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The Music Department is a friendly place where everybody is encouraged to be at their creative best.

Instrumentalists and vocalists of all interests can partake in a variety of courses and develop their skills further in one of the many groups and ensembles that rehearse each week.

Music Department Staff:

  • Mr C Bensalem (Principal Teacher)
  • Mrs N McKenzie
  • Miss L McIntyre
  • Mrs H Naylor

The department has an extended team of tutors whose experience and instrumental skills benefit our pupils every day.

  • Mr M Bryans - Drumkit/Percussion Instructor (Friday)
  • Mr B Young - Guitar Instructor (Thursday)
  • Mr R McQueen - Brass Instructor (Wednesday)
  • Miss J Laird - Woodwind Instructor (Tuesday)
  • Mrs E Woods - Woodwind Instructor (Monday)
  • Mr R Cowan - Bagpipe Instructor (Friday)
  • Mr S Nelson - Snare Drum Instructor (Alternate Fridays)
  • Mr E Rooney - String Instructor (Monday)




National 4/5

Higher Music


Click on these links for information, or for help with your revision and study

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music
Home page of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music. Information on AB exams and advice for parents and young performers.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
The latest news from Scotland’s conservatoire. Lists of concerts and performances from the best young and established musicians from all corners of the world.


Wider Achievement

You can view the Extra-Curricular Activities 2018-19 by clicking the link below: