Entries by RSNO Engage

Young Ambassador Review: Highland Youth Orchestra

Inverness Young Ambassador, Elizabeth Barke, describes the Highland Youth Orchestra concert, Sat 23rd Nov at Macdonalds Highlands Hotel Repetoire: Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite op. 71a Miniature Overture March Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy Arabian Dance Russian Dance (Trepak) In this session with the orchestra it was a great honour to work with Gary Walker as […]

Young Ambassador Review: Oundjian Conducts Dvořák Seven

Stirling's Young Ambassador, Seona Glen, reviews Oundjian Conducts Dvořák Seven, Sat 12 Oct at Usher Hall, Edinburgh. Solo Cellist Sol Gabetta. Photograph by Marco Borggreve Firstly, I completely loved the whole concert!  It was quite unlike any I have been to before.  The Britten was a fantastic way to open.  The first few powerful bars […]

Young Ambassador's Forum #1: Niamh Mackaveney

Argyll and Bute Young Ambassador, Niamh Mackaveney, describes the first Young Ambassadors Forum and Lugansky Plays The Emperor, Sat 23rd Nov at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Saturday the 23rd of November saw the first meeting of the RSNO Young Ambassadors at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow. It was so refreshing to meet other […]

Young Ambassadors Forum #1: Natalie Brayshaw

One of the Highland Region's Young Ambassadors, Natalie Brayshaw, describes the first Young Ambassadors Forum and Lugansky Plays The Emperor, Sat 23rd Nov at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. On November 23rd, I travelled to Glasgow to meet with some of the other newly appointed Young Ambassadors for the RSNO. Having never encountered any of […]

Work Experience with Learning and Engagement

The RSNO are dedicated to introducing young people to music beyond the realms of the concert hall. The Learning and Engagement department welcome work experience students to learn about how music is programmed within schools and local communities, as well as extended as a facility for learning new skills and providing a creative outlet. Earlier […]

Monster Music's Teddy Bears' Picnic

On 17 & 18 Apr 2013, Monster Music hosted a Teddy Bears' Picnic at Henry Wood Hall.  Families and children were invited to join presenter and actor Claire Knight, alongside a special 'guest appearance' from a giant bear (well, it was a Teddy Bears' Picnic), to sing and dance along in an informal setting, with […]

RSNO Engage has launched!

These are extremely exciting times for the RSNO, as the organisation continues to move from strength to strength.  We've had a more than successful 2012:13 Season,  with Peter Oundjian joining us for a second Season as Musical Director for 2013:14. On Thursday 6th June, the RSNO launched its new Learning and Education programme, RSNO Engage. […]