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Dee Don Ceilidh Nominated as Community Project of the year

  • Submitted by: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
  • Date lodged: Wednesday, 17 November 2021
  • Motion reference: S6M-02144

That the Parliament congratulates the Dee and Don Ceilidh Collective on being nominated in the Community Project of the Year at the 2021 MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards; notes that the group was launched in 2016 to promote arts, culture and heritage through music and dance in the north-east by getting communities together; applauds its work showcasing the region; notes that its most recent project, Our Living Rivers and Glens, encouraged its members to venture into the area they live and capture sounds, video and images for an online media map; acknowledges the new music created by composers in response to this inspiration, and wishes the Dee Don and Ceilidh Collective all the best for awards night.

Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Finlay Carson, Sharon Dowey, Russell Findlay, Meghan Gallacher, Maurice Golden, Pam Gosal, Jamie Greene, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Rachael Hamilton, Stephen Kerr, Bill Kidd, Douglas Lumsden, Ruth Maguire, Edward Mountain, Audrey Nicoll, Alexander Stewart, Sue Webber, Annie Wells, Tess White