The World’s Room

The World's Room is a home for traditional singing in Edinburgh organised by the Traditional Music Forum and held in the Waverley Bar, St Mary’s Street.

The World’s Room

About The World’s Room

The World’s Room is a home for traditional singing in Edinburgh, organised by the Traditional Music Forum and held in the Waverley Bar, St Mary’s St.

11th October: Guest Performer: Joe Aitken

15th November: Stanley Robertson Night with guests Janice Reavell and Iona Fyfe.

13th December: Hamish Henderson Night with special guests TBC.


While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The World’s Room are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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