TEACHING

Andrew Howie

Photo by Pete White.

As well as teaching guitar and bass guitar privately, I also work regularly with prisons, schools, youth clubs and community groups, delivering band, instrument and songwriting workshops.

If you would like me to visit your organisation to run a music workshop of any kind, please just get in touch here.

Here is a list of the projects I’ve been involved with over the last few years:

  • Distant Voices Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis and Hot Chocolate (Feb 2018)
  • In Tune Family Time Leader with Vox Liminis at HMYOI Polmont (Jan – Feb 2018)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HMYOI Polmont  (Nov 2017)
  • Guitar Tutor with Milton Arts Project at The Racket (Oct 17 – ongoing)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HMP Glenochil  (Aug 2017)
  • ‘Band In A Day’ bass guitar tutor and workshop leader with Stirling Council at Stirling Tolbooth (Jul 2017)
  • Music Project Leader with Hot Chocolate at Exodus (Jul 17)
  • In Tune Family Time Leader with Vox Liminis at HMP Glenochil (Jul – Sep 2017)
  • NHS Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis in Edinburgh (Jan 2017)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader & Recording Engineer with Vox Liminis at HMYOI Polmont (Dec 2016)
  • In Tune Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HMYOI Polmont (Dec 2016)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Milton Arts Project (Nov 2016)
  • Creative Weekend Music Leader with Hot Chocolate (Nov 2016)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HM Prison Castle Huntly (Oct 2016)
  • Songwriting Tutor at Bannockburn Primary School for P7 Conflict Project (Oct 2016)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader & Recording Engineer with Vox Liminis at HMYOI Polmont (Jun 2016)
  • Songwriting Tutor for Alzheimer Scotland / The University of the West of Scotland Grace Notes project (Apr – May 2016)
  • Guest Tutor at UWS Advanced Songwriting & Performance Songwriting Week (Mar 2016)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HM Prison Castle Huntly (Feb 2016)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HMYOI Polmont (Feb 2016)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader at Milton Arts Project (Oct 2015 – ongoing)
  • Songwriting Workshop leader at Greenbelt Festival (Aug 2015)
  • ‘Band In A Day’ bass guitar tutor and workshop leader with Stirling Council at Stirling Tolbooth (Jul 2015)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HM Prison Cornton Vale (Jul 2015)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at Solas Festival (Jun 2015)
  • Music Project Leader with Fèis Rois at St. Modan’s High School, Stirling (May – Jun 2015)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis and Aberlour at Family Voices (Apr – June 2015)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Creative Expressions at Stirling Baptist Church (Mar 2015)
  • Music Workshop Leader at Vox Unbound (Dec 2014 – ongoing)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader at Milton Arts Project (Jan – Feb 2015)
  • ‘Conflict and Resolution Day’ Songwriting Workshop leader at Stirling High School (Nov 2014) (listen to song)
  • Band / Songwriting Tutor with Stirling Council at Pump Up The Jam ((Oct 2014 – ongoing)
  • ‘Falkirk Music Pot’ Co-ordinator & Songwriting Tutor with Falkirk Council at Denny High School (Aug – Nov 2014)
  • Commissioned Songwriter and Performer for Distant Voices (June 2014) (listen to song)
  • Music Project Leader with Milton Arts Project at Miltonbank Primary School (Jan – June 2014) (watch video)
  • Songwriting Workshop Leader with Vox Liminis at HMP Shotts (May 2014) (listen to song)
  • Creative Weekend Music Leader with Hot Chocolate (May 2014)
  • Assistant Choir Leader with Vox Liminis at HMP Barlinnie (Sep 2013 – Dec 2013) (listen to choir feedback)
  • Assistant Music Tutor with Impact Arts at HMP Polmont (Sep 2012 – Sep 2013)
  • Volunteer Assistant with Sistema Scotland at Big Noise, Stirling (2011 – 2012)

Here’s a playlist of songs written during these projects:

 

And here’s a music video we made as part of the Miltonbank Primary School music project: