Edinburgh Youth Gaitherin

Edinburgh Youth Gaitherin

STYLE: Folk/Classical

Date:Sat 30th August

Location: Main Stage

Time: 12.30-12.45

Young Scottish trad musicians meet Bhangra in an exciting collaboration between Edinburgh Youth Gaitherin and electronic superstars Tigerstyle, directed and arranged by musical maverick Mike Bryan. EYG is a youth music charity dedicated to giving young people aged 9-25 exciting experiences of Scottish traditional music and beyond. This year sees a special Big Lottery Celebrate It project marking the Commonwealth Games and celebrating musical connections between cultures in Scotland. The Mela will host their final performance which brings together Scottish traditional music with electronic Bhangra beats, Scottish stepdancing and Bhangra dancing with Lord Munmeet Singh.