- ‘How Music Works’ - Forum Event and Open Stage: Tower Mill, Heart of Hawick Saturday 23rd November 2013 10.30am-5pm with music and networking through the evening Calling all Borders musicians,...
- RCS Junior Conservatoire - deadline for applications 6th December: RCS Juniors is a Saturday music school for talented young musicians who travel every week from all over Scotland to take part. There is an open day on...
- Tickets are now on sale for the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards!:
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Latest BlogsMerlin Academy Of Trad Music: November 2013 Business Limelight Award - By Business Limelight Award on October 31, 2013Merlin Academy Of Trad Music are the eleventh recipients of Hands Up for Trad’s Business Limelight Award. The “Limelight’s” are a monthly initiative (launched in October 2012) that recognises the outstanding contributions made by businesses and organisations who contribute, shape and influence the arts and cultural sector in Scotland today. Merlin Academy Of Trad Music supply top quality [...]Go to Blogs pageThe title of this performance, A Scrapbook of Song & Stories, is inspired by how I put together a set list, and the stories that surround the words and melodies. I realised that, when I was thinking of ways to introduce the songs, each one had a story, and every story has more stories, and [...]