Simon Thoumire | Concertina player and composer

Simon Thoumire

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The Silver Spear

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O As I was Kiss’d Yestreen

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Changing the world with Trad Music! #shorts

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Charlie Hunter’s Jig

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LATEST NEWS

Gig at Celtic Connections 2024

I’m very happy to tell you that me and Dave Milligan will be playing at Celtic Connections festival on the 2nd February 2024 in the City Halls, Recital Rooms. It would be great to see you and we will be playing a mixture of new and classic material from our[…]

Foot Stompin’ Free Scottish Music Podcast No 256

Hi there! Ciamar a tha thu? What’s happening? Sorry for the long break between these podcasts. Sometimes life just gets in the way… Anyway we are back now with the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards Album of the Year Podcast 2023! Starting of with the winner Duncan Chisholm! If[…]

Ian on the left, Simon on the right

https://www.youtube.com/v/XbqGWNZuXmE?version=3 Here’s a new tune played by me and Ian Carr and written by Simon Thoumire and Alana NicAonghais with financial help from TASGADH (Traditional Arts Small Grants) and Creative Scotland. The title is to remind me and Ian where we sit on the stage! It’s full title should be[…]

Room 24 by Simon Thoumire and Ian Carr

https://www.youtube.com/v/-vKZIlYIuzA?version=3 This is a new composition of Ian’s that we recorded in Sweden in September 23. It was originally written in 2021 during the height of lockdown and we made a version of this from our two house. At last we managed to play it in the same room. Find[…]