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Harris Tweed gives donation to Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

7 days ago   |   By Press and Journal

Music students at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig have been gifted a beautiful length of Harris tweed by the Carloway Mill in Lewis for use in their Gaelic waulking songs.
Decker Forrest, programme leader for the BA Gaelic and Traditional Music degree, said: “Singing is a regular event at the college, whether in Gaelic song classes or in less formal gatherings and singing clubs that meet weekly.
“Waulking songs feature regularly and it seemed to me that if students could participate in the physical actions of these songs it would add another layer of interest and give them a better understanding of how...
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