Music school

10th March 2006 at 00:00
Aberdeen City Music School is preparing for its spring concert on March 26, with a programme including Brahms, Grieg, Shostakovich, traditional Scottish music and a newly commissioned work by John Maxwell Geddes.

Scotland's newest music school, based at Dyce Academy, takes gifted musicians from across the country. Pupils follow a curriculum similar to the mainstream, but an extended school day allows for an enhanced music programme. They also have a busy extra-curricular programme of concerts and weekend events.

Several senior pupils go on to the Royal Academy of Music in London, the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester and the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

A primary school bursary scheme funds free lessons for upper primary musicians across Scotland who show outstanding potential. For details, call the director, Stephen Pinnock, tel 01224 774773.

www.dyceacademy.aberdeen.sch.uk

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now