Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Club

Calendar of Events

The Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Club runs events throughout the year. Upcoming dates are as follows:

Thursday 20th September 2018

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7:30pm

First club night of the new season, featuring local musicians including the prize winners of this year's Shetland Young Fiddler or the Year. 


1st November 2018

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7:30pm

Club night featuring guest artistes - Accordionist Jimmy Cassidy and drummer/singer Callum Wallace


15th November 2018

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7:15pm

Annual General Meeting followed by

Local night from 7.45pm approx.

Please note AGM start time of 7.15pm

A good turnout of members is requested.

Membership are payable from 20 September 2018 at the first club night and thereafter at the Camera Centre, Commercial Street, Lerwick or on the Club night before the start of the AGM.


29th November 2018

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7:30pm

Guest artiste night - Fiddler Claire Gullan and pianist/accordionist Martainn Skene


10th January 2019

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7:30pm

First club night of 2019, featuring local artistes.

Also tickets for the Pre-Up Helly A' night will be on sale to Club members only, non members will be able to buy tickets from the Camera Centre from Monday 14 January  


28th January 2019

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7.30pm

Pre-Up Helly Aa night, featuring local and visiting bands 


14th February 2019

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7.30pm

Club night featuring local artistes


28th February 2019

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7.30pm

Guest artiste night - Accordionist Michael & fiddler Joanie Garvin and drummer Alan Irvine


14th March 2019

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7.30pm

Club night featuring local artistes


28th March 2019

Venue: The Shetland Hotel, Lerwick at 7.30pm

Guest artiste - Graham Mitchell Scottish Dance Band (also tune competition results)


Friday 29th March 2019

Venue: Carnegie Hall at 7.30pm

End of Season Concert/Supper Dance

7.30pm Carnegie Hall, Sandwick

Dance to Graham Mitchell Scottish Dance Band

Details of concert items and where to buy tickets will be posted nearer the time