Scottish Ensemble Residencies

After months of planning, meetings, rehearsing and site visits, the first-ever Scottish Ensemble residency starts this week in Dundee from 18 – 22 October, with a second residency in Inverness from 25 – 28 October. During each residency the Scottish Ensemble will be getting out of the concert hall and out into the communities in… Read more »

Fundraising & Projects Officer

Fundraising and Projects Officer (Full-Time) The Scottish Ensemble is looking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join its team as Fundraising and Projects Officer. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working for an arts organisation in an office environment and a demonstrable passion for classical music, as… Read more »

Join the Ensemble in the USA

Our tour to the USA in April 2013 is the longest international tour we’ve embarked upon in several years and it will take us to some of the most prestigious venues in the States, showcasing what we do and what Scotland has to offer on an international platform (with 11 concerts taking place across 7 states). … Read more »

Administrator (Full-time Maternity Cover)

The Scottish Ensemble is looking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join its team as an Administrator Maternity Leave Cover. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 months experience of working in an arts environment and a demonstrable passion for classical music, as well as excellent organisational and interpersonal skills. Based… Read more »

Graduate Internship Opportunity

We’re looking for an enthusiastic arts graduate to join us in the office part-time from September to December.  The internship will involve aspects of concert planning and management, marketing and fundraising.  Details of how to apply, closing dates and interview dates can be found by on the right of this page.

2012-13 Season is here!

We’re very excited that we can finally tell you all about our fantastic new 2012-13 season! You can download a subscription booking here on the right hand side of the page. During this season, we’ll be beginning the celebrations of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Britten, one of the most important composers… Read more »

Chinese audiences enjoy Ensemble performances

The Scottish Ensemble are just back from a whirlwind tour of China. Covering 3534km within China and reaching a total audience of 2746 over three concerts the musicians of the Scottish Ensemble had an experience they are not likely to forget! The concerts were held in three of China’s major cities; Beijing, Lanzhou (out in… Read more »

SE Inversion reviews

Our audiences loved travelling through time with us during our SE Inversion concerts in Perth, Inverness, Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh and Glasgow in April. You can read them all on our reviews page Some of our audience got in touch via Twitter too to tell us what they thought: @lynneperkins: A big #FF to @ScotEnsemble. Brilliant concert… Read more »

Jonathan Morton Takes Over

Scottish Ensemble Artistic Director curates a weekend of events at Glasgow venues Our Artistic Director Jonathan Morton is in Glasgow this weekend, Friday 13 – Sunday 15 April, for a weekend of hand-picked events at The Old Fruitmarket, CCA, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Beginning on Friday at 9.30pm, the rest of the Ensemble… Read more »

Musical Hats photos

At the end of February, 700 nursery pupils from East Ayrshire and Glasgow came along to Platform, Easterhouse to enjoy Musical Hats at Platform, Easterhouse The children had enjoyed workshops in their nurseries learning songs and finding out about the instruments of the Ensemble. At the end of the project, the children brought their musical… Read more »

Scottish Ensemble tours to China

We’ve announced details of our tour to China taking place from 11 – 15 May 2012. We’ll be performing three concerts in Beijing, Lanzhou and Shanghai with some of our favourite repertoire including the Asian performances of our 1995 commission by Sir John Tavener Tears of the Angels. You can listen to a clip from… Read more »

Scottish Ensemble on BBC Radio 3

Over the last few weeks, the Ensemble has been featured prominently on BBC Radio 3. First, the Ensemble’s Sinfonia Concertante concert with violist Lawrence Power was broadcast live from Glasgow City Halls on Thursday 23 February 2012. Lawrence and SE Artistic Director Jonathan Morton’s performance of Mozart’s glorious Sinfonia Concertante was selected as one of… Read more »