May newsletter


sound Festival 2016 dates announced

Blog Post

sound festival and me - how sound helped shape my career

Lliam Paterson
Blog Post

soundbytes - supporting the creation of new music

by Alan Carr
Do you love music?


Residential course, 1-5 August

Aberdeen Harp Project

scores and information

Resources for Primary School Teachers


Information about previous festivals
Sunday Herald review

sound Festival 2015: Impressively diverse

by Mark Brown

At sound we are all about new music.

We think everyone should go on a sonic adventure, discovering new sounds and widening their musical horizons.

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

We’re about expecting the unexpected and making the north-east of Scotland a more exciting and vibrant place to live and visit.

soundfestival 20th October - 6 November 2016

surroundsound throughout the year

Why New Music? by Matthew Whiteside (composer)

28 April 16


For years now, sound has been the musical highlight of my year. My children participate (in their own home area without having to travel for hours!) in quality workshops led by musicians of expert calibre. There is so much for the local communities to be involved in...

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