Updates

The latest thoughts & news from those within the Aberdeen music scene.

Aberdeen Council Funds Exciting Sound Community Work!

14 March 2024

Great news for fans of contemporary and experimental music in Aberdeen! The city council has awarded £37,000 in funding to the Sound Festival to support its groundbreaking work with young people and the local music community.

This significant boost comes from the Aberdeen City Council's Shared Prosperity Fund, which awarded grants to a variety of impactful local organisations. The fund promises to support the Sound's existing programs and pave the way for exciting new initiatives.

What Does This Mean for Aberdeen?

The funding will primarily support the following aspects of Sound’s work:

  • Get Creative: A dynamic outreach project focused on unlocking creativity and music composition in young…
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Inverurie Orchestra seeks new Conductor!

27 February 2024

Inverurie Orchestra is looking for a new Musical Director from late August 2024. 

The ideal candidate must be able to create an enjoyable social space for members to make music together whilst helping to…

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Our Weekly Newsletter is Live

10 February 2024

We are excited to announce that our weekly newsletter is now live! 

You can sign up on our website and look forward to receiving a weekly email, every Thursday, with what's coming up in the week ahead, plus any…

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Pete Stollery

27 January 2024

Last night, we bid a fond farewell to a true pillar of the Aberdeen music scene, Pete Stollery. As Pete embarks on a new chapter in England, it's hard not to reflect on his immense impact on our community.

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