Iain Sandilands

Musician

Iain Sandilands has performed and recorded in a wide variety of genres, regularly freelancing with Mr McFall’s Chamber, SCO, RSNO, BBCSSO and Red Note Ensemble. Performances at Celtic Connections 2013 included Karine Polwart Band, Angus Lyon's 3G Band and The Shetland Bus with NYBBS. He has recorded with Jenna Reid, Julie Fowlis, Karine Polwart, Rachel Walker and The Halton Quartet. Recent theatre work includes "Sensory-O", Scottish Opera's work for toddlers and SEN audiences, including performances at Hong Kong International Arts Carnival 2013.

A committed educator, he has worked as animateur and workshop leader for Children's Classic Concerts, Scottish Ensemble, BBCSSO, Perth Concert Hall, City Halls Glasgow and Feis Tiree. He currently tutors at Big Noise Raploch, Sistema Scotland's centre in Stirling.