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Maoineachadh às ùr airson ceòl agus dannsa traidiseanta Albannach do dhaoine òga anns a’ Ghàidhealtachd agus na h-Eileanan

Tha Ceòlas Uibhist agus Fèisean nan Gàidheal air maoineachadh fhaighinn bho Mhaoin Leasachadh Òigridh Tàtu Armailteach Dhùn Èideann tro Alba Chruthachail, gus cuideachadh a bhrosnachadh do dhaoine òga gus an sgilean agus an tàlantan a leasachadh ann an ceòl agus dannsa traidiseanta na h-Alba.  

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New funding for traditional Scottish music tuition for young people in The Borders

Two projects in the Borders have received new funding from The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Youth Development Fund through Creative Scotland, to enhance opportunities for young people to develop their skills and talent in traditional Scottish music and culture. 

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New funding brings traditional Scottish music tuition to 100 local young people

An Ayrshire project has received new funding from The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Youth Development Fund through Creative Scotland, to enhance opportunities for young people to develop their skills and talent in traditional Scottish music and dance. 

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Music and Dance Funding For Local Young People

Three projects across Edinburgh and the Lothians have received new funding to offer local young people the chance to get involved in traditional Scottish music and dance.  

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New support for Mull’s young musicians to celebrate island’s musical heritage

Sound Waves (SCIO) has received new funding from The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Youth Development Fund, in a partnership with Creative Scotland, to bring together young musicians from across Mull and beyond to celebrate the island’s rich tradition of fiddle-playing, helping to sustain it for the future. 

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New support for Aberdeen’s young musicians to celebrate Scotland’s musical heritage

Scottish Culture & Traditions (SC&T) has received new funding from The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Youth Development Fund in partnership with Creative Scotland to launch a series of taster sessions and workshops, aimed at encouraging a larger and more diverse youth audience across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire to get involved in traditional music and culture. 

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Emergency Funds continue to reach Scotland’s creative freelancers

Emergency funds designed to support people working in Scotland’s arts, screen and creative industries sectors who are experiencing immediate financial difficulty as a result of COVID-19, are continuing to reach those most in need.

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Edinburgh’s creative community adapting work during COVID-19

Edinburgh based creative projects Neu Reekie and Out of the Blueprint are amongst 68 projects across Scotland who have received a total of £1.6million from The National Lottery through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund, to reimagine work and create new opportunities during COVID-19.  

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Argyll and Bute’s natural beauty inspires local designer’s lockdown artworks

Argyll and Bute designer, Pieter van der Werf is taking inspiration from the area’s natural plant life, thriving during lockdown, to create a unique set of coloured dyes to colour hand-processed, locally sourced wools for the creation of new large-scale art works, for sale.  

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Emergency Funds Reaching Scotland’s Culture Sector

Emergency funds designed to support people working in Scotland’s culturesector who are experiencing immediate financial difficulty as a result of COVID-19, are now reaching those most in need. 

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Creative Scotland launches support for organisations to take creativity online

Creative Scotland has today, Wednesday 13 May, announced a new programme  for creative organisations to adapt their programming and content to the digital landscape, during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

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Maisie Chan appointed as 2020 Gavin Wallace Fellow

Fellowship to be hosted by the Moat Brae National Centre for Children’s Literature