8 days to go


  • Monday 12th July - Friday 16th July 2021

  • Open to anyone aged 6-26!

  • Suitable for ALL abilities - complete Beginners & Advanced players welcome! 

  • Online! All classes on Zoom plus Facebook live shows throughout the week! 

  • FREE

Sign Up Here

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How Do I Sign Up? 


1. Sign up for your 1st choice Instrument (there are 11 to choose from!) If you've not used Thinkific (our online teaching platform) before, you'll be asked to create a new account - keep those login details somewhere safe.

2. Start your 1st choice course to complete Registration & Download the Information Document containing the Timetable and Zoom details.

3. Sign up to your 2nd Choice Instrument (there are 11 to choose from!) 

4. Get EXCITED for the 12th July 2021!


What Instruments can I choose from? 

You will choose a 1st Choice Instrument and a 2nd choice instrument. 

1st choice - your main instrument that you have experience of playing already. (Experience not necessary if it is a beginner class!*)

2nd choice - your 'Try Something New' instrument - all 2nd choice classes will be at a beginner level so choose something you've always wanted to learn!  If you don't have any other instruments hiding in a cupboard or under the bed, voice or percussion is a great option for 2nd choice!

* Gaelic Song 1st choice will be taught primarily in Gaelic so requires you to be able to understand the Gaelic language.

Groupwork - During the week, we will have a Groupwork session in the afternoon. This is where you’ll go back to your first choice class and work on a Collaborative Set with your tutor. You’ll then video yourself playing, send it in to us by July 30th, and we’ll put it all together into a massive music video! 


1st Choice Instruments Tutor
Advanced Fiddle Jenna Reid
Beginner/ Intermediate Fiddle Innes Watson
Beginner Penny Whistle Gillian Chalmers
Pipes/Chanter Ewen Henderson
Clarsach Romy Wymer
Gaelic Song Norrie MacIver
Scots Song Hannah Rarity
Guitar Ron Jappy
Advanced Percussion Signy Jakobsdottir
Junior Beginner Percussion (age 6-10) Steve Fivey
Flute Tom Oakes


2nd Choice Instruments Tutor
Beginner Percussion  Signy Jakobsdottir
Beginner Clarsach Romy Wymer
Piano Jenna Reid
Beginner Gaelic Song Norrie MacIver
Beginner Scots Song Hannah Rarity
Beginner Guitar Ron Jappy
Beginner/Int Flute Tom Oakes
Beginner Chanter Ewen Henderson
Beginner Fiddle Innes Watson
Beginner Penny Whistle Gillian Chalmers

Daily Schedule:

  • 10am - 11am - 1st Choice - Main instrument - intermediate / advanced level/ Experience not necessary if it is a beginner class!

  • 11am - 11:45am - FUN TIME! - Take part in the daily challenges to win points for your team!

  • 11:45am - 12:30pm - 2nd Choice/ TSN - Try Something New

  • 12:30pm - 1:30pm - Lunch - Head away to have a bite to eat! You're welcome to stay signed into Zoom.

  • 1:30pm - 2:45pm - Groupwork - First choice instrument choice again to work on collaboration set

  • 3pm - 4pm - Live Time on Facebook and Youtube - Tutor and participant spotlights with fun from Laura and Kirsty on Facebook Live!


SC&T Youth Spotlight Sessions -

We are really excited to be launching our Spotlight Sessions.  Running on the 3rd Saturday of every month on Facebook Live and YouTube, these live Spotlight Sessions, sponsored by Stonehaven Folk Festival and Stonehaven Folk Club, are open to everyone but will really benefit the more advanced players looking to pursue a career in music or develop their knowledge further. High profile artists locally and from further afield will present on their chosen specialist topic, do a short performance and then participate in a question and answer session. 

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What else does SC&T Youth do? 

- Summer Youth Camp

- Weekly Classes

- Taster Sessions

- Workshops

- Performance Opportunities

- Spotlight Sessions

Weekly Classes Poster 

Last term, we ran fantastic online weekly classes!  With tuition in Melody Beginner/Int and Melody Advanced (any Scottish Traditional melody instrument welcome), guitar, voice, pipes and percussion, we have it all covered for you!  With a very talented line up of tutors including Patsy Reid (melody), Claire Hastings (voice), Grant Cassidy (percussion) Andrew Buchan (pipes/chanter) and Kaitlin Ross (guitar) the weekly classes are an opportunity not to be missed.
As well as learning great music from each tutor, all of the classes will also be working on a common tune to collaborate together for the end of term concert which shall be broadcasted from Music From Scotland.
The 10 week term is open to ALL abilities and instruments if you are aged between 6 and 26.  The entire cost for all 10 lessons is £10.  If you are unable to pay this but would love to be involved, please get in touch at

If you have any questions at all, please get in touch at



Term 2 SC&T Youth End of Term Concert 

Watch the Concert again HERE

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Term 1 SC&T Youth End of Term Concert 

Watch the Concert again HERE  

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SC&T Youth are running all their events online

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