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.

SMG Tutor

Matthew has been playing Scottish music since he first started playing the accordion at the age of seven and has been playing for functions regularly since he was 15, with different bands as well as his own band and as a soloist. Matthew plays at the “Taste of Scotland Show” in the Prestonfield Hotel during the summer.

Matthew has been a multiple prize winner in the Scottish Accordion competition scene, including Overall Senior Champion, Senior Pipe Music Champion and Senior Traditional Accordion Champion all in 2013 and was crowned All Scotland Senior Accordion Champion in 2017.