Caird Hall nominated for Venue of the Year

Caird Hall among nominees for 21st Scots Trad Music Awards as public voting opens

Caird Hall is among a vibrant and talented cast of nominees announced for the 21st MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards, with over 110 artists and organisations in the running across 22 categories, showcasing the abundance of talent in Scotland’s traditional music scene.

Caird Hall has been nominated in the Venue of the Year category where they are competing against The Tolbooth - Stirling, Lyth Arts Centre and Breasclete Hall - Lewis.




The winners will be announced at the annual glittering award ceremony at Caird Hall in Dundee on Saturday 2nd December 2023.

Celebrating its 21st edition this year, the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards has grown steadily over the past two decades to reflect the flourishing tapestry of Scotland’s traditional music scene.

With the genre experiencing an impressive resurgence, reaching wider audiences with new festivals and events popping up year after year, the awards – organised by Scotland’s traditional culture, music and arts organisation Hands Up For Trad – stand as a testament to the trad scene’s enduring appeal.

Voting is now open and closes on Sunday 19th November. Votes can be cast at

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