The original Come and Play weekend in March had to be postponed because of the extreme weather. It has been rescheduled as a one day event on 21 April.

Be Part of the Future of Music

Do you love new music? Do you enjoy playing an instrument or singing? Then join Hebrides Ensemble for a day of inspiring and surprising music-making in this unique celebration of the UK’s flourishing new music culture. As part of the Contemporary Music for All 2018 Festival, you will have the chance to rehearse and perform alongside Hebrides Ensemble musicians led by conductor and Hebrides Ensemble’s Artistic Director, William Conway and Violinist, James Clark.

Applications to take part are invited from all instrumentalists and singers aged 16 or over and of grade 5 standard or above. The repertoire will include a new commission I am Swimming by Nigel Osborne for orchestra and choir.

You can be part of it!

Date: Saturday 21st April
Schedule:   9.30 registration
10.00 – 13.00 Rehearsals
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14,00 – 16.30 Rehearsals
17.00 – Informal Concert

Venue: St Thomas of Aquins High School, 2 – 20 Chambers St,  Edinburgh EH3 9ES

Fee: £25 full price, £15 unemployed, disability and student

Download application formdoc


Hebrides Ensemble, Making Music Scotland and Scottish Music Centre.

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