Pulse of the Place samba drumming band is part of A.R.Ts Afternoon SCIO; Charity no SC045057
At the end of 2014, A.R.Ts Afternoon applied to Creative Scotland's Youth Music Initiative Programme with the aim of starting up a series of Drum Clubs. The funding bid was successful and in April 2015 the project kicked off. By June the project was on course having established 3 Drum Clubs. In November 2015, 69 young people performed together under the Pulse banner at Edinburgh Light Night.
The film below is the first part of the story... includes some clips of the Edinburgh Festival Carnival and Light Night.