past projects

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2019-present - Scottish Ballet, (Elevate, Time To Dance, Dance for Parkinson's), class accompanist 

2014-present - The Glad Café, The Glad Foundation, Glasgow - Samba Drumming School: Workshop Leader (all ages)  
 

2006-present - Self-Employed, Freelance Musician/multi-instrumentalist:   

Live performance/recording/session/teaching/promotion

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2018 - The Hidden Gardens, Tramway - Men's Group

 

2018 - YMIStirling/Clackmannanshire Council, Samba drumming / music workshops, Wallace High School / Ochil House, Stirling

2018 - KOR! Records - 'Faces In The Crowd', songwriting workshops

2017 - 2018 - Vox Liminis: songwriting workshops with prisoners and ex-prisoners rehabilitation.

2007-2017 – Perth & Kinross Council, Perthshire, ‘Cool School’ music project: Childrens’ Music Instructor:  Running a class of over 30 children with a small group of tutors, teaching samba music using drums, percussion and vocal practice methods.

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2017 - Sound Lab, Kinning Park Complex / Glasgow Music Studios, Glasgow. Drumming workshops with asylum seekers and refugees.

 

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2015-16 - Beatroute Arts, Springburn, Glasgow, Drum Tutoring 

2015 - Capturing Creativity, BBC Quay Sessions, BBC, Glasgow: ‘Makey Makey’ kit creative workshops, music and instrument making.

2015 - YMI, Stirling/Clackmannanshire Council: samba drumming workshops / ‘Makey Makey’ kit creative sessions,

Wallace High School, Stirling / Dunblane High School / St Bernadettes Primary School / Muckhart Primary School / Lornshill Academy / Alloa Academy / Redwell Primary School, Clackmannanshire

Teaching music and samba drumming rhythms & techniques to both primary and secondary school pupils and students with learning disabilities.

2015 - The Royal Conservatoire, Glasgow: Summer course taster workshops - Samba drumming and supervising live ensemble classes.

  

2015 – KOR! Records, ‘Band Together’ music project, Firefly Arts, Howden Park, Livingston:  

Working with autistic teenagers to create a band and help to write and perform original music. 

 

2015 - Sadie Ryan Masters Project; Creative workshops, St. Modan’s High School, Glasgow: Researching communication of language between high school children of different nationalities. 
 

2015 – New Rhythms For Glasgow, Springburn, Glasgow – Keyboard lessons:  

Guiding a class of adults at various levels, using different learning methods.  

  
2015 - Kibble Education & Care Centre, Paisley - drum & music workshops - www.kibble.org

 

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2014 - ‘Sprog Rock’, Platform, Glasgow: Performer in live interactive music shows/workshops for children aged 0-5 with parents/guardians.  

  

2013-2014 - The Glad Café, Glasgow - Venue assistant  

Repping creative events, sound engineering/lights 

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2012 - National Theatre of Scotland, Glasgow, ‘JUMP’ theatre production:  

Running children’s workshops, assistance with music selection for a show in collaboration with Parkour.   

  

2012 - Bar Bloc, Glasgow – ‘Blochestra’: Community band leader  

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