Technical – a task list, not for publication

ONLINE GIRVAN 2021 – Events

Saturday Evening Concert

Still assembling this.

Late Night Extra
Maggie will be in charge of this. Need a Girvan Festival Zoom account.

Sunday Evening Concert

Late Night Extra

The Bobby Robb Concert

John to assemble recordings of Bobby, Adam and Heather. May need to do voice over

The Muckle Sangs

Just an idea at this stage, from old recordings

New Songs in the Tradition

Just an idea at this stage. Possibly from old recordings or commercial recordings of songs first aired at Girvan.


Patrick McGill ‘The Navvy Poet’ – by Jane Cassidy, Maurice Leydon and Derek Williamson

Cottonopolis – with Peter & Barbara Snape (Check title of this event)

Arts & Literature events

McKechnie Art Exhibition

Pete Clark – Watercolours

Girvan Friends – Helen Pitt.   Alan Mairs.  Louise Mairs. 

Girvan and the Clyde Coast.  Exhibition of Photographs by Ayrshire Photography Clubs

Poems into Songs

Bill Adair working on this.  Assembly of old recordings. Readings of poems need to be done. 

Patrick McGill ‘The Navvy Poet’ – Nora’s story

Grainne Brady.  Assemble pictures behind CD recordings.

Songstories with Heather Yule

Faerie Trails and Traveller Tales with Bob Knight


Gypsy & Traveller insights – with Nic Dow

Irish Piping in the Traveller Community
Need to upload to Girvan Vimeo account


Twinning Focus

The Johnny Doherty Festival

An idea. From existing material. Almost like an advertising focus.

Bromyard Folk Festival


Establish ticketing