Claire is a freelance musician, music educator and podcaster based in Glasgow Scotland.


EXCITING NEWS – I am honoured the the HUFT Virtual Strathspey & Reel has been nominated for COMMUNITY PROJECT OF THE YEAR at this 2020 MG Alba Trad Awards!.

The Virtual Strathspey & Reel was born in a bleak time at the beginning of the C19 “Lockdown ” restrictions. It has been a complete joy to meet and bring together folk worldwide to enjoy our common interest of playing music!

You can vote here, if you fancy giving us, and indeed all the musicians and projects nominated in this years’ awards – A bit of sparkle to a difficult year.


Claire is a creative and music educator based in Glasgow and is currently involved in a number of community music projects across Scotland including the Hands Up For Trad Virtual Strathspey & Reel, The Cowal Fiddle Workshop and The Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop. Other projects include one to one instrument tuition, and presenting and producing Claire’s Ceilidh Podcast & RADIO: Claire’s Ceilidh on www.mixlr.com/handsupfortrad radio.

Claire has also undertaken studying for a Masters In Education at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Claire also enjoys a tune on the ceilidh scene, playing with her own band – Claire Gullan & Friends , and joining others in performances and broadcasts.

“The Buchan Ness Lighthouse
Pen, Charcoal & Watercolour

Original Artwork of Scottish Scenes

HOW TO CEILIDH… 3 has been POSTPONED due to the Corona Virus Pandemic

Creative Scottish Music Workshop – Glasgow Disability Alliance