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A singing workshop for women based on a night-time theme. This workshop is called “Beautiful Night” and takes place on Saturday 10 March 2018, 10 am – 3.30 pm. It will be held in St John’s and Kingspark Church, Dalkeith EH22 1HJ and Leigh Ann Fraley will be joining us as our accompanist. We will […]
Acquire are delighted to introduce an exciting new opportunity to bring performers and musicians throughout Scotland together to play and sing through an entire musical score in just one weekend on the 17th and 18th of February. THE SHOW The first Acquire ‘Sing-through’ will be Maury Yeston and Peter Stone’s ‘Titanic: The Musical.’ Titanic swept at the Tony […]
This January, MAW, a new vocal improv group, starts at CCA Glasgow! Open to singers/non-singers, we’ll be playing with our voices to improvise with hand conduction, film, dance, spoken word & more! A choir for people who sing and people who don’t sing – having fun making strange, new, unusual noises with your voice is […]
Alex Hodgson has written one of our brand news songs for February’s Renewing the Tradition workshops, Mauchline Belle. The brief was to write a contemporary song inspired by the life and work of Robert Burns. What was the inspiration behind Mauchline Belle? Inspiration came from Rabbie’s wife Jean Armour also known as ‘The Belle o’ […]
Rachel Walker is very involved in February’s Renewing the Tradition workshops. As well as leading two of the workshops in Oban and Inverness, she has written our Gaelic song Seinnidh Mi (I Will Sing). We caught up with her to ask her a few questions. How would you describe your teaching style in 3 words? […]
The MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards celebrated their 15th year in style (Saturday 2nd December) by bringing the biggest and best names in trad to a glitzy award ceremony in Paisley. You can read all about it here.
The Feral Choir is looking forward to its seasonal Forgotten Carols performances, where they’ll bring to life songs and stories that have been handed down through the generations. The programme includes a mediaeval version of The Holly and the Ivy and a tale of Robin Redbreast written by Robert Burns. “Some of the stories behind […]
This singing group runs fortnightly at Edinburgh Methodist Church from 10.15-12. It’s led by Jennifer Stirling and run by the charity Vintage Vibes, which aims to tackle loneliness and isolation in the over 60’s. This new project to bring people together. Although we are aiming to get a lot of new people involved who may […]
Horsecross is looking for vibrant voice specialists to conduct its choral group, Horsecross Voices Horsecross Voices is a fun, informal singing group for adults which explores a variety of styles. No previous singing experience or music reading is required and the group is open to all. The sessions take place at Perth Concert Hall on […]