Free Events
Summerhall

We hope Summerhall will be a place to network, relax, listen, and browse. There is a café and pub/restaurant open during the day, and stalls will be in the Dissection Room for you to look and shop for instruments, music, jewelry, and much more.

Saturday

10am-5pm Session Summerhall Dissection Room
Tunes!  Come and play with other musicians from the festival.  We’ll give you a place to play to your heart’s content.

1-2pm Come and Try Fiddle with Isla Ferguson SH Courtyard Gallery
Pick up the fiddle for the first time and try some simple techniques and notes. Isla has a lot of experience and patience helping new students to begin their journey on the fiddle and enjoys making the instrument accessible to all.

5:00-6.30pm Open Stage for Everyone SH Dissection Room
This is your chance to play in a prestigious professional setting with a live audience.
If interested, please email maggie@scotsfiddlefestival.com spaces fill up quickly. If you want to listen, just come along!


Sunday

10am-5pm Session Summerhall Dissection Room
More tunes!  

1-2pm  Come and Try Fiddle with Isla Ferguson SH Courtyard Gallery
Another opportunity to try the fiddle for the first time. Isla has a lot of experience and patience helping new students to begin their journey on the fiddle and enjoys making the instrument accessible to all.

3-4pm  Come and Try Gaelic with Allan MacDonald SH Courtyard Gallery
Want to learn some Gaelic? This workshop is open to anyone who would like to have a taste of Gaelic. This class will take an interactive and conversational approach. You will learn a few phrases, play some games and get some tips to help with pronunciation.  

Stalls c Andrew Christie

Allan MacDonald