Free Fringe Music at the Museum

Experience the joy of live music with different performers every day in partnership with Live Music Now Scotland.

Free Fringe Music at the Museum

About Free Fringe Music at the Museum

To celebrate Rip It Up, some of Scotland’s best young contemporary music talents will perform an exciting blend of Scottish pop, traditional Scottish songs and instrumental sets.

Featuring artists selected by Live Music Now Scotland, student performers from Edinburgh Napier University's Popular Music Course and a special set from Edinburgh Gay Men's Chorus.

Drop-in, Please note there is no performance on Saturday 11 August.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Free Fringe Music at the Museum are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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