Dates and information of various traditional music festivals, events and folk clubs across Scotland in 2015 and into early 2016. The Calendar now includes information about groups and venues that provide opportunities to learn/take part in traditional music and song on a regular basis.
Hopefully you caught the finals of the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2015 live from Celtic Connections in Glasgow - congratulations to the winner Claire Hastings! To whet your appetite for the Tour of the finalists and winners later this year, the TMSA Young Trad Tour 2014 CD is still available, featuring Robyn Stapleton - BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2014, Paddy Callaghan - 2013 winner and the 2014 finalists, along with previous years’ Tour CDs. Visit our shop to buy them and help support this project to continue. Also keep an eye on our What's On page for Tour details in Autumn 2015!
Organised by the Traditional Music and Song Association of Scotland (TMSA) – the Homecoming Scotland 2014 Sessions were a programme of Scottish traditional music sessions across Scotland from late Summer to Winter 2014, supported by EventScotland and Creative Scotland. Thank you to all the venues and musicians that took part in the programme. We have submitted the report and are now looking for ways to continue the National Session Programme concept...
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