Scottish Fiddle Orchestra News

It’s Bill and Aly!

The SFO’s Bill Cook caught up with Aly Bain at Phil and Aly’s Findhorn Concert on 25 May 2016. Bill took the opportunity at half time to present Aly with a framed copy of Bill’s tune “The SFO’s Compliments to Aly Bain”, composed for the occasion of Aly’s 70th...

Two Ylas

Imagine discovering that you are not the only person in the world with your first name. For most of us, that’s not difficult to imagine at all. However, for the SFO’s principal soloist, Yla Steven, it came as bit of a shock. Yla’s name - pronounced "Eye-La" - is the...

The SFO Returns to Nottingham

The SFO returned to Nottingham for a concert in the Royal Concert Hall on 09 April 2016. Orchestra members arrived from all over the UK by car, bus, train and plane. A novel feature of our promotion of the concert was the use of advertising space on East Midlands...