Scottish Jam Session

As part of the annual Melbourne Tartan Festival we welcome you to a rip-roaring traditional Scottish jam session at the home of Melbourne’s trad scene, The Last Jar Pub.

Sisters Tess and Luisa Hickey. will lead the session and be joined by some of Melbourne’s best Scottish players. The musicians will transport you to Scotland with a toe-tapping mix of  best-loved traditional tunes and popular contemporary ones. Book yourself a table for a meal and enjoy the vibe. Or BYO instrument and join in.  Free entry.

Tess and Lulu are highly talented, emerging young artists and have been longstanding members of the Melbourne Scottish Fiddlers They have recently formed their  own band, Apolline. Look out for them at folk festivals around the country!

The Last Jar hosts traditional live music sessions all throughout the year, and offers a cosy, welcoming atmosphere – perfect for a winter’s evening of great Scottish music!

When: Friday July 8, 2022, from 6pm

Where: Last Jar Pub, 616 Elizabeth st, Melbourne  9348 2957

Book: 9348 2957 for dinner

This event is presented by  QuasiTrad Music and the Last Jar Pub in conjunction with the 2022 Melbourne Tartan Festival.

Also look out for the high energy Melbourne Tartan Festival Ceilldh on July 14, 2022, 7:30pm, at the Collingwood Town Hall.  Tickets and Info here



Here’s a glimpse of what to expect at the session;  Tess and Lulu play popular Scottish tune, Macarthur’s Road