Carrying Stream Festival 2014

A Celebration of the Life & Legacy of Hamish Henderson

The 13th Carrying Stream Festival 5th 12th November 2014

Edinburgh Folk Club
A Celebration of the Life & Legacy of Hamish Henderson

Hamish & Jeannie

Tickets are available from:
Edinburgh Folk Club (every Wednesday night, The Pleasance Cabaret Bar), or Coda Music on The Mound, or Paddy Bort; t: 0131-650 2458, e:


Wed 5th Nov 2014
Jenny Sturgeon
Jonny Hardie

Davy Cattanach
Grant Anderson
Thursday 6 Nov
Book Launch

An island Girl's Voyage
Fri 7th Nov 2014
Bruce Molsky

Sat 8th Nov 2014
Annual Hamish Henderson Memorial Lecture

Dolina Maclennan:
"Hamish Ma Big Pal"
music from Alison McMorland
& Geordie McIntyre

James Keelaghan
& Hugh McMillan

Sun 9th Nov 2014
Songs of World War I
Old and New (Workshop)

Scott Murray

Sun 9th Nov 2014
Celidh House Night

Monday 10 Nov
Film: The Happy Lands
Theatre Workshop Scotland presents The Happy Lands, a feature film developed and created along with members of the mining communities of Fife, Scotland.
The Story
It's the General Strike 1926 - only seven years after the slaughter of the trenches, miners unions lead the country against savage austerity cuts handed to the nation by a Liberal-Conservative government.
followed by Q&A with Director Robert Rae
Storytelling Centre 6.30 pm
8 Concessions.6

Tuesday 11 Nov
Flowers in the Sand

The Royal Oak

Carrying Stream Singing Session
Wed 12th Nov 2014
Anthony John Clarke & Dave Pegg