SIMON THOUMIRE | Musician, composer and event organiser


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Thinking about music Mathematically!

Had a lovely day out recording James Scott Skinner’s amazing tune The Mathematician with Ian David Carr. Thanks to Gillian Beith for her camera skills! If you enjoy these videos please support my Patreon or buy me a coffee  

Spending A Moment With Tim Edey

This is a very enjoyable chat with guitarist and box player Tim Edey. He is so full of energy!! Find out more about Tim at These podcasts are made possible by my Patreon subscribers and if you would like to join in please visit or why not buy[…]

Simon & Adam Meet Dr MacDonald

Me and Adam Sutherland paid a visit to play a tune – Scott Skinner’s Complements to Dr MacDonald – with the aim of giving you some history of the tune. We got distracted and never said very much but we did have a nice time! Here’s the original version of[…]

Spending A Moment with Jenna Reid

I really enjoyed this chat with Shetland fiddler Jenna Reid in May 2020 about her latest album Working Hands and her life so far. In the chat we talk about Jenna’s move from Shetland – nearly going home again, finally settling in Glasgow, nearly becoming a teacher and succeeding in[…]