Scots Music Group runs traditional music and song classes for adults, informal sessions, monthly ceilidhs and other social events.
We are a community-based charity in Edinburgh.

Graeme Armstrong

SMG Tutor

Graeme is a singer and guitarist from the Scottish Borders, has been performing at world leading festivals including, Cambridge Folk Fesitval, Denmark’s Tønder, WOMAD UK, Chile and Las Palmas, the Philadelphia Folk Festival, Celtic Colours, Milwaukee Irish Festival and 6 outings at Glasgow’s Celtic Connections. Since joining the band Talisk, in 2017, they have gone on to be crowned 2017 Folk band of the year, at the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards, and only a year later, winners of the Belhaven Bursary Award. During the Covid Pandemic Graeme embarked on making his debut solo album which which was released in April 2022. The album is an in depth snapshot into the artist and what makes him tick. Throughout his performing career he has always kept up with his teaching. Loving sharing the tunes and songs he’s picked up along the road.