Cellist Anthony Sayer reflects on his career

Cellist with over 40 years in the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra reflects on his career.

Donald Runnicles on his approach to conducting

Donald Runnicles discusses his approach to conducting.

Ilan Volkov on the role of the conductor

BBC conductor, Ilan Volkov discusses the importance of continual learning to his role.

Jessica Cottis on being a young female conductor

Jessica Cottis talks about the challenges of being a young female conductor.

Joining an orchestra

The experiences of being new violinists in the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

Lisa Milne on the soprano voice

Soprano Lisa Milne discusses what it's like singing in an orchestra.

SEN Music - African drumming

African drumming warm-up exercise, viewers with severe learning difficulties can join in.

SEN Music - Caribbean folk song 'Hill and Gully Rider'

Up-tempo Caribbean folk song; people with severe learning difficulties can join in.

SEN Music - Latin music in a rainforest

A Latin-inspired piece in which viewers with severe learning difficulties can join in.

SEN Music - Number rap

A simple rap number - viewers with severe learning difficulties can join in and rap along.

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