We have to sing together.

I was never much good at visual art. My high school art teacher wrote "I don't think art is Colin's ...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Thursday 15th June, 2023

Adding jazz to the mix - Origin Scotland launches the Origin Big Band

New from Origin and starting at the 2023 Festival events this summer, our 16-piece Big Band!...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 14th June, 2023

Now accepting applications for the Origin Choir

Origin Scotland has spaces available in all sections of our choir for the remaining events of 2023 a...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 6th June, 2023

25 years!

Origin Scotland is 25 years old this year....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 4th October, 2022

Tickets available for Christmas 2022 events

We're back in the Usher Hall, and at Findlay Church in Glasgow!...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 3rd October, 2022

Tickets available for Symphonic Praise at St Giles' Cathedral

Symphonic Praise is back at St Giles'!...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 7th September, 2022

Volunteers needed!

Origin is looking for volunteers to help manage events....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Friday 22nd April, 2022

Tickets now available for Symphonic Praise at St Giles' Cathedral

After a break during 2020, we are delighted to announce a return to in-person Symphonic Praise event...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Thursday 13th January, 2022

Tickets now available for the Origin 2021 Christmas Special!

After a break during 2020, we are delighted to announce a return to the Usher Hall in Edinburgh for ...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 18th October, 2021

A big loss to our ministry team

It is with deep sadness we announce that on Monday 9 August one of our ministry directors and execut...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Friday 13th August, 2021

Online events from Origin Ministries

Origin to host a series of online events for the rest of this year....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 13th May, 2020

Urgent Appeal from Origin Scotland

At our recent RESURRECTION 2019 event, we presented a vision for our ministry and an urgent appeal t...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 13th May, 2019

Call for singers for Easter 2019

Origin Scotland is looking for singers to join a praise choir for the annual RESURRECTION event in t...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 16th October, 2018

Auditions for Exile Choir for RESURRECTION 2017

Choir rehearsals for RESURRECTION 2017 start on Monday 30 January....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 24th January, 2017

Auditions for Exile Choir for RESURRECTION 2016

Applications are now being received for auditions for the Exile Choir's next performance: RESURRECTI...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 11th January, 2016

2015 Open Auditions for Christmas events

Origin Scotland is holding open auditions for our choir for Christmas events in Edinburgh and Glasgo...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 12th October, 2015


Origin Scotland will again be hosting RESURRECTION in the Usher Hall on Easter Sunday 2016....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 12th October, 2015

Choirmaster (Glasgow)

Origin Scotland is looking for an experienced volunteer choirmaster to run rehearsals for our Glasgo...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Friday 10th October, 2014

Graphic Designer needed

Origin is looking for a graphic designer to assist with event publicity on an ad-hoc volunteer basis...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 1st July, 2014

Assistant Choirmaster Needed

Origin Scotland is looking for a volunteer to be assistant choirmaster, to work along with our choir...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 5th February, 2014

ROADIES WANTED (with muscles!)

Origin Scotland is looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic team of roadies to help with events....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Thursday 15th August, 2013

Now Recruiting Singers For Our Autumn/Winter Season

Origin is currently recruiting for our autumn and winter season for events in Edinburgh and Glasgow,...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 8th July, 2013

An exciting new phase of ministry

Following prayerful discussion and consultation, Origin Scotland has decided that we need some full-...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 22nd January, 2013

15th Anniversary Concert

Origin Scotland is pleased to announce a 15th anniversary celebration concert at the Usher Hall in E...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 29th October, 2012

Different Voices National Music Event

Origin Scotland is excited to be part of an event next year focusing on enriching our worship and st...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Sunday 28th October, 2012

The Exile Band debut album 'un|broken' now available for download

Origin's Exile Band debut album, released in 2009 is finally available for order online through onli...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Saturday 22nd September, 2012

All-new Student Church Guide launched for Scotland

Origin Scotland today launched the all-new Student Church Guide, covering all major university towns...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Friday 7th September, 2012

Choir registration for Christmas 2012

Registration is now open for singers wishing to sing in the Exile Choir performance in the Usher Hal...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 7th August, 2012

Calling all Singers!

Origin Scotland is recruiting singers for our Praise Choir to take part in two events in April/May 2...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 1st February, 2012

Christmas According to Hollywood

IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME! And nobody does Christmas like Hollywood. Blockbuster movies, awesome music, wh...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 16th November, 2011

Fundraising for Arts Ministry...

It's a tough financial climate out there for everyone, and no-one feels this harder than Christian m...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 30th August, 2011


It's that time of year again when the broadcasters wheel out atheist professors, atheist historians ...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 12th April, 2011

Praise Choir for RESURRECTION 2011 - now recruiting

No auditions needed to join the Praise Choir to lead the worship at RES 2011....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Friday 4th February, 2011

Light of the World - start Christmas on the right note!

Origin Scotland's annual Christmas concert at the Usher Hall has become a bit of a Christmas traditi...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Thursday 25th November, 2010

CHOIR FOR CITY PRAISE - now recruiting!

Royal Concert Hall, 3rd October 2010. Would you like to sing in the Praise Choir for one of the larg...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Friday 6th August, 2010

Glasgow Programme 2010

We are excited to announce our new programme for Glasgow in 2010 with events in the Royal Concert Ha...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 24th March, 2010

Light of the World

Edinburgh, 25 November 2009: Origin Scotland, one of the country's largest music collectives is plea...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Wednesday 25th November, 2009

Rev Dr Colin Peckham, 1936-2009

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Rev Dr Colin Peckham, member of Origin's Oversigh...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 16th November, 2009

Edinburgh Band To Perform Debut Album Live At The Fringe

The Exile Band from Origin Scotland is to perform most of the tracks from its debut album live in a ...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 14th July, 2009

The Exile Band to perform at Frenzy 2009

The Exile Band, fronted by our guitarist Steph Macleod will this year be performing on the Open Door...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Saturday 16th May, 2009

New Album Release

Origin Scotland is delighted to announce the release of the Exile Band’s first album, un|brok...
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Tuesday 12th May, 2009

Usher Hall Back in Play

Usher Hall re-opening to the public following several years of refurbishment....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Monday 11th May, 2009

New Origin Website

Origin Scotland launches new look and feel for their online presence....
 Origin Scotland
 Edinburgh, Sunday 10th May, 2009
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