about sc&t


Scottish Culture & Traditions is run by people who love tradition and want to help everyone else appreciate the cultural heritage of Scotland.

Our aim is to promote awareness and growth of Scottish traditional music, song and dance, and to do so in a way which brings enjoyment, encouragement, enthusiasm and a sense of community.

Our tutors are all experienced in their subject and are enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge with others. SC&T also provides training for tutors and potential tutors.

Scottish Culture & Traditions Association is a Scottish Incorporated Charitable Organisation charity number SC027559.

Seven traditional musicians playing outdoors

Levels Explained

What does level 1 2 3 mean?

These relate to the ability and level the class is aimed at:

0 = Complete beginner – no experience of your instrument.

1 = Beginner – Have only been playing for a short time.  

2 = Intermediate – Have been playing for a while and can play some tunes

3 = Advanced – Can play and learn tunes competently 

0/1, 1/2, 2/3 etc = Both levels are accommodated

No level indicated = This course is open to all levels but some experience is recommended.