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Saturday 3 November – Turntable at the National Museum Scotland

Turntable Pop-Up, 12:00 – 14:00 – Free drop-in

Turntable Performance, 14:30 – 15:30

Join Michael John McCarthy and special guest, Scots Makar Jackie Kay for a Turntable performance exploring memory, identity, family, and most importantly of all, the joy of music.
Booking essential – book here

‘The show will make you smile, laugh, feel moved but most of all put a tap in your foot and a song in your heart.’ ***** . Edinburgh Reporter

By Michael John McCarthy and Martin O’Connor

‘Turntable is a beautiful project, and by the end of the hour McCarthy manages to create a real sense of generosity and community in his Edinburgh audience.’ **** Broadway Baby

‘This wholesome and delightful show is a lovely way to spend a rainy afternoon’ **** The Skinny

Turntable started whenMichael John McCarthy and his Great Aunt Kathleen – 55 years his senior – connected over a stack of vinyl.  Since then the Turntable team have toured her record case around Scotland, inviting listeners of all ages to investigate its contents whilst reflecting on the importance of music in their lives.

Join Michael John at a Turntable performance exploring memory, identity, family and most importantly of all, the joy of music.