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.

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Ruth Kirkpatrick

SMG Tutor

Ruth is one of Scotland’s leading storytellers, and is internationally recognised as a charismatic performer and singer. Viewed as a Tradition Bearer, she has been lucky enough to ‘sit at the knee’ of some of the great storytellers and singers which Scotland has borne.  Although showing a deep love for the tradition, and is passionate about sharing it with all ages.

Thanks to Sandy Butler for the photo