Music festival shows Galloway’s got talent

Primary School Choirs (1-3 Teachers) class 49 competing for Lindsay Singers Trophy 1st Glenluce Primary Choir
Primary School Choirs (1-3 Teachers) class 49 competing for Lindsay Singers Trophy 1st Glenluce Primary Choir

Galloway Music Festival 2017 saw local musicians play for audiences and take part in competitions in Newton Stewart and Stranraer this week.

Running this year from March 6-9 the festival promised to be another talent filled year as local musicians played for audiences and adjudicators in various venues in Newton Stewart and Stranraer.

Small Ensembles class 33-36 competing for Haggis Trophy 1st  Sam & Tom Donkin, Vanessa Ho,

Small Ensembles class 33-36 competing for Haggis Trophy 1st Sam & Tom Donkin, Vanessa Ho,

The festival will culminate in a prizewinners concert in the Cinema at Newton Stewart on Saturday March 11.

Sessions during the week are free and there is a small charge for the concert.

See next week’s Galloway Gazette for more from the music festival.

Ceilidh Groups class 70 competing for the Merrick Trophy 1st Dalry Primary 3-5

Ceilidh Groups class 70 competing for the Merrick Trophy 1st Dalry Primary 3-5

Community Ensembles class 37 competing for NS Bowling Club Trophy 1st Galloway Violin Studio

Community Ensembles class 37 competing for NS Bowling Club Trophy 1st Galloway Violin Studio

Group Music Making class 57 Competing for Galloway Music Festival Trophy 1st Minnigaff Primary 4-5

Group Music Making class 57 Competing for Galloway Music Festival Trophy 1st Minnigaff Primary 4-5