Scottish Awards for New Music 2019

sound wins Creative Programming Award

Director of sound is first Scottish-based winner of RPS Leslie Boosey Award

Music Review: The Scotsman

"’s sound’s disarming mix of the hardcore and the downright fun that gives it a distinctive – and brilliantly charismatic – personality among new music events."

Watch: Interview with Garth Knox and Oscar Strasnoy

Composer Diana Burrell on her favourite sounds – church bells and shrieking seabirds


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 encouraging new music creation and discovery. 

soundfestiva2019 | 23 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. 

What's On

PRS Foundation announces Talent Development...

28 March 19

At the heart of Sound's mission statement is inclusion. This isn't a festival that plays rarefied music in darkened rooms to select crowds of initiates.

The Herald

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