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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 www.patreon.com/simonthoumire or buy me a coffee www.buymeacoffee.com/simonthoumire  

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[…]