Scotch Whisky & Robert Burns – Scotland’s Most Famous Cultural Icons

Scotch Whisky & Robert Burns – Scotland’s Most Famous Cultural Icons

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What’s it about? If you asked people around the world… ‘What’s the first thing that comes-to-mind when you think of Scotland?’, many would spontaneously mention ‘Scotch Whisky’. Such is the worldwide popularity of Scotland’s national drink that more than 40 bottles of Scotch Whisky are…
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Robin and Wren

Robin and Wren

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What’s it about? Outdoor pursuits of all kinds are a popular pastime for people throughout the United Kingdom. Bird watching is established as a healthy and popular pastime for people to do outdoors. Two tiny little birds hold a very unique place in the history…
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30 Years’ Adventure Tracking the Music of Josephine Lang (1815-80)

30 Years’ Adventure Tracking the Music of Josephine Lang (1815-80)

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What’s it about? Josephine Lang (1815-80) was one of the most gifted, respected, prolific, and widely published song composers of the nineteenth century, yet her life and works have remained virtually unknown in our time. Almost thirty years ago, Harald and Sharon Krebs, who live…
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