It’s time to nominate your favourite act or organisation

It’s that time of year again! We want to know who your favourite Scottish traditional music acts of October 2012 – October 2013 are. Who has been your favourite band of the year? Has there been an organisation that has done some brilliant work in your community? Well please tell us by filling in our nominations form below.

If you would like buy tickets for the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards in Aberdeen Music Hall on the 7th December you can do so here http://www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/events/mg-alba-scots-trad-music-awards.

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We’re up for 2 awards – wish us luck!

Scottish Event Awards 2013Hands Up for Trad and MG ALBA are attending the Scottish Event Awards tonight! We have 2 nominations for MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2012 in the Best Traditional and Best Cultural event categories. How exciting!

If you love a good time and would like to attend the 2013 MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards you can buy your ticket here!

Tickets are now on sale for the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards!

STMA(2013) (2)Tickets are now on sale for the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2013. This year we are in Aberdeen Music Hall and it’s going to be a great venue! Situated in the heart of Aberdeen it’s really easy to get to (Union Street) so there are no excuses for not attending! It is on the 7th December and starts at 7.00pm
The performers at the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards are:

Kathleen MacInnes
Blazin Fiddles
Brian Gear and Violet Tulloch
North East North East Folk Collective
Paddy Callaghan Trio (BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician Award Winner 2013)
The Shee
Ross Ainslie Band
Deoch n Dorus
Tom Spiers and family
Bucksburn & District Pipe Band

The house band are the Kevin Murphy Trio.

Tickets are £20 (+booking fee) and the event starts at 7pm. You can buy tickets here http://www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/events/mg-alba-scots-trad-music-awards or phone the box office on 01224 641122. See you there!

Nominations open in October and Voting in November and we’ll keep you posted with these dates.

In the meantime why not attend Our Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame Dinner, Oran Mor, Glasgow on the 11th October (7.30pm for 8pm). Performing are Dick Gaughan, Kenna Campbell, Paddy Callaghan and Maureen Jelks. You can buy tickets here http://projects.scottishcultureonline.com/hall-of-fame/events/scottish-traditional-music-hall-of-fame-dinner-2/

Not long now…

MG ALBANot long now until nominations open for the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards. It’s all shaping up for another fantastic night in the Granite City. The Music Hall is going to be a brilliant venue for the 2013 event. Tickets will go on sale very soon for the event. We’ll announce the performers in the next few weeks as well.

If you can’t wait until the 7th December why not join us in Glasgow’s Oran Mor for our Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame Dinner. Performing are

  • Dick Gaughan
  • Kenna Campbell
  • Maureen Jelks
  • Paddy Callaghan (BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician 2013).

Should be fantastic! You can buy a ticket here http://projects.scottishcultureonline.com/hall-of-fame/events/scottish-traditional-music-hall-of-fame-dinner-2/