Book The Scotsman as a solo musician, a full band, or as a ceilidh caller for parties and events around Australia
"A talented, multi-skilled performer who adds charm, humour and vibrancy to any musical programme"
Jackie Anifandis, Launceston
Graeme 'The Scotsman' McColgan is a Scottish musician and ceilidh caller who swapped the dreich drizzle of Scotland for the sunny shores of Sydney.
Book The Scotsman as a solo musician, a full band, or as a ceilidh caller for parties and events around Australia.
Coming 14th December 2023
Graeme “The Scotsman” McColgan’s debut album is a captivating compilation of beloved Scottish folk songs that beautifully encapsulate the essence of his cherished homeland.
Graeme has a true passion for Celtic music, captivating crowds with a distinct blend of traditional folk and contemporary influences.
Graeme is available to book as a solo, duo or full band for parties, events and festivals around Australia.
Graeme, a ceilidh caller for more than two decades, effortlessly guides dancers through the intricate steps and formations, creating an atmosphere of joy and camaraderie. Perfect for birthdays, weddings or just for the hell of it!
Graeme has over 20 years experience running corporate events and weddings through to intimate house concerts. Graeme has built a large network of Scottish and Celtic businesses and resources around Australia including caterers, musicians, pipers and venue hire.
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"Graeme McColgan was a magnificent addition to our 2023 Launceston Ukulele Jamboree Lineup. His vocal styling and easy rapport with his audeinces quickly endeared him to our attendees, along with the beautiful song choices ranging from evocative Celtic ballads to humorous ditties from his home country.
Graeme's warmth and eagerness to provide a quality viewing experience has endeared him to everyone!"
Festival Director, Launceston Ukulele Jamboree
"Graeme truly made it an evening to remember!...Ukulele playing, impromptu highland dancing, rattlin bogs, laughter and joy is what it was all about! Couldn't have asked for more! Graeme, you rock. Kate and I are so lucky to have had you play and help celebrate our special day."
Andy Neary, Sydney
"We had the pleasure of seeing Graeme perform here in Launceston on Friday night and he had the whole crowd singing along. It was brilliant! A really lovely, genuine fella with a passion for performing the songs of his homeland, and providing entertainment for a wide demographic."
Jackie Anifandis, Tasmania
"As a performer, I have watched Graeme enchant audiences, large and small... ranging from street-busking to main-stage entertainment. His natural charisma, and ability to engage audiences of all ages, is a credit to his skill and spontaneity.
As an event organiser, Graeme is reliable, accommodating and flexible... and has been a pleasure to work with."
Petar Grulovic, The Red Lion Tavern, Glencoe
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