Following a Primary school visit from 'snas & HYPB, a P2 pupil commented: ‘When they played my tummy felt excited and it made me feel happy to be with everyone.’
"It's not just musicianship that HYM offers,
it's life experience as well" - parent
"our daughter was just buzzing after her first performance with HRYO"
Highland Young Musician of the Year 2015
Winner: Abigail Millar-Todd
(Fortrose Academy, harp)
Photo link for
March 2015 Concerts Festival
Highland Young Musicians
Highland Young Musicians represents and promotes EIGHT Regional Music Groups which are run as an extension to the work of the Instrumental Tuition Service in the Highland Council area. Membership for all the groups is by audition / invitation after an annual Audition Day and members are drawn from all areas of Highland.
Highland Regional Youth Orchestra (HRYO)
‘snas (ceilidh band)
Highland Schools Wind Band (HSWB)
Còisir G (Regional Gaelic choir)
Highland Youth String Orchestra (HYSO)
Highland Youth Pipe Band (HYPB)
Highland Youth Big Band (HYBB)
Highland Youth Choir (HYC)
There is also a history of groups performing in other areas of Scotland, and abroad. The Groups are sometimes available for corporate and charity events although this depends on costs and logistics - enquiries can be made to Norman Bolton.
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|Friends of Highland Young Musicians - Scottish Charity No. 28106 Supporting: Highland Regional Youth Orchestra; Highland Youth Big Band; Highland Schools Wind Band; Highland Youth String Orchestra; Highland Youth Pipe Band; Coisir G; Highland Youth Choir|