Edinburgh Headway Gro’up supports people with head injuries. By becoming a volunteer friend you could help someone who has had a traumatic head injury to increase his/her confidence and independence. This would generally involve social activities. No minimum time commitment. Full training provided. Expenses paid.

Contact Diane or Lisa on

0131 537 9116.


I Piano and clarinet tuition. Adult and children, beginners, releamers, advanced students all welcome. Am or pm appointments available. Telephone 0141 649 6568.

I Flute, clarinet, saxophone and music theory tuition. lessons by experienced and enthusiastic teacher. Flutes any standard, other grades one to five. All ages welcome. Tel 0141 334 7974.

I Fiddle, mandolin and guitar private tuition, beginners welcome. £8 per half hour. Call James 0141 332 7702.

I English tuition exam prep, conversation, business, pronunciation etc. Diploma, qualified teacher (Cambridge examiner). Individuals or small groups. Tel: 0141 883 4125. Email: . k

I Tuition and translation services private tutors provided (and required). All subjects, Strathclyde, Central, Lothian regions. Postal tuition, mathematics, book- keeping/accounts. Translations undertaken, letters, documents etc. Most languages. Phone 01324 717114.

BAGPIPES Tuition at all levels by experienced teacher. Reasonable rates.

Also available for weddings, ceilith and other functions. Call Ewan on 0131 668 4954 or 0131 556 4918.

PIANO TUITION by enthusiastic, professional pianist and teacher. All grades and ages beginners welcome. City centre location (just off London Road). Peter Bream GRNCM. Tel: 0131 652 0624.

BE COOL Develop your creativity by Ieaming guitar at the Edinburgh Guitar Studio. Satisfaction and

results guaranteed. Bookings: 0131 553 1617

I Spanish Tuition conversation, exams, holidays, all levels. Individuals and small groups. Tel: 0131 668 2167.

I Do you want to learn Greek? ASAP? and have fun? Then call Nik the Greek on 0131 623 0050.

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I New Authors and Poets Have you written a novel, short stories, some poems or a future best seller? YES? Then don’t miss this seminar! Learn about presentation, copyright, royalties, finding a publisher and much more. For details please phone lmpac on 0141 331 2860 or 0131 229 8326.

I Everbody Salsa! With the award-winning Academia de Salsa! Expert tuition from our team of Cuban and local instructors. More beginners’ sessions starting soon - book now! Monday

the dance house




Afro Contemporary Jazz Belly Dancing Contemporary


Funk Workout

Jazz Stretch and Strengthen


Tai chi Chuan Yoga

+ other short courses

0141 402 8645

for info + brochure

presents . . . . . . in association with Salsa Sabrosa


Cutumba are 4 0f the vibrant young dancers from Santiago de Cuba's phenomenal Grupo Folklorica. This is not only an amazing opportunity to see these stunning dancers perform, but also to do a class with them. Classes in Salsa & Rumba @ 8pm Performance@ 1 1pm Class + Performance £8/E7 students Performance on E6/ES.50 students Limited tickets available. To book call Karen Pasi 014i 339 4i 93. HAVANA, SO HOPE STREET, GLASGOW (next to Central Station).

0141 248 4466.

DANCE BASE The Six Viewpoints. Mondays: 11 Oct 15 Nov, 8.00pm 9.30pm.

A short cause for actors, dancers, directors, choreographers.

Tel: 0131 225 5525 Web page:

I Edinburgh International Festival Swing Dance Workshops. Thursday 14 October. Thursday 4 November at The Hub. Come along on your own, with a group or bring a partner. No previous experience necessary. Further details call The Hub Ticket Centre on ()131 473 2000.

I Edinburgh International Festival World Dance Workshops for all the family. 9, 16 Oct and 6 Nov at The Ilub. Saturday morning workshops introducing dance and music from around the world. including rhythms and songs of West Africa. Further details call The Hub Ticket Centre on 0131 473 2000.

