Glasgow City Council

CREATE Music Groups

CREATE Music

Whole Authority Music Ensembles  - the following programme will be offered to Glasgow City Council young musicians during session 2016/17.

Big Band

The ensemble is aimed at musicians currently playing at approximately ASBRSM grade 4 and above.

  • Instruments - Vocals, Flute, Clarinet, All Saxophones, Trumpet/Comet, 
    Trombone, Guitar, Piano, Bass (upright) Bass (electric), Drum Kit.
  • Where - City Halls
  • When -  Thursday
  • Time - 19.00 - 21.00

Brass/Woodwind Training Band 

The Ensemble is aimed at Brass and Woodwind players currently playing at approximately ASBRSM grade 1 - 3.

  • Instruments - Woodwind, Brass
  • Where - City Halls
  • When -  Saturday (Term-time - September to April)
  • Time - 12.00 - 13.00
  • Informal audition 
  • Pathway to -  Glasgow Schools' Concert Band

Concert Band

The band is aimed at Brass, Woodwind and Percussion players currently playing at approximately ASBRSM grade 4 and above.

  • Instruments - Woodwind, Brass,  Percussion
  • Where - City Halls
  • When -  Saturday (Term-time - September to April)
  • Time - 11.00 - 13.00
  • Pathway to -  Glasgow Schools' Symphony Orchestra

String Orchestra

The String Orchestra is aimed at string players currently playing at approximately ASBRSM grade 4 and above.

  • Instruments - Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
  • Where - City Halls
  • When -  Saturday (Term-time - September to April)
  • Time - 09.00 - 11.00
  • Pathway to - Glasgow Schools' Symphony Orchestra and String Ensemble

String Training Orchestra

The Training Orchestra is aimed at string players currently playing at approximately ASBRSM grade 1 - 3.

  • Instruments - Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
  • Where - City Halls
  • When -  Saturday (Term-time - September to April)
  • Time - 09.00 - 11.00
  • Pathway to  - Glasgow Schools' String Orchestra

Voice Factory

This is a choral programme for children in P4 - 7 and young people attending secondary school.

Members receive ½ choral singing and ½ musicianship training at each rehearsal

  • Instrument - Voice
  • Where - City Halls
  • When - Saturday
  • Time -  (P4 - 09.00 - 10.00, P5 - 10.00 -11.00, P6/7 - 11.00 - 12.00, Secondary 12.00 - 13.00
  • Informal audition for p5, p6/7 & Secondary choir

Get In Touch 

  • Phone Neil Robertson 
    0141 276 8472
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