Creative Learning


Red Note undertakes a variety of exciting work with younger musicians; from taking brand new music into the classroom and making opportunities to meet the music close-up, to collaborations with beginning creative musicians. Find out more about one of our most recent partnerships with the brilliant makers of the Songbook project.

New Music Makers

New Music Makers inspires and supports composing within high schools, and demonstrates how a professional ensemble working in partnership with a school can create a genuine, practical legacy, enabling the school to take the work forward independently.

Go Compose!

Go Compose! is a UK-wide project encouraging more young people aged 14 – 19 (and in full-time education) to develop their creative voices and make new work,

Red Note Advanced Academy

Designed to help bridge the gap between advanced postgraduate performance study and the experience of the full time professional player, Red Note Advanced Academy works with students from Europe’s most prestigious conservatoires.

RCS Residency

As Contemporary Ensemble in Residence at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Red Note is a key partner in supporting the development of emerging conductors and composers, offering vital experience in working with professional musicians.

5 Places

Red Note likes to make working relationships which last. Find out how we’re developing longer term engagement projects with communities around Scotland.