Following the concert David McEwan, who has been the festival secretary since the first year, 1979, made special mention of rotarian Jim Angus, who passed away last week and was a great supporter of the event.
‘We’re looking forward to some great and innovative music.’
The school-aged children are competing for 28 trophies in various piping, drumming, brass, woodwind, strings and vocal classes.
There will be a variety of performances from local and visiting musicians at the Festival Club, and organisers say it promises to be a great afternoon of music and song.
Colonsay’s Donald MacNeill said that last year’s KSF had introduced him to Dyson Airblade hand dryers and he had begun a mission to photograph them on his travels.