Video Gallery

Gail Carmichael has been taking videos of various concerts and performances over the years. Have a look at them here.

Photo Gallery

Loud & Proud Busking on the Fringe 2017

A group of us came together to busk by the Mercat Cross on the Hight Street to raisefunds forthe choir’s trip to Various Voices in Munich next May 2018.

Busking on the Fringe 2017

Loud & Proud at Pride 2017

A contingent of choir members took part in Edinburgh Pride 2017 on 17 June carrying their new banner and singing most of the way – or until they ran out of breath!

Loud & Proud at Pride 2017

Loud & Proud Spring Concert 2017

Our first concert held at Stockbridge Parish Church at the end of May, went down a storm. We performed songs from home, abroad, popular classics, songs from films and protesrt songs. These photographs were taken by Margot Miller.

Spring Concert 2017 – Rehearsals
Spring Concert 2017 – The Performance

Loud & Proud Festive Concert 2016

At the end of a difficult year, Loud & Proud came together for their Festive Concert and performed songs from all around the world as a mark of solidarity with LGBT communities everywhere. The following selection of photographs were taken by choir member Margot Miller and supporter Jane Garven.

Festive Concert 2016 – Rehearsals
Festive Concert 2016 – Behind the Scenes
Festive Concert 2016 – The Performance

Vigil for Orlando

Loud & Proud were – well, proud to take part in the Vigil for Orlando in St Andrew Square in Edinburgh during the evening of 15 June 2016. We were all there to give solidarity and support to the survivors, their friends and families of the Pulse shootings on 12 June. We appeared along with Edinburgh Gay Men’s Choir and heard speakers as diverse as the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, the Leader of the Scottish Conservatives and MSP for Central Edinburgh, Ruth Davidson and Louise Thomas, owner of the Street bar and speakers from Stonewall Scotland, Equality Network and Unite Against Fascism Edinburgh.

Photos of the occasion are in the Photo Gallery.

Loud & Proud Spring Concert 2016

Our first concert of the year was held at Stockbridge Parish Church on Saturday 7 May. All proceeds went to Waverley Care who also ran the front of house. The following links take you to a selection of photographs by Chris Scott and Phil Gillespie – both professional photographers who very generously volunteered their services.

Spring Concert 2016 – Rehearsals
Spring Concert 2016 – The Performance
Craigie Choir sings at Spring Concert 2016

Loud & Proud Festive Concert 2015

The final concert of our 10th year celebrations was held in St Cuthbert’s Parish Church in Edinburgh’s West End on Friday 11 December.

Festive Concert 2015 – Preparations & Rehearsals
Festive Concert 2015 – Our 10th Birthday Concert
Festive Concert 2015 – Post Concert Gathering

Loud & Proud Fringe Concert 2015 Rehearsals

Our Festival Fringe concert continued the theme of singing from our repertoire from the last ten years. The concert was held on Saturday 22 August at St Cuthbert’s in Edinburgh’s West End. These photographs were taken by choir member Margot who wanted to take part, hence the lack of photographs of the performance.

Fringe Concert Afternoon Rehearsal
Fringe Concert Final Rehearsal

Loud & Proud sing at the opening of the Edinburgh International Book Festival

We were thrilled to be asked to perform at the opening of the Edinburgh International Book Festival an Saturday 15 August 2016.

Loud & Proud at the Book Festival

Loud & Proud Pride Concert June 2005

These photos were taken after the concert, the second and last that Emily conducted. She moved back to the US and Karen Dietz took her place. The Pride Concert was such a success that lots of people joined the choir as a result, and Loud & Proud have never looked back.

Loud & Proud Pride Concert June 2005

Loud & Proud’s Very First Performance March 2005

Loud & Proud’s first concert was held in the LGBT Centre in Edinburgh. Guests were invited to stay for refreshments after which members and friends spent the rest of the evening celebrating in Café Sala (now Café Nom de Plume) setting a trend for the years to come.

Loud & Proud’s Very First Performance

Spring Concert 2015

Our Tenth Anniversary Spring Concert was held on Saturday 16th May in Stockbridge Parish Church, Saxe-Coburg Street, Edinburgh.

Spring Concert 2015
Warming up for Final Rehearsal
Rehearsal with Guest Choir Östergök
Final Rehearsal

World AIDS Day 2014

Loud & Proud are proud to support Waverley Care throughout the year but especially on World AIDS Day which is celebrated on 1st December. The service was held at St John’s Church in the West End of Edinburgh.

World AIDS Day 2014

Waverley Care Trust – 25 Years Old
Reception at the Scottish Parliament

A contingent from Loud & Proud were invited to take part in Waverley Care Trust’s anniversary celebrations in the Scottish Parliament in October 2014.

Reception at the Scottish Parliament

Spring Concert 2014

Two albums of photos giving you an idea of what the choir goes through in rehearsal and secondly what you missed last year and can look forward to this year.

Spring Concert 2014 – The Final Rehearsal
Spring Concert 2014 – The Concert

Various Voices – Dublin 2014

Various Voices is an international festival of choral singing which attracts LGBT choirs from all over the world. In 2014 the festival was held in Dublin over several days and in several venues. Choirs performed from USA, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Germany and many other countries. Various Voices is held every four years and Munich is its next host in 2018. Loud & Proud were able to attend with funding from the Big Lottery. Grateful thanks to them.

Breakfast with Loud & Proud
Eurovision

Gaiety Theatre
Kiwi Blessings
Singing in the City – Dublin Town Hall
With Out Loud Sheffield – Dublin Town Hall
Official Rehearsal
Run up to the Main Performance
Main Performance

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