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Drake Music ScotlandMonday, August 20th, 2018 at 2:01pm
Our #Musicspace project starts back today!
Great to see our musicians in the studio for tuition and rehearsal sessions after a break for the holidays!
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Drake Music ScotlandMonday, August 20th, 2018 at 11:20am
Do you ever shop online at Amazon? Did you know that they will now donate 0.5% of the net purchase price to your nominated charity - so we can receive donations at no extra cost to you!
Just go to https://smile.amazon.co.uk and sign in with your usual account and chose to support Drake Music Scotland...
Thank you!
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Drake Music Scotland shared STV News's video.Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at 9:55am
Great wee film from STV News about Edinburgh Festival Fringe's new #SensoryBackpack service for people with autism. Our Digital Orchestra musician Joseph Cox plays a starring role...! 😀
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WATCH: Find out what's inside new 'sensory backpacks' which will help people with autism at the Edinburgh Fringe. https://bit.ly/2vc5vkP — Products shown: Download the free STV News app.
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Drake Music ScotlandMonday, August 6th, 2018 at 12:02pm
A BIG thank you to Leith Depot for £750 they raised for Drake Music Scotland, Save Leith Walk and Music Venue Trust at their #LoveLiveMusic Week which featured a host of fabulous bands including The Spook School.
Check out Sinead Ferguson Photography page for more fab photos like this one...
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Drake Music ScotlandThursday, August 2nd, 2018 at 12:15pm
A short clip of our collaboration with the fabulous Aidan ORourke...
Huge thanks go to The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and The City of Edinburgh Council Culture Fund for helping to make this happen!
World's first disabled youth orchestra premiere new work
An excerpt from Drake Music Scotland's Digital Orchestra's performance with Aidan O'Rourke premiered at The Queen's Hall on 5 May 2018. The Digital Orchestra...
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Drake Music ScotlandWednesday, August 1st, 2018 at 11:27am
Pete enjoyed working with Music Education Students from University of Wisconsin-Superior this morning. They're visiting Scotland on a study tour led by Lois Guderian (composer and Professor of Music Education) and wanted to find out more about the work of Drake Music Scotland. Lots of fun with Music Technology and Figurenotes!
Thursday, August 16th, 2018 at 9:03am
And not to mislead anyone, this is happening on Wednesday 5th September 10am to 3.30pm on a drop in and stay as long as you want basis! https://t.co/dU0LvBKtjj https://t.co/pTqYTirdYm
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 10:07am
What should disability-led arts look like in 2020? Unlimited: the Symposium on 4th September gives us a chance to participate in the discussion. A way to participate is join a session @GlasgowTramway @weareunltd https://t.co/dU0LvBKtjj
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 9:32am
Several hot topics covered in the latest newsletter from @DisArtsInt plus news of a hugely exciting #EuropeBeyondAccess programme #disabled #performing #artists https://t.co/r7F9qCTz1o
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Newsletter 12 is out. This month we look at improving #access in live music, consider the pros & cons of #disability festivals plus a big announcement, opportunities and more https://t.co/RqUAail9cW #inclusion #diversity #a11y https://t.co/3NP1HWWKKP
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 9:22am
Only 5 days left to apply for this great opportunity for disabled musicians... https://t.co/nfRiHSuRn1
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OPPORTUNITY: Are you an emerging Disabled musician? Get paid to make some new music, work with a mentor and receive masterclasses, in partnership with @DaDaFest and @carouselartuk. No genre/ instrument restrictions. Apply before 20th August: https://t.co/7PEemqcnDP https://t.co/QPPn7dVBKA
Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 at 1:06pm
Great to have been training two new Asociate Musician this week. Jelena and Farhad have volunteered with our Digital Orchestra and Junior Digital Orchestra for a while so it’s great to be giving them projects of their own! #training #cpd https://t.co/UGFIWChhCR DrakeMusicScot photo
Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at 10:32am
Continuing our celebration of world's first #DigitalOrchestra - an ensemble of young disabled musicians who create & perform original music and collaborate with some of the best including on this occasion Aidan O'Rourke @obanfiddle ... https://t.co/dP06vNiaUp #creativitymatters

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