Aberdeen based orchestras of fiddles and accordions that practice, perform and preserve traditional Scottish music.

Concerts

Details of concerts

Tartan Day 2012

Bagpipe player in tartan dress, Aberdeen's Tartan Day. Artwork Abdn City Council

Aberdeen Strathspey & Reel Society is performing in  the Tartan Concert in the central courtyard at the Academy Shopping Centre on Saturday 28 July as part of the opening events for Aberdeen's Tartan Week.

Event Time: 
Sat 28 Jul 2012, 3:30pm - 4:00pm

Reel & Rowie Coffee Morning in Cults

Striped coffee cup & saucer with buttered rowie beside it, fiddle at the back

We're pleased to announce that we're organising another Reel & Rowie Coffee Morning following a successful pilot earlier this year.

Join us for a cuppa and rowie at Cults Parish Church Hall as we perform a variety of traditional Scottish music in a relaxed informal setting. 

Event Time: 
Sat 29 Sep 2012, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Celebrate Aberdeen 2012

Celebrate Aberdeen Logo - a variety of different shaped stars within a circle

We're participating in the Celebrate Aberdeen 2012 parade down Union Street with over 100 other charities and community organisations.

For more information visit celebrateaberdeen.org or follow @celebrateabdn on twitter.

Event Time: 
Sat 9 Jun 2012, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Scottish Music Evening 2012

Close up picture of fiddle

The senior and junior orchestras of Aberdeen Strathspey & Reel Society are on stage once more, playing a variety of Scottish music. From soulful slow airs to rattlin' reels a great night of traditional entertainment is assured.

Venue: Lemon Tree Studio Theatre, West North Street, Aberdeen

Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions) + 10% booking fee

Event Time: 
Sun 29 Apr 2012, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Reel & Rowie Coffee Morning

Coffee Cup with Rowie beside it and violin on its side in the background

Come along and enjoy a cuppa and a rowie as Aberdeen Strathspey & Reel Society performs a variety of traditional Scottish music.

The St Devenick's Dancers will also be performing Scottish dancing during the morning.

Orchestra members will also be on hand if you're interested in joining the Society or want to find our more about us.

Event Time: 
Sat 28 Jan 2012, 10:00am - 11:30am

Tartan Day 2011

Tartan Material

Members of Aberdeen Strathspey & Reel Society will be performing a variety of traditional Scottish music in the city centre as part of the Tartan Day celebrations on 30 July 2011.

We'll be performing in Union Terrace Gardens. Exact timings are subject to the running time of the previous acts, but we will be appearing between 3.30pm and 4.15pm.

Event Time: 
Sat 30 Jul 2011, 3:30pm - 4:15pm

Fiddlers' Rally 2011

Fiddlers Rally - Fiddlers dressed in tartan playing

Aberdeen Strathspey & Reel Society are hosting the annual Fiddlers' Rally at Aberdeen Music Hall on Saturday 12 November 2011.

Fiddle and accordion players from across Scotland will be joining us for a great evening of traditional Scottish music.

Event Time: 
Sat 12 Nov 2011, 7:30pm - 10:00pm

St Andrew's Day Celebrations

St Andrews Day Celebrations Logo - Saltire Flag wrapped around the Earth

Appearance cancelled: Apologies but due to the weather preventing some of the members attending we won't be performing as advertised.

Event Time: 
Sun 28 Nov 2010, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Fiddlers' Spectacular 2011

Image of violin in background with Scottish singers Caledon in the foreground

The Fiddlers' Spectacular is returning to HMT from the 5-7 May 2011. Tickets are on sale from Aberdeen Box Office, Tel 01224 641122. Prices £15.50-£18.50* + booking fee. Concessions, APA Friends and group discounts are also available.

Event Time: 
Thu 5 May 2011, 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Event Time: 
Fri 6 May 2011, 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Event Time: 
Sat 7 May 2011, 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Fiddlers' Rally 2010

Paul Anderson playing his fiddle

Aberdeen Strathspey & Reel Society are hosting the annual Fiddlers' Rally at Aberdeen Music Hall on 13 November 2010.

Fiddle and accordion players from across Scotland will be joining us for a great evening of traditional Scottish music.

Special guests for the evening are Paul Anderson and Shona Donaldson. Our compere is Robert Lovie.

Event Time: 
Sat 13 Nov 2010, 7:30pm - 10:00pm

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