University of Edinburgh: A Folk Song Sharing

Celebrating 70 Years of the School of Scottish Studies and Archives

An intimate intergenerational exchange of songs and their stories: three artists share favourite songs, how they came to sing them, the story behind the song and how their interpretation evolved. Performances from Nancy Nicolson (Scots song and story), Josie Duncan (Scots, Gaelic and original song) and Arthur Cormack (Gaelic song).

Part of the Edinburgh International Festival

Date & time: Sunday 8 August 2021 | 15:00 (1 hr 15mins approx)

Tickets: £26 (Concessions available)

Venue: Old College Quad, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH8 9YL


In the Tradition is presented in collaboration with Celtic Connections and University of Edinburgh.

Supported by The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

08 08 2021
15:00 — 16:15 (1h 15′)

Edinburgh International Festival

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