HypeSound: free course for young musicians in any genre

FREE Electronic/Live Composing & Collaboration course in Glasgow

Featuring top DJ/Production Outfit Tigerstyle and maverick instrumentalist Michael Bryan

6 monthly weekend sessions bringing together young live musicians and electronic composers (aged 14-25) with inspiring professional musicians, finishing with a live performance and demo recording. 

Experimenting with live music and electronic production techniques:
– Work with other young people
– Create your own new tracks
– Record a demo 
– Put on your own live show 

We want:
– composers 
– instrumentalists
– vocalists


You don’t need to play an instrument, you just need a passion for music and a desire to try out your ideas.

Tigerstyle will teach you to use computer software to create music
– for complete beginners
– experienced composers who want to develop their ideas and experiment with live musicians
– and live musicians who want to bring a new dimension to their music
Michael Bryan will bring you together as a collaborative band, helping you share ideas and create an inspiring performance.

You’ll also learn about promoting yourself as an artist and routes into the music business.

We’re based at 2 fantastic venues: 
Multi-arts space the Tramway (25 Albert Dr, Glasgow G41 2PE – next to Pollockshields East train station)
Popular bar and gig venue Stereo (22-28 Renfield Ln, Glasgow, G2 6PH – near Central Station)

Dates and times:

Saturday 20th Feb 10.30-3.30 – Stereo 
Saturday 12th March 10.30-3.30 – Tramway 
Saturday 26th March 10.30-3.30 – Tramway 
Sunday 17th April 11.30-4.00 – Stereo 
Saturday 21st May 10.30-3.30 – Tramway 
Saturday 18th June 10.30-3.30 – Stereo, with evening concert 

How to sign up:

Places are FREE but limited. To get the most out of the course it’s best that you can come to all the sessions. To sign up, email with the following information:

Music interest (eg electronic composer/instrumentalist/vocalist/passionate beginner):
Do you play anything? (If so, what?):
Contact email:
Contact number:

Generously supported by Time To Shine/Youth Music Initiative from Creative Scotland.