Scottish Fiddle Orchestra History

Among Angels in the SFO

Among Angels in the SFO

SFO member - and Edinburgh Concert Administrator - Catriona McLean, had the good fortune to undertake a trip to Orkney in 2021 She reports on an interesting, SFO-related encounter whilst there. Catriona's trip to Orkney As part of my recent trip to Orkney, I took a...

Fiddling for Scotland

This is the text of an article - "Fiddling for Scotland" - which appeared in the Scots Magazine in April 1987 (by Margaret Henderson). It is reproduced here by kind permission of D.C. Thomson & Co. Ltd. Under the energetic baton of John Mason, our "Other National...

The Big Draw: 25 Years On

Reesa McGinn was a founder member of the SFO and, together with her great friend, Betty Henderson, an essential ingredient in any SFO concert of the 1980s and into the 1990s. John Mason (pictured above) composed several lovely duets for Betty and Reesa to play, each...