Our Music Groups

Gorbals Children's Choir

Gorbals Children's Choir

The Gorbals Children’s Choir brings together children from St. Francis’ Catholic Primary School and Blackfriars non-denominational Primary School to make music, make friends and sing around the Gorbals!

Children’s Choir Details

Gorbals Children's Choir
Sing for Life

Sing for Life

Sing for Life is a daytime singing session that is deliberately smaller and more laid-back than the Community Choir and is especially suitable for older adults, individuals with health problems or anyone who would enjoy a gentle, uplifting singing session.

Sing for Life Details

Sing for Life
Strum for Life

Strum for Life

Strum for Life is our community guitar class for all ages. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a complete beginner or you’ve been jamming for years – we cater for everyone! Guitars are provided, or you can bring your own.

Strum for Life Details

Strum for Life

Sing for health


An inclusive, fun group singing session for people with disabilities and/or additional support needs. Sessions take place each Wednesday from 11am – 1pm at the Gorbals Parish Church, 1 Errol Gardens, G5 0RA. It is led by Michelle.


 Sing for Health Details

This is a small singing group where songs are taught by ear, participants are encouraged to incorporate movement into their singing and everyone gets the opportunity to sing their party piece!

Please email Clare, the Givin’ it Laldie mangaer givin.it.laldie@gmail.com to find out more and see if there is space in the choir.

Strum for Beginners and Inters

Strum for Starters (aged 7+)

Free family guitar classes for brand new players to get up and strumming. Lessons take place at 4.45 – 5.25 at Gorbals Parish Church, 1 Errol Gardens, G5 0RA.

Strum for Inters

Guitar class for folks with the basics under their belts but with a little more to learn. Most suitable for older kids.

Lessons take place at 17:30 – 18:15 at Gorbals Parish Church, 1 Errol Gardens, G5 0RA. Please contact the manager Clare at givin.it.laldie@gmail.com to sign up.

If there are there are no space in either group we will keep your details on a waiting list with your permission.

The Laldie Sessions

We run weekly group singing sessions in McNeil Street and Moffat Street dementia units.  We also run singing groups in the Blackfriars Court Sheltered Housing every three weeks. These are uplifting singing sessions for residents, friends, family and staff to allow people to connect to one another, improve their wellbeing and have fun

For more information or to see if we can start a similar group where you work, please email the manager Clare at givin.it.laldie@gmail.com.