All events start around 9.30pm following that evening’s main concert and everyone is welcome to attend.
Everyone is welcome to the Festival Club at the Dumfries Arms Hotel on Thursday and Friday night, whether or not you’ve been to one of our concerts. It’s free to enter and the bar will be open until late. There’s supper and snacks available from the special Festival Club menu, so relax and enjoy some great music – you never know who you’ll bump into!
CAMPS – Cumnock Area Musical Production Society
Thursday 29 September
Our first Festival Club concert sees the welcome return of CAMPS – Cumnock Area Musical Production Society, a choral and music theatre troupe from the town who regularly perform for the local community.
Friday 30 September
With Scottish music as a starting point, and linked by a common interest in the whole range of the musical spectrum, Causeway Trio bring a unique take to Scottish traditional music. Through shades of minimalism, jazz, Brazilian and Eastern European music they create a refreshing sound world within the intimate setting of accordion, piano and guitar which is at once very new and very familiar, and was described by Alexander McCall Smith as a “burst of swelling, joyful music”