I Edinburgh International Festival Youth Dance Workshops. 184.3 October at The Hub. Running daily throughout half term break, the morning course explores Afro- Cuban, modern dance, Scottish country dancing and classical styles.The afternoon course focuses on West Africa/Brazilian, American Jazz (Hip-Hop) and the background to the dances. Further details call The Hub Ticket Centre on 0131 473 2000.

I "RED HOT SALSA" merengue and west coast swing classes begin on Tuesday 14 September, Boys Brigade Hall, 168 Bath Street, 7.30—9.30pm, £4.00. More info from Brian on 0141 333 0932.

Come dancing with the Edinburgh International Festival World Dance and Music Residency.

Explore world dance styles under the expert guidance of Charles Chip McNeal ofSan Francisco Ballet. West African, Brazilian, Carribean, Afro-Cuban, Scottish, African drumming, swing, modern dance... and many more.

World Dance Workshops for all the family- 9, 16 Oct and 6 Nov.

Youth Workshops - half term week-18 - 23 Oct.

Swing Dance Workshops-14 Oct, 4 Nov. Drumming Workshops-16 Oct, 6 Nov. Dance Insights-13, 20, 27 Oct, 3 Nov.


Registered Charity No. 5(004691.

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For further information contact The Hub Ticket Centre on 0131 473 2000

I LEARN TO LINDY HOP with The Edinburgh Swing Dance Society! Lindy is the original partner dance from the ‘Swing‘ Era, and is still going strong. Weekly Thursday Lindy Hop sessions with local teachers beginners 7.30-8.30pm, Free Dance, then Beg-lntennediates, 8.30-9.30. £4 per session.

Get a head-start with Masterclasses from members of The living Lindy Hoppers on Sunday 12 Sep, 10 Oct, 14 Nov. Beginners, ll.00-I.30pm, Intermediates, 2.30-5.00pm. £10 each. All classes at The Calton Centre, 121 Montgomery Street, Edinburgh. No experience or partner necessary. Membership discount available. Information 0131 661 6027. Email lnfo.esds((_t

I Salsa Classes Tues and Thurs at the Bar Havana, 50 Hope St. Classes in Merengue and Salsa from 8—10pm followed by Club Salsa Sabrosa, Tues 9.30—12pm, and Thurs 9.30pm-3am. Class prices £4.00 (£3.50) for the evening (includes entry to club afterwards). Other night Salsa Sabrosa DJs play: 2nd Sat every month, McChuills, High Street. More details? Karen Pasi ()141 339 4193.


The original and best form

of modern jive. Pure Dance Addiction.

Now on the Web - point your browser at: Beginners welcome every week at any night, 45 minutes beginners class followed by dancing to 10.30pm. HALF-PRICE OFFER



Learn to dance to any music, club, Latin, rock ’n’ roll, etc. A licensed bar is available most nights. Come alone or with friends (no need to bring a partner). Doors open at 7.15pm. Beginners’ class at 7.30pm. Aberdeen: Thursdays at The Palace Nightclub, Bridge Place (off Bridge Street). Attention: Aberdeen only, doors open 7pm, Beginners class 7.15pm, Freestyle ‘til 10pm.

Dundee: Wednesdays at The Craig Tay Hotel, 101 Broughty Ferry Road.

Glasgow: Wednesdays at The Glasgow University Union, 32 University Avenue, West End. Edinburgh: Tuesdays and Thursdays at St Stephen's Church Hall, St Stephen's Street (bottom of Howe Street), Stockbridge.

Falkirk: Tuesdays at The Martell, Bumbank Road, off Grahams Road.

Monthly parties: Glasgow Partick Burgh Halls, 2nd Saturday of the month - Edinburgh, Marco’s, 55 Grove St on the last Saturday of the month.

Note: Classes are open throughout the year

including summer and bank holidays.

Further details from

01324 613209.

E-mail: infoOcerocscotlandcom