Funding for Musician's Tuition
Interested in Playing Music for Scottish Country Dancing?
As part of our on-going commitment to the aims of our charity, RSCDS-Falkirk Branch have up to £300 available to contribute to the costs of a musician attending a short residential course run by the RSCDS, designed to enable participants to develop the skill needed to perform music specifically for Scottish Country Dancing.
Although applicants may not have previously played for Scottish Country Dancing, they must:
The courses available for 2015 are:
Although the Society is always seeking to grow the pool of dance musicians, there is no binding commitment for a musician benefiting from this grant to play for our Branch, nor for us to employ the musician. However, it is a useful and profitable pastime - we currently pay our class musicians £14/hour and it is a lovely way to combine a hobby and a source of income.
Anyone interested should contact the Chair of our Branch.