What a year 2018 has been for Drake Music Scotland! We celebrated our 20th anniversary in style with a series of special projects and unforgettable collaborations including:
- Digital Orchestra‘s first international performance – Singapore True Colours Festival 23-25 March to an audience of over 10,000
- World premiere of Skein by Aidan O’Rourke at our 20th Birthday concert at The Queen’s Hall on 5 May
- Digital Orchestra musicians win an Edinburgh Evening News Local Heroes Special Commendation Award
- Our partnership with celebrated composer Malcolm Edmonstone and National Youth Orchestras of Scotland is one of the highlights of the 2018 Cumnock Tryst
- Junior Digital Orchestra is featured on BBC Children in Need’s Best Bits in Scotland Show
- Our partnership with composer Oliver Searle and NYOS wins a prestigious British Composer Award
A huge thank you to all our musicians, supporters and funders without whom none of this would be possible!