APNA Sessions

Go out and meet your fellows!  Where in North America to go out and play music with other pipers and/or other musicians.  If you have a session or get together in your town, let us know about it:  Natebanton@gmail.com

Old Triangle Pub – PEI, Canada

Pipers Welcome! They love the buzz. Thesession.org info
Sunday afternoons 2-5 (Monday nights 6-8 as well – up stairs).  Session is hosted by PEI fiddler Roy Johnstone. A great mixture of Irish, Scottish (with lots of Cape Breton tunes), French (Acadian, Québecois).
Checkout the tunelist or feel free to contact me markdouglas76@gmail.com


Iona Bar Scottish Session – Brooklyn, NY


Iona is the only Scottish focused traditional music session in New York City. Drawing heavily from the pipes and fiddle repertoire of Scotland, Shetland and the Hebrides, Cape Breton Island and Donegal, we play a great variety of traditional and modern tunes.

If you are a piper or a fiddler , a dancer or a singer,  come down and check out the scene.  Every Monday at Iona from 8.30pm , 180 Grand Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY.  Email ionasession@gmail.com for more information or Our Website.


Scottish, Irish, Cape Breton & Galician Session – Seattle, WA

We host a monthly SSP session at our home in Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood. In addition to SSPs, we have guitar, fiddle, and sometimes harp and singers. We play mostly Scottish tunes, but with some Irish, Cape Breton and Galician thrown into the mix. We generally meet on the 2nd Monday of the month.

Contact John Cunningham – cunningham689@msn.com


Scottish Session Music Pacific NW


A group of musicians playing traditional Scottish Session music jams in the Pacific NW of the United States.

We play lots of Strathspeys & reels, jigs and hornpipes – lots based on classic piping tunes, but also many fiddle tunes as well. Gaelic singers have joined in on occasion.

Contact Skye Richendrfer – Skye@sos.net

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Summit Session, Summit School in Montpelier, VT.

A Scottish Smallpipe Session is held the third Sunday afternoon of every month (2pm to 4pm) at the Summit School in Montpelier with a $3 per person charge.

For more info Contact Dawn Littlepage – DawnLittlepage (at) myfairpoint.net


SMUSH! Scottish Music Session


This is usually held the 3rd Sunday of the Month from 2:30PM to 4PM
Please use the Contact Us form to verify meeting time and date
All are invited – we usually play from sheet music

Veterinary Medical Clinic
2412 Old North Rd. #102
Denton, TX

This is a small group, usually 4-5, that has been meeting for over 10 years. We typically have fiddle, guitar, mandolin, smallpipes, whistle players at the session.
New or experienced – All are welcome. We’ll play as slowly as you need or as fast as we can!
(Some of our dancers play in this session…)

Snapdragon Wednesday Night Session, Vashon Island, WA

Snapdragon Vashon session

Every Wednesday night from 6:00 to 9:00 at the Snapdragon Restaurant on Vashon Island.  The session starts out with Northumbrian and Borders music, then heads into traditional Irish and Scottish repertoire, along with a lot of singers of traditional songs.

17817 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon, WA 98070

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