YMI Music & Sound Pathways Project 2020 -

- Cancelled due to COVID

Macduff Summer Holiday 2020

Pathways to Music & Media

3 Day Creative Industry Workshops

NOTE: This project is only open to young people aged 12-18 years old, who are in full time education in Aberdeenshire (school or home schooled)


Presented by First Class Drums, these workshops are provided free of charge through Live Life Aberdeenshire's Youth Music Initiative, funded by Creative Scotland.


Musicians, Audio Engineers, Artists/Graphic Designers, Photographers & Videographers


We are looking for young people aged 12-18 who would like the opportunity to gain some skills related to work within the creative industries.


No experience necessary.


Opportunities available include:

- Write and record an original song 

- Release the song on CD and all major streaming services

- Play your musical instrument in a band

- Singing & developing vocal ability

- Learn how to use professional audio recording studio equipment

- Learn photography and videography skills

- Work with a professional graphic designer to design & produce a commercial quality CD and booklet

- Learn from industry professionals about building a career in the creative industry

- All equipment & lunch each day is provided



Workshops will be held in Macduff during the summer holidays at Macduff Arts Centre.

Watch the documentary video from 2018:

To Apply:

Application forms will be available here, closer to the time.​

Complete the form and email a copy/photo to


before TBC

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Date Options:

Group A - TBC

Group B - TBC

Group C - TBC

NOTE: Successful applicants will be contacted!

View & listen to project material from previous years:

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