Leading music festivals get together to stage first ever opera on the sleeper

Sounding the North @ sound festival 2017

Call for papers, workshops & presentations
PRS Foundation Beyond Borders funding secured to tour

In Place by Colin Riley

A new cross art-form project exploring ‘a sense of place’

Bill Thompson "Sound of Light"

Video - soundfestival 2016

The Aberdeen Harp Project

scores available to download

Making Music Count

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

sound is all about new music.

We invite you on a sonic adventure - discover new sounds and expect the unexpected!

We support composers to create because making new music is important to us.

We think the north-east of Scotland is an exciting and vibrant place to live and visit.

soundfestival 2017: 26 October-11 November

surroundsound events take place throughout the year.

26 October - 11 November

soundfestival 2017


The month-long festival... may spell its name with a lower-case “s”, but there’s nothing low-key in its adventurous and innovative programming

The Scotsman

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