James Dillon: Tanz/haus Triptych 2017 wins Royal Philharmonic Society Chamber-Scale Composition Award

Sally Beamish to compose and perform in World Premiere of new work for six violas at 2018 soundfestival

In Place Spring 2018 Album, Tour and Resonance FM programme

Listen to what goes on at Get Composing!

Watch & listen

Video: soundfestival 2017 highlights

Watch & listen

soundfestival 2017: Pascal Gallois, bassoon


soundbytes: supporting the creation of new music

by Alan Carr

The Aberdeen Harp Project

scores for intermediate lever harp players available to download!

Making Music Count

resource for primary school teachers - download music activities for the classroom!

Adventures in New Music

sound is a new music incubator based in North East Scotland.

sound nurtures and supports local and Scottish talent as well as artists from further afield. Making new music is important to us.

soundfestival2018 | 24 Oct-3 Nov 
Across Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

Featuring world-class artists, cross-art form collaborations, world premieres, family-friendly events, late night soundsessions, talks and workshops. 

Opportunity: Composer-in-Residence 2018-19 to...

7 May 18

Cactus - Feedback - Drips


A flick through the festival’s 30-page brochure or a browse of its superb website should be enough to excite any arts lover.

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