This is the perfect time to come and join Sing in the City. Make new friends, improve your voice and confidence.

We have 14 day or night choirs around Edinburgh, Fife, the Lothians, Livingston and Linlithgow. This includes our new daytime choir in partnership with the Edinburgh Playhouse started in January 2024.

You will sing song from all decades, improve your voice and your confidence. Take a look at where our choirs are and book in for a free trial now. Also take a look at or Facebook page and check out a few videos on our Youtube channel

Under the castle gig summer 2023


Singing works wonders for positive mental health

We have 14 choirs rehearsing in Edinburgh, Fife and the Lothians. This includes our new Glenrothes choir and our new partnership choir with the Edinburgh Playhouse.   Don't wait a moment longer, get in touch now.

What is our ethos?

” We aim to provide a safe, warm, welcoming and inclusive rehearsal space  for members to sing at a level they choose”

We are providing music in our community and you have nothing to lose by taking a FREE trial. We truly aim to be much 'more than a choir'

No audition process except for our Aw Blacks (the choir that wear black). All our other choirs, turn up, sing, make friends and have a cuppa.

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What's Happening


When the cat and dog home announced that they were running short of food for their pet food bank, Aw Black and staff members Lesley Day asked if we could help. So we put out a call to action, anyone…  Read more

2 Shows at the Usher Hall 3000 audience members and 700 singers

The Usher Hall is always a pleasure to perform in but March 16th was epic with not one show but two. We needed to place 350 people on the stage during the day with their audience and then do it…  Read more

Playhouse partner up with Edinburgh Instituition

Start 2024 by joining one our 14 choirs and we are beyond excited to announce our partnership with the Edinburgh Playhouse. Where else would be better to host a choir? There will be a FREE taster session on Tuesday the…  Read more

Remember When singalong sessions

We started our Music in the Community project in 2023. Our carehome visits with our Remember When singalong sessions were part of that. We provided one a month free of charge and plan to do 2 a month in 2024…  Read more

Sing in the City singing for Cancer Research

Having busked twice in the summer Sing in the City were in the mood to busk more. So when Cancer Research asked us to get involved in their Shine Night walk of course we said yes. We love a random…  Read more

Sing in the City performing at the Mound as part of Edinburgh Fringe

The weather stayed pretty perfect for a busk and just as well as 400+ members of Sing in the City choirs from across Edinburgh, Fife and the Lothians came together to sing their set. Annette Hanley standing high on the…  Read more


We are very excited to announce that Sing in the City are starting a new choir in Glenrothes. We will be using the YMCA hall in North St on a Monday from 19.00 till 21.00. This will be our 4th…  Read more

Care Home Singalong

Kirsty Baird our Director has taken choirs to sing in care homes many times however, this new community project see her taking a small group of around 5 members and a guitar and she provides the singalong. This way nobody…  Read more

Remember When, Dementia Choir

Our sister company Chief Radio is going to be raising money to start a Dementia / Alzheimers choir and what ever we raise, up to our target Creative Scotland will match. 1 in 3 people born in the UK this…  Read more

Sing in the City at South Queensferry Christmas

We took our smallest choir out to the South Queensferry Christmas event on the 24th November. They rehearse on a Wednesday morning at Port Edgar from 10am. There was a massive crowd of people there to watch the turning on…  Read more

Sing in the City Pensioners Party 2022

Our first pensioners party since the pandemic took place 25th November 2022. We had 60 guests from 6 carehomes come to a local church and we provide food and drink and singing and dancing and of course a game of…  Read more

Hanley and the Baird New single out now. The Motorway Song

The Directors of Sing in the City Annette Hanley and Kirsty Baird were singer songwriters before the were choir leaders. Their first song went into the download charts at No. 27 on fanbase buying only. They a very proud of…  Read more