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Ceilidh Caleerie Website

Ceilidh Caleerie Dance Band, a group which grew from SMG’s Playing for Dancing class, now have their own website.

The group plays for community and charity ceilidhs for a small donation to their funds. Their policy is to play at events for good causes. They have a caller and can provide their own PA system. Please contact the band through their website for any further information: Ceilidh Caleerie Dance Band

Sangstream :: Scots Folk Choir - Summer Come and Sing Sessions

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All welcome to join Sangstream and their guest tutors on the following Thursday evenings:

9 July with Robyn Stapleton
16 July with Mary McCann
23 July with Amy Lord
30 July with Corrina Hewat

Christ Church Hall, Holy Corner, Morningside :: 7-9 pm :: £5 on the door

Term dates for 2015/16

Term 1
8th, 9th, 10th September – mid term 13th, 14th, 15th October – ends 1st, 2nd, 3rd December

Term 2
12th, 13th, 14th January, mid term 16th, 17th, 18th February, ends 22nd, 23rd, 24th March

Term 3
12th, 13th, 14th April, ends 31st May, 1st, 2nd June

Scots Fiddle Festival Fundraising Concert

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Our friends at the Scots Fiddle Festival are holding a fundraising concert featuring Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas & SMG’s own Eilidh Steel and Mark Neal.

Tuesday 9th June :: Pleasance Theatre :: 7pm
Tickets £12 available here

www.scotsfiddlefestival.com

Nepal Earthquake Benefit gig

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SMG’s Mixed Instrument 3 class are holding a Nepal Earthquake Benefit gig on Wednesday 10th June at Cluny Church Centre, Morningside from 7-9pm. Entry is by donation.

With SMG’s Sing Solo class, members of Edinburgh’s Nepali community, fairtrade crafts, goods & refreshments and raffle!

All welcome.

Summer Come All Ye

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Sing Together invite all SMG students, family and friends to join them in an end of term celebration of music and song on Saturday 13th June 7-10pm at Christ Church, £5/£3 concs/£2 child

Group and solo turns welcome :: shared buffet

Please book performance slots in advance to avoid disappointment! Contact Scarlett for more info and to book: cscarlettmcg_at_yahoo.com

50 Favourite Traditional Scots Songs :: New Songbook Launches

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Thanks to all who came to our sell out event as part of Tradfest 'Come Lift Up Yer Voices: Scots Song Singalong’

We had a fantastic afternoon singing songs from the songbook with new and old friends including our special guests Jen Clark, Linda & Ewan McVicar and Eileen Penman.

Songbooks will be available to purchase from our daytime song classes, from The Base at Boroughmuir and through the SMG office.

Songbooks are £4.00 for SMG members and £5.00 for non members. P&P for one book is £1.50 for UK delivery. Please email info@scotsmusic.org to place your order!

Come Lift Up Yer Voices: Scots Song Singalong

Saturday 2nd May 2015 at Scottish Storytelling Centre

This event is now sold out!

Part of Tradfest