City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Edinburgh International Festival 2015 Programme Launched

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The new Edinburgh International Festival Director Fergus Linehan, today unveiled his first programme with a strong theatrical line-up and a foray into pop.

McGoldrick / McCusker / Doyle, Queen's Hall, Review

John McCusker, Mike McGoldrick and John Doyle may well be familiar to a number from their appearances on ‘Transatlantic Sessions’, now some seven or more years old.

Brunton’s exciting new season

Christmas may not be quite upon us but the Brunton has already announced their 2015 Spring programme of that comprises a selection of drama, dance, music, comedy, film and children’s theatre to suit a

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra Hogmanay Celebration

Annual Hogmanay bash with massed fiddlers, singers, dancers and the Stockbridge pipe band playing an assortment of jigs and reels, strathspeys, slow airs and well-known songs.

Nordic Fiddlers Bloc, Queen's Hall, Review

Nordic Fiddler's Bloc

Nordic Fiddlers Bloc embrace the traditions of Shetland, Norway and Denmark, in addition to music furth of these northern locations.

Julie Fowlis, Queen's Hall, Review

Performing for over ninety minutes to a near-capacity Queen’s Hall audience, Julie Fowlis confirmed her standing as one of our finest interpreters of Gaelic repertoire.

Cadenza's Annual Open Rehearsal

Edinburgh choir Cadenza seeks Singers.

Blabbermouth 1, The Assembly Hall, review

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From midday to midnight on the day before Scotland’s Referendum on Independence, The National Theatre of Scotland hosted a live twelve-hour celebration of Scottish music and spoken word written by Sco

Head to the Borders for Traditions in Place Networking Day

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Border ballads, fiddle tunes, traditional tales and dances will be hot topics in Hawick at an upcoming gathering.

Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship

The Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship is returning to the Royal Highland Centre for a third year.