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Gaelic Week Edinburgh: Traditional Tunes for Tiny People

25 Feb 2023
11:00-11:30 and / agus 11:00-11:30

Kingdom of the Scots gallery, Level 1

Free booking required / An-asgaidh, feumar ticead 

Enjoy traditional Gaelic songs and stories in a fun, interactive performance specially designed for little ones and their grown-ups.

Òrain is sgeulachdan traidiseanta Gàidhlig ann an taisbeanadh spòrsail, eadar-obrachail a chaidh a chur ri chèile a dh’aona-ghnothach airson clann bheag agus an inbhich.

Josie Duncan and Owen Sinclair

Josie Duncan and Owen Sinclair are a folk duo made up of two voices, guitar and clarsach. From opposite corners of the North of Scotland, the duo bring their own flair to traditional songs with vocal harmonies and story-telling arrangements exploring Gaelic, Scots and traditions from around the world.

Join Josie and Owen for a family-friendly session of music and storytelling in the Kingdom of the Scots gallery.

Suitable for under 5s, however children must be accompanied by an adult (max two children per adult). All attendees must book a ticket. 

Josie Duncan agus Owen Sinclair

'S e duo dùthchasach a th' ann an Josie Duncan agus Owen Sinclair le dà ghuth, giotàr agus clàrsach. Bho dhiofar cheàrnan de cheann a tuath na h-Alba, bidh an dithis a’ toirt an tàlant fhèin do dh’ òrain thraidiseanta e co-sheirm gutha agus aithris sgeulachdan a’ toirt a-steach na Gàidhlig, na h-Albais agus traidiseanan bho air feadh an t-saoghail.

Thig còmhla ri Josie agus Owen airson seisean le ceòl agus sgeulachdan a tha freagarrach dha teaghlaichean, ann an gailearaidh Kingdom of Scots. 

Freagarrach dha clann fo aois 5, ach feumaidh inbheach a bhith còmhla ris a’ chloinn (dithis chloinne aig a’ char as motha airson gach inbheach). Feumaidh gach neach-frithealaidh tiocaid a ghlèidheadh. 

Josie Duncan and Owen Sinclair / Josie Duncan agus Owen Sinclair.

Gaelic Week Edinburgh

Part of Seachdain na Gàidhlig Dùn Èideann (Gaelic Week Edinburgh), 20–26 February 2023. This year’s festival theme is “Coming Together / A’ Tighinn Còmhla”, inspired by post-pandemic recovery. 

In association with Live Music Now Scotland.  Find out more about Live Music Scotland on their website.

The session will take place in the Kingdom of Scots gallery on Level 1.

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