Event details


Dumfries and Galloway weekend

9th & 10th June 2018
A weekend in Dumfries and Galloway, singing with the Feral choir.

We’ll link up folk from the choir who can offer a lift there, with folk who need a lift.

We’ll meet with the Feral choir for an afternoon rehearsal on the Saturday, then perform together in the Cochrane Hall, Kirkudbright on the Saturday night. Feral choir members will put us up overnight on the Saturday night.

We’ll sing together at the Eden Festival at mid-day, before heading home.


Come Away
Great Brook
Give Me Wings
Hazraat Bibi
Stand in the river
Up on the roof
What the world needs now
You don’t know what love is
Grateful and loved
We shall go singing
Busi siwe
Sweetest Kick


Concert in Greyfriars church

Saturday 23rd June

Evening concert in conjunction with the Napa Alumni Choir from America. SongTribe will be singing for around 30 minutes.

Great Brook
Grateful and Loved
Give Me Wings
What the world needs now
and either Hazraat Bibi or Sweetest Kick in the Heart

Fran and Jo’s wedding

Saturday 14th July


Summerhall, Edinburgh
We’re all invited to the reception, and Fran and Jo have asked if we will sing to start off the evening part of the celebrations, at around 7.30pm. There will be  big ceilidh afterwards, which we’re invited to join in. We’ll organise a space for a warm up immediately before we sing.

One-day rehearsal

Sunday 2nd December

Doors open from 10.30am

South Leith Parish Church, 6 Henderson Street, Leith

Bring something to share for a potluck lunch. In an effort to reduce food waste, please take away anything you’ve brought along that hasn’t been eaten by the end of the day – thanks!

We’ll bring teas/coffees etc

Getting there:

By bus – bus numbers 7, 10, 21, 22, 34,  C22 and 300 all stop at the top of Henderson Street. Any bus coming down Leith walk stops a 5 minute walk away

By bike –

By car – some on-street parking. Please note the parking spaces at the side of the church, and the car park behind the church building DO NOT belong to the church.

Two concerts

Saturday 15th December
St Martin’s community resource centre, Dalry Road
We’ll have an afternoon concert, and then sing again in the evening


Weekend workshop

Sat 9th and Sun 10th February
Glasgow (venue tbc)
Weekend workshop with Ali Burns and Katie Cooper
Details tbc

This event is open to non-choir members.

Weekend workshop

Sat 16th and Sun 17th March

Columcille Centre, Newbattle Terrace, Edinburgh
Weekend workshop with Ali
Details tbc

This event is open to non-choir members.

Far North singing retreat

Sat 19th – Sat 26th October

Cape Wrath Lodge, Durness, Sutherland
1 week singing in this beautiful wild part of the country, with song workshops led by Ali Burns.

Cape Wrath Lodge is a privately owned house just outside Durness, with stunning views down the Kyle of Durness. We’ll be singing together in Durness village hall, and eating together in the lodge in the evenings.  There is some accommodation available in Cape Wrath Lodge, and 2 small cottages on the estate. there are also B&Bs, a Youth Hostel, and bunk house and a camp site in Durness, about 4km from the lodge. Lunches will also be included (either at the lodge or the village hall), and breakfasts for those staying at Cape Wrath Lodge.

There will be free time during to week to explore the local area – Smoo caves is on the east side of Durness village, and the craft village is on the north west side, and the area has plenty of cracking cliffs and beaches.

This event is open to non-choir members. There will be a limit of 30 places for the trip.

Booking details coming soon!

View from Cape Wrath Lodge, looking down the Kyle of Durness