Jazz from Scotland is delighted to announce two FREE CPD workshop days in Edinburgh on Monday 10th September and in Stirling on Tuesday 11th September. These two days look to support and empower musicians through Continual Professional Development and will be the first of an autumn series of CPD workshops covering a variety of different topics. Morning […]
CALLING ALL YOUNG MUSICIANS: BE SEEN / BE HEARD / BE INSPIRED Date: Friday 16 & Saturday 17 March 2018 Venue: SWG3, Glasgow PERFORMERS DEADLINE: 16 February 2018 Apply to PERFORM or register to ATTEND at: http://www.mfy.org.uk/ events/exchange/ Young Scotland based musicians of all genres are urged to apply now to perform at Exchange 2018, which returns to SWG3, […]
CELEBRATING SCOTLAND’S VIBRANT CONTEMPORARY MUSIC SCENE We are delighted to announce that New Music Scotland has announced their shortlist of nominees for the 2018 Scottish Awards. The panel, comprised esteemed members of the music world and deliberated over 200 nominations across 11 categories. As well as the overall strength and wide variety of the submissions, the panel praised […]
The Performing Arts Micro Bursaries support independent artists and producers with awards of between £250 and £1,000 and is administered by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation. They are interested in proposals for development activities in the performing arts where a clear and specific learning opportunity has been identified. This could be for the making of new work, research, travel, training or mentoring.
CELEBRATING SCOTLAND’S VIBRANT CONTEMPORARY MUSIC SCENE SCOTTISH AWARDS FOR NEW MUSIC Nominations are now open! Following on from the inaugural event in 2017, New Music Scotland are pleased to launch the 2nd annual Scottish Awards for New Music. Created by New Music Scotland, the awards will celebrate and champion the highest standards and achievements of Scotland’s […]
We have just been notified of these 2 interesting opportunities for jazz bands to apply to participate in this event in Poland in early December – one a competition and the other a showcasing possibility.
Jazz from Scotland has just received information that applications for “Made in the UK” 2018 are now OPEN! and are delighted to share the information with all our musicians. “Made in the UK’ is an annual showcase of British jazz at Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF), which takes place in late June each year. […]