Venues & Communities

Whether communities of place, including urban, island and rural, or communities of people, such as those living with dementia or in social isolation, Live Music Now Scotland can support local authorities and groups in inspiring, enriching and transforming people’s lives through music.

In accordance with Scotland’s Culture Strategy – A Culture Strategy for Scotland – Live Music Now Scotland is very aware of its unique role in bringing music to communities throughout the country. As Yehudi Menuhin said in founding Live Music Now, ‘It has been my dream to bring live music back into the everyday lives of people of all ages…in those places where most of us spend our time, where we work, study, suffer or celebrate, be it in office or factory, school or prison, parish hall or church.’

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Find out more about our work and how we might bring music to you and those you work with.

Making a Difference...

How LMNS is providing music and opportunities for people across Scotland.

When our live programme of concerts was cancelled last year, we took our music online instead, with a colourful selection of workshops and performances.

Babies and toddlers can discover traditional Scottish tunes from an early age, thanks to interactive performances with LMNS artists.

A music residency in an Edinburgh early years centre allows children to develop their language skills through music, dance and percussion.

From childhood audience member to talented young musician - a meeting of two LMNS clasarch players.

We'd Love to Hear from You!

We are always happy to discuss new projects, opportunities or ways that we can help make music happen in your venue or community.