Diary 2019

Take part in early music-making!

Below are some events in Scotland where amateur musicians can sing and play early music with others. Follow the links given for more information. If you know of other workshops, playing days and courses, please tell us!

  • Events in bold are organised by EMFS. We plan to add at least 1 viol coaching weekend, with dates dependent upon tutor availability.
  • Events / dates marked *TBC are not yet confirmed.
  • Events in italics are NOT organised by EMFS. These will usually include at least some early music (and may also feature music from later periods). Please contact the relevant organisation for further details.

May

May 25th

Scottish Recorders Festival, Edinburgh

May 26th
Scottish Recorder Orchestra, Stirling.

May 25th/26th

Scottish Plainchant Choir annual weekend, Ripon Cathedral


June

June 1st
Early Music Choir, Edinburgh. Email the choir administrator for more information or download a brochure. You can download and complete our self-assessment form here.

June 8th
Aberdeen Recorders playing day, Aberdeen *TBC. Contact SRP Aberdeen for further information.

June 9th
Scottish Recorder Orchestra, Aberdeen (rehearsal and concert).


July

July 6th
Early Music Choir, Edinburgh. Email the choir administrator for more information or download a brochure. You can download and complete our self-assessment form here.


August

August 17th (rehearsal, Stirling) and 25th (Haddington)

Scottish Plainsong Choir

Aug 30th - September 1st
Scottish Recorder Course, Tulliallan. Contact details to follow.


September

September 14th
Early Music Choir, Edinburgh. *Email the choir administrator for more information *TBC

September 21st (rehearsal, Edinburgh) and 22nd (Glasgow)

Scottish Plainsong Choir


October

October 12th
Early Music Choir, Edinburgh. Email the choir administrator for more information *TBC

October 19th/20th
Instrumental weekend with Tom Beets and Joris van Goethem *TBC

October 26th
The Sixteen Choral Workshop, Edinburgh


November

November 9th
Early Music Choir, Edinburgh. Email the choir administrator for more information *TBC

November 9th (rehearsal, Glasgow) and 17th (Perth)

Scottish Plainsong Choir


December

December 7th or 14th
Early Christmas music for singers and players. **TBC.