There are so many ways that you can support the Music Hall Transformation and help secure its place at the heart of city life for generations. Help us reach our goal and be part of the excitement.

Become an ambassador

If a performance here has touched your heart, or a memory here made you smile, or an experience made you dream then we would love you to be an ambassador.

Aberdeen Performing Arts wants to connect with friends and supporters of this much-loved grade ‘A’ national treasure, to find our super fans – the people who, like Emeli Sandé, Nicola Benedetti and Dame Evelyn Glennie, want to say “I’m in” and support our transformation plans that begin in 2016.

 

How you can help

  • Spread the word about the Music Hall plans with friends and family • Inspire and connect with others on our story
  • Gather stories of Music Hall memories for our archive. See Your Hall Your Story
  • Get involved as much or as little as you can – we’ll be delighted with any support you can offer. If you would like to be involved get in touch today and email: ambassadors@aberdeenperformingarts.com
  • We’re encouraging every single person who connects with Aberdeen’s historic Music Hall and who believes in the importance of music, live performance and the arts to stand up and say “I’m in!” to support our exciting transformation plans. We’ve started with the artists and professionals who love the Music Hall.

 

Aiden O'RourkeAidan O’Rourke, musician, composer, APA associate artist
“It’s been a great experience working in residence in Aberdeen. I am amazed at the city’s diverse and vibrant creative music scene. The magnificent, transformed Music Hall will sit at the heart of it all. I look forward to witnessing the music scene evolve and the opportunities this redeveloped world-class venue will provide. I’m in!”

Alan Spence, acclaimed novelist, poet, playwright, and former director of WORD

Bill Bailey, comedian, musician

Billy Connolly, comedian, musician

Billy ConnellyCouncillor George Adams, Lord Provost
“At the heart of civic life for centuries. I’m in!”

Dame Evelyn Glennie, Scottish virtuoso percussionist
“The Music Hall has a wonderful heritage and history that I’m proud to have been part of, but that is surpassed by the excitement I feel over the potential this redevelopment provides for artists and audiences of the future. I’m in!”

Denis Law, Aberdeen-born, former Scotland international footballer

Eddi Reader, Scottish singer-songwriter

Emeli SandeEdel Harris, President, Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce

Emeli Sande, Scottish double Brit Award winning artist and songwriter
“Aberdeen is home. The Music Hall my first stage. It’s where life-changing adventures begin. I’m in!”

Jonathon Morton, Artistic Director, Scottish Ensemble

Julie Fowlis, Scottish folk singer-instrumentalist

Karen Matheson OBE, folk musician, Gaelic singer
“The Music Hall is keeping traditions alive and creating new opportunities for creative growth. I’m in!”

Kate Rusby, English folk singer-songwriter

Liz Lochhead, Scottish Makar (poet laureate)

Natalie McMaster, Cape Breton fiddler

Nicola Benedetti, classical violinist

Paul Anderson, Scottish fiddler and composer

Pete Stollery, composer, Chair of Sound Festival

Peter Oundjian, Music Director, RSNO

Phil Cunningham MBE, Scottish folk musician-composer

Professor Paul Mealor, composer

Ricky Ross, singer-songwriter (Deacon Blue)

Robin Ticciati, Principal Conductor, SCO

Roddy Hart, singer-songwriter (The Lonesome Fire)

Sir Alex Ferguson, former Aberdeen Football Club manager

Stephen Osborne, world class pianist

Vladimir Ashkenazy, pianist and conductor

 

There are so many ways that you can show your support to the Music Hall Transformation, and help secure its place at the heart of city life for generations. Please click donate and help us reach our goal and be part of the excitement.

There are so many ways that you can support the Music Hall Transformation and help secure its place at the heart of city life for generations. Help us reach our goal and be part of the excitement.

 

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