In the belief that music and the arts are key to connecting cultures and understanding our roots, Scottish Partnership for Arts and Education provides cultural experiences and educational opportunities in Scottish traditional arts and the historic connections between Scotland and the USA by conducting classes, workshops, lectures and public performances. Please contact us to find out more.



Good fortune, good future through arts and education

SPAE Board of Directors


Michael Herron

 President, Treasurer, Recording Secretary & Webmaster

Diane McCullough

Artistic Director & Grants Administrator


Carolyn Peters


Diane Betts


Johnny Martin


Julia Kelly


Alex Sutherland

In Memoriam


SPAE 2017-2018 Annual Brochure


You can access our latest Annual Brochure here.


SPAE 2015 Annual Report


You can access our latest Annual Report here.


SPAE Quarterly (Fall 2015)


You can access our latest SPAE Quarterly by clicking the link or going to our SPAE Quarterly page.


2015 Gaelic Psalm Singing and American Music Conference


Our conference was on April 25-26, 2015.  It was a huge success!  You can find more information and videos here.


Brian McNeill releases a new DVD


Brian McNeill has recently released his new DVD "Under the Lothian Sky", which was filmed here in St. Louis at the Focal Point.  You can find more information and order a copy by going to his webiste.


St. Louis Review


Here is a wonderful article about the SPAE workshops at Ursuline Academy. Click here for the article.





2017 Kilted 5K - Canceled


We regret to inform you that our 2017 Kilted 5K has been canceled due to low registration.  Registrants will receive refund information during the week of April 10th.

2017 giveSTLday - May 11, 2017


Watch here for more information on giveSTLday, an on-line giving program with additional rewards for non-profits.  We will post a link and suggested giving times to benefit SPAE the most.


Kilted 5K - April 23, 2016


Our 2016 Kilted 5K took place on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at McCluer North High School. You can find pictures and race results on our Kilted 5K page.


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