SPAE Board of Directors

Michael Herron

 President, Treasurer, Recording Secretary & Webmaster

Diane McCullough

Artistic Director & Grants Administrator


Carolyn Peters


Diane Betts


Lorine Pattin


Jackie Frick


Alex Sutherland

In Memoriam

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

2018 Season


Please join us for our upcoming season. Brian McNeil & Jil Chambless will be joining us in September & October for a series of workshops in schools and a concert at the Focal Point.


Artists in Residence Schedule


August 27-October 12, 2018 – nterdisciplinary Project—CONNECTIONS:  ROBERT BURNS AND PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR—VOICES OF THE PEOPLE – MK Stallings, Jessi Cerutti, William Ray, Thomasina Clarke, Jil Chambless, Diane McCullough


September 24 - October 12, 2018 – Scottish traditional fiddle with Brian McNeill


October 1-12, 2018 – Scots Song with Jil Chambless


August 9, 2018 - Felting workshop for teachers - 3:30 p.m.. - 8:00 p.m. - Contemporary Art Museum - 3750 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108 with Jessi Cerutti.  Click here for more information.




William Ray and Thomasina Clarke - Connections Concert - September 19, 2018 - 11:00 a.m. - Central Branch, St. Louis Public Library, 1415 Olive St., St. Louis, MO 63103 - free and open to the public


Brian McNeill - Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 8:00 p.m. - Focal Point, 2720 Sutton Blvd., Maplewood, MO 63143 - tickets at


McCluer North and McCluer High School Orchestras with Brian McNeill - October 12, 2018 - 7:00 p.m., McCluer North High School, 705 Waterford, Florissant, MO 63033 - free and open to the public






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