oran Mor; Winner of Gold Medal.</li> <li><strong>Kenny MacLeod:</strong> Silver Pendant - 2nd in Prescribed, 2nd in Own Choice, 2nd in Final.</li> <li><strong>Alison Campbell:</strong> Winner of Kennedy Fraser</li> <li><strong>Marina MacLeod:</strong> 4th in Skye and Sutherland Song</li> <li><strong>Megan MacLellan and Mairead MacNeil:</strong> 2nd in Duet</li> <li><strong>Elizabeth Campbell and Clare Campbell:</strong> 3rd in Duet</li> <li><strong>Ladies Choir:</strong> Winner of Esme Smyth Trophy; Winner of Donald Johnstone Trophy for Gaelic;</li> <li><strong>Male Choir:</strong> Voice 8th</li> <li><strong>Puirt:</strong> 6th</li> <li><strong>Lovat and Tullibardine:</strong> 2nd place; 1st equal in Rev William MacDonald Memorial Quaich for highest marks in Gaelic over 4 competitions; Highest marks for Music for the Prescribed Song.</li> </ul> https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2015#news_12 Wed, 21 Oct 2015 11:17:00 +0100 https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2015#news_12 Runrig Recording Photos <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/201509_runrig/DSCI0924.JPG" alt="" width="1000" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/201509_runrig/DSCI0926.JPG" alt="" width="1000" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/201509_runrig/DSCI0927.JPG" alt="" width="1000" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/201509_runrig/DSCI0930.JPG" alt="" width="1000" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/201509_runrig/DSCI0931.JPG" alt="" width="1000" /></p> <p><img src="https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/assets/img/photos/201509_runrig/DSCI0932.JPG" alt="" width="1000" /></p> https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2015#news_11 Mon, 05 Oct 2015 18:14:18 +0100 https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2015#news_11 Additional rehearsals <div id="yui_3_13_0_1_1398790600861_6199">All are 7pm to &nbsp;9pm and at Kirsteen's house</div> <div id="yui_3_13_0_1_1398790600861_6200">&nbsp;</div> <div id="yui_3_13_0_1_1398790600861_6201">Ladies:</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div> <ul> <li>Sunday May 11</li> <li>Tuesday May 20</li> </ul> </div> <div id="yui_3_13_0_1_1398790600861_6202">&nbsp;</div> <div id="yui_3_13_0_1_1398790600861_6203">Men:</div> <div> <ul> <li>Sunday May 18</li> <li>Sunday June 6</li> </ul> </div> https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2014#news_10 Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:40:54 +0100 https://glasgowislaygaelicchoir.org.uk/news/2014#news_10