In addition to presentational performances Jack has been involved in traditional arts training and education activities:
Workshops – Swannanoa Gathering Celtic Week; West Virginia Elderhostel; Florida Elderhostel; Florida Folk Festival; Common Ground on the Hill; Common Ground Scotland; John C. Campbell Folk School; Lauder College, Scotland.
Examining – External examiner for the Graduate and Post-Graduate Degree in Scottish Music, Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow.
Training and Development – Consultant to the Traditional Music Tutors’ Training Network (developed a complete tutoring qualification which was nationally validated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority in 2004)
Publications – Reviews for Culture and
Non Musical – Jack was a college Head
of Department in