Discover what life is like as a touring traditional musician, performing a variety of concerts across 2 weeks this summer. If you are aged 16-25 and interested in a paid summer position for 2019, apply today.
Our Ceilidh Trail scheme gives young musicians and singers aged 16 to 25 the opportunity to take part in a professional summer tour. With support from a team of musicians and specialist tutors, participants are given a unique opportunity to develop core skills required for a career in the creative industries and in music in particular.
What to Expect
As part of our ceilidh trail project, participants will learn important skills including:
Learn to use a PA system and do your own sound at gigs
Learn to play for ceilidh dancing and how to call the dances
Develop your stage presentation skills
Develop your Gaelic language skills and learn to introduce your sets bilingually
Be paid a competitive weekly wage and have all reasonable expenses reimbursed.