Youth

We have lots of activities and workshops happening in 2022, scroll down to find out more:

See our Calendar of Events for May, June & July 2022


 

SC&T Youth Camp 2022

More Information and Sign Up 

 


SC&T Youth Taster Session 

Sunday 22nd May 2022, from 12pm 

No sign up necessary, just come along! 

Come along to the Boys Brigade HQ, Aberdeen, and try out some new instruments and learn some new songs! Chat to Kirsty and Laura about upcoming events and try out some Scottish traditional music! All abilities welcome.

SC&T Youth & TMSA Concert

Sunday 22nd May, 2pm, Free, Boys Brigade HQ, Aberdeen

Join SC&T Youth and TMSA for a fantastic concert showcasing some individual and group performances from SC&T Youth and TMSA. 

 

Taster Session TMSA


 

SC&T Youth Summer Sessions

Starting Tuesday 24th May 2022 for 5 weeks

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✨Sign up now OPEN for SC&T Youth Summer Sessions!✨

Want to be part of a new, fun and exciting Scottish Traditional Youth music group and be able to perform at Festivals around Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire this summer and beyond?  

❗️Block of 5 weekly classes starting May 24th

❗️Tuesdays 6:30pm - 8pm

❗️MacRobert Building, University of Aberdeen

❗️3 groups - beginner, intermediate and advanced but all working towards collaborative sets

❗️All abilities welcome

❗️Ages 6-26

❗️An online option to learn the sets independently and join in for performances 

❗️£2 per class in person (£10 in total) or £5 in total for online participants

Sign Up Here

Please do get in touch by emailing Laura and Kirsty at youth@scottishculture.org if you have any questions at all.

 


 

SC&T Youth 2022/23 - Exciting News! 

We are absolutely thrilled to let you know SC&T Youth has received funding from Creative Scotland to continue our exciting Scottish Traditional music project for another year!  Based primarily at the University of Aberdeen, we have a full year round programme of in person and online events coming up including: 

❗️Taster Sessions (Starts May 22nd)

❗️Follow on videos

❗️Summer Weekly Sessions (Starts May 31st for 4 weeks)

❗️SC&T Youth Camp 2022 (11th – 15th July 2022)

❗️Weekly Classes

❗️Performance opportunities (Including Stonehaven Folk Festival & Portsoy Traditional Boat Festival)

❗️Student Sessions 

❗️Busking Trails

❗️Masterclasses

❗️Online workshops

❗️& more!

 

The majority of our events are absolutely FREE and only the weekly classes have a very small fee of £2 per class.  Bursaries are available if required.

 

We are so passionate about promoting opportunities for young people aged 6-26 to be involved in Scottish Traditional music and we have events suitable for ALL abilities.  Please do share the word and we look forward to seeing you soon!

 

A big huge thank you to Creative Scotland and also our fantastic partners for this project:

 

✨ Scottish Culture and Traditions - SC&T

✨ Traditional Music and Song Association of Scotland (TMSA Aberdeen)

✨ Stonehaven Folk Festival

✨ Music from Scotland

✨ University of Aberdeen

✨ ShmuFM

✨ Live Life Aberdeenshire

✨ Big Noise Torry

✨ Elphinstone Institute

✨ WayWord Festival

✨ Portsoy Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

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SAVE THE DATE - SC&T YOUTH CAMP 2022

Main Youth Camp poster

More information and sign up coming soon...

 

 


What else does SC&T Youth do? 

- Summer Youth Camp

- Weekly Classes

- Taster Sessions

- Workshops

- Performance Opportunities

- SC&T Youth Consultation Group


If you have any questions at all, please get in touch at youth@scottishculture.org

 


WATCH AGAIN - 

SC&T YOUTH CAMP 2021 COLLABORATIVE SET - BETTER TIMES

 

WATCH AGAIN -

Term 2 SC&T Youth End of Term Concert 

Watch the Concert again HERE

 

WATCH AGAIN -

Term 1 SC&T Youth End of Term Concert 

Watch the Concert again HERE   

   

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