15 Jul 2022

Development opportunity for Scotland-based composers

We are offering five composers the opportunity to develop works of around 5 minutes for voice and viola working alongside Stephanie Lamprea (voice) and Fiona Winning (viola) from Red Note Ensemble and Laura Bowler as composer mentor. 

19 Jun 2022

OPEN CALL – Northern Connection

OPEN CALL for a new work for NORTHERN CONNECTION: an international collaboration aiming to establish new creative links
between Scotland, Finland and Norway.

23 Oct 2021

Five Composers Selected for Development Sessions at sound festival 2021

Five Scottish-based composers have been selected to participate in a development opportunity with Red Note and sound.

22 Oct 2021

Red Note at soundfestival 2021

Red Note returns to soundfestival in October with 3 Premieres by Luke Styles, Ailie Robertson and Edwin Hillier.

19 Oct 2021

Go Compose! Sharing Session at Soundfestival 2021

Musicians from Red Note Ensemble perform new music composed by young people taking part in a 3-day composition course.

6 Oct 2021


Are you a young composer or creative musician aged 14 – 18 years, interested in stretching your composing skills? Go Compose! is a unique opportunity to work with professional composers and musicians.

13 Jun 2021

Noisy Nights at Sound

Noisy Nights provide an outlet to hear emerging new musical ideas and voices.

12 Jun 2021

Red Note with Richard Watkins – Sound Festival

We are delighted to present this programme of new music for horn and ensemble which was unable to take place during soundfestival 2020 due to Covid restrictions in place at the time.

21 May 2021

Noisy Nights at sound – Call for Scores – NOW CLOSED

Noisy Nights provide an outlet to hear emerging new musical ideas and voices in our new social distanced reality.

28 Apr 2021

The Engaged Composer: Open Sessions

Are you an emerging composer interested in learning more about working with community groups?