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Funding awarded for shmu to continue Aberdeen Youth Music Partnership

shmu has been awarded £10,000 by Creative Scotland’s Youth Music Initiative to continue to deliver the Aberdeen Youth Music Partnership (AYMP). The project will build on a successful year of work in 2020/21 and run throughout 2022.

The AYMP brings together organisations, practitioners and young people in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire to help strengthen the youth music sector in the region.

Date added: 16/12/2021

shmu awarded funding for new YMI project 'Pitching Up'

Shmu has been awarded over £29,000 by Creative Scotland’s Youth Music Initiative (YMI) to run ‘Pitching Up’, an exciting new Access to Music Making project, in 2022.

Date added: 16/12/2021

Making Recovery Visible - Radio/Podcasting Course

The Making Recovery Visible project offers creative courses that aim to support those negatively affected by substance use & addictive behaviour, and who have embarked on a recovery journey to embrace hope and change.

Date added: 14/12/2021

Making Recovery Visible - Music Course begins January 2022

The Making Recovery Visible project offers creative courses that aim to support those negatively affected by substance use & addictive behaviour, and who have embarked on a recovery journey to embrace hope and change.

Each course will work with participants to create meaningful and powerful media that will tackle the associated stigma that surrounds addiction by Making Recovery Visible.

Date added: 09/12/2021

Making Recovery Visible - Radio/Podcasting Course begins January 2022

The Making Recovery Visible project offers creative courses that aim to support those negatively affected by substance use & addictive behaviour, and who have embarked on a recovery journey to embrace hope and change.

Each course will work with participants to create meaningful and powerful media that will tackle the associated stigma that surrounds addiction by Making Recovery Visible.

Date added: 09/12/2021

shmu AGM 2021

Our 2021 AGM will take place on Thursday the 9th of December from 7-8pm, providing the opportunity to celebrate the work of the organisation and our fantastic volunteers and service users.

Date added: 09/12/2021

Community TV Workshops: We Need You!

After a long delay due to the pandemic, we’re excited to be running our first set of Community TV Workshops at shmu!

We want members of the local community to join us for introductory workshops where participants can get hands-on experience with our film and TV kit, take part in ideas and development discussions and work with our team to help shape an exciting new platform – shmuTV!

Date added: 19/11/2021

shmu AGM 2021

Our 2021 AGM will take place on Thursday the 9th of December from 7-8pm, providing the opportunity to celebrate the work of the organisation and our fantastic volunteers and service users.

Date added: 18/11/2021

Adult Services: HMP Grampian participants win arts awards

Exciting news from our Adult Services Team - our participants in HMP Grampian have been awarded 4 Koestler Arts Awards for arts in criminal justice!
Date added: 26/10/2021

Applications now closed For BFI Film Academy

Applications have now closed for the 2021 course. Read more about our BFI Film Academy course here:

Date added: 10/09/2021