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Canongate Kirk

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153 Canongate
Edinburgh, EH8 8BN United Kingdom
0131 668 2019

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March 2017
£15 - £20

Do not repine, Fair sun.

March 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Booking Tel 0131 668 2019

In 1617, James VI of Scotland (I of England) made what was to be his first and last visit to his homeland, as part of an affair now known as the Scottish Progress. In a letter to the Scottish Privy Council, he described how he felt ‘a salmonlyke instinct…a great and naturall longing to see our native soyle and place of our birth and breeding.’ With the resident musical institution at Holyrood having fallen into hard times, James imported both…

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