Jim Hunter Music

Singer, Songwriter and Tutor

Written by: Graham Flett

Tutor of the Year?

Jim has been nominated for music tutor of the year at this years Scots Trad Music Awards. If you would like to vote, please use this link


JimFest Blurb ECDraft03 (link to pdf) JimFest 2016 Two Exclusive Concerts in Glenuig Hall   Friday 15th July JIM MICHIE with friends Saturday 16th July JIM HUNTER and the CRACK O’ NOON CLUB To celebrate their 40 years of making music together Glenuig Hall is proud to host a weekend of music with Jim Hunter and Jim Michie, accompanied and supported by a host of friends and collaborators. Jim Hunter: Songwriter, guitarist, performer, tutor, mentor

MPH at Belladrum (2008)

Camera footage of Michie, Prichard & Hunter performing ‘Big Man With The Beard’ at the Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival, supporting Little Feat!


  Uphill Slide (1991)   Fingernail Moon (1992)   The Crack O’ Noon Club (1995)   Sparks In Flight (1996)   Songhunter: Spirit of the Land (1998) Turning the Tide (2001) Old Dogs for the Hard Road (2008) Coastlines (2008) Down In The Gin Shed (2012)

Lyrics of the North

Just finished a cracking project on behalf of Feis Rois, at the Moniack Mhor creative writing centre near Dingwall, in the Highlands. More to follow!

Jim’s Biog

I was born in Edinburgh Scotland New Years Day 1956. My first musical excursion started at the age of seven when I started at The College of Piping, learning the bagpipes. I took to this with a passion for five years and played the role of the boy Macrimmon with the silver chanter on the television for the BBC. At the age of twelve a mixture of hormones and Fender Stratocasters lured me to